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Leonard Norman Bebchick, American lawyer. Bar: Massachusetts 1958, District of Columbia 1960, Maryland 1989.


Bebchick, Leonard Norman was born on December 11, 1932 in New Bedford. Son of Samuel and Frances (Hait) Bebchick.


AB, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1955. Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1958.


Attorney Civil Aeronautics Board, Washington, 1958—1959. Associate Ginsburg & Leventhal, 1960-1964. Partner Bebchick, Sher & Kushnick, 1964-1974, Martin, Whitfield, Smith & Bebchick, Washington, 1974-1982.

President Leonard N. Bebchick Professional Corporation, 1982-1988. Partner Leva, Hawes, Mason, Martin & Bebchick, 1988-1989. Private practice, since 1989, Maryland.

Joint company secretary British Caledonian Airways, England, 1963-1988. Board directors British Caledonian Group, England, 1978-1988, London Transport International Consultants, United States, 1990-1992. Special counsel District of Columbia Public Service Commission, Washington, 1965-1966, VI Public Utilities Commission, 1967-1970.


  • Bar: Massachusetts 1958, District of Columbia 1960, Maryland 1989.


Board directors, executive communications, vice president Jewish Foundation Group Homes, since 1992. President Congregation Beth El of Montgomery County, 1993—1995. Board directors United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism, 1993—2005, Jewish Federation Greater Washington, 1996—2002.

Board governors committees Jewish Agency Israel, 1998—2002. Board directors, vice chair, executive committee Muss High School Israel, since 1997. Member national council American Jewish Committee, 2002—2009, board director, executive communications, vice president District of Columbia region, since 2002.

Board directors Partnership for Jewish Life and Learning, 2005—2009. Member of American Bar Association (chairman advisory committee on aeronautical law 1982-1983), American Association Jewish Lawyers and Jurists (board directors since 2003), Institute of Directors (London), United States National Student Association (vice president international affairs 1953-1954).


Married Gabriela Meyerhoff, August 31, 1968. Children: Ilana, Baruch.

Samuel Bebchick

Frances (Hait) Bebchick

Gabriela Meyerhoff

Ilana Bebchick

Baruch Bebchick