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Lawyer

Louis Henry Heilbron, American lawyer. Bar: California 1931. Decorated Bronze Star.

Background

Heilbron, Louis Henry was born on May 12, 1907 in Newark. Son of Simon L. and Flora (Karp) Heilbron.

Education

AB, University of California, Berkeley, 1928;Bachelor of Laws, University of California, Berkeley, 1931;Doctor of Laws, University of California, Berkeley, 1961;Doctor of Laws, Golden Gate College, 1970;Doctor of Humane Letters, San Francisco State University, 1988.

Career

Associate, Heller, Ehrman, White & McAuliffe, San Francisco, 1934-1948;partner, Heller, Ehrman, White & McAuliffe, San Francisco, since 1948. Secretary, special consultant Department Social Welfare, State of California, 1932, assistant relief administrator, California, 1933, special consultant Department Relief Administration, 1934-1941. Principal attorney Board Economics Warfare, 1942-1943.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1931.

Membership

Member California Board Education, 1959-1961, president, 1960-1961. Member California Coordinating Council Higher Education, 1961-1969. Chairman of the board of trustees California State Colls., 1960-1963, chairman educational policy committee and faculty staff committee, 1963-1969;member National Commision on Academy Tenure, 1971-1973, Select Committee to Review California Master Higher Education Plan, 1971-1972, Federation Regional Accrediting Communications Higher Education, Council Post Secondary Education, 1972-1986.

President San Francisco Jewish Community Center, 1949-1952, San Francisco Public Education Society, 1950-1952. Chairman San Francisco Committee Foreign Relations, 1977-1979. Trustee, Executive Committee World Affairs Council Northern California, since 1951, president, 1965-1967.

Trustee Station KQED, 1966-1972, vice president, 1971-1972. Trustee Golden Gate U., since 1969, chairman, 1979-1981. Trustee Newhouse Foundation, 1956-1976, University of California Internat.House, 1953-1977, U.C. Foundation, 1973-1979.

Trustee California History Society, since 1978, vice president, 1981-1983, president, 1983-1985. Member San Francisco Human Rights Commission, 1969-1975. Chairman advising committee San Francisco State College, 1970-1976.

Served to major Army of the United States, 1944-1946, European Theatre of Operations. Member American Bar Association, Labor Law Committee, Phi Beta Kappa (president Northern California 1972-1973), Zeta Beta Tau.

Connections

Married Delphine Rosenblatt, October 30, 1929 (deceased 1993). Children: John L., David M.

father:
Simon L. Heilbron

mother:
Flora (Karp) Heilbron

spouse:
Delphine Rosenblatt

child:
John L. Heilbron

child:
David M. Heilbron