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L. L. Goldstein, American lawyer, specializing in the field of.


Goldstein, Louis Lazarus was born on March 14, 1913 in Prince Frederick, Maryland, United States. Son of Goodman and Belle G. Goldstein.


Bachelor of Science, Washington College, 1935. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Washington College, 1977. Juris Doctor, University Maryland, 1938.

Doctor Political Science (honorary), University Maryland, 1989. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Morgan State University, 1973. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Western Maryland College, 1973.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), University Baltimore, 1977. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Towson State University, 1985. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Washington College, 1977.

Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), University Maryland Baltimore, 1995.


Member, Maryland. House of Delegates, Annapolis, 1939-1942;member, Maryland. Senate, Annapolis, 1947-1959;former majority floor leader, former president senate, Maryland. Senate, Annapolis, 1951-1959;comptroller, State Maryland, Annapolis, since 1959.

Chairman Maryland. Retirement and Pension Systems, Baltimore, since 1959, Maryland. Board Revenue Estimates, Annapolis, since 1959. Member Maryland. State Banking Commission, since 1959, Maryland.

Hall of Records Commission, Annapolis, since 1959.


Delaware to 14 Democratic National Convs. Chairman of the Board visitors and Governors Washington College, Chestertown, Maryland., since 1978. Board directors Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, since 1970, Maryland.

History Society, Baltimore, since 1960. First lieutenant United States Marine Corps, 1942-1946, PTO. Member American Bar Association, Maryland. Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, National Association State Auditors, Comptrollers and Treasurer (president 1969), Maryland.

Public Finance Officers Association, Government Finance Officers United States and Canada, Lions, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Sigma Delta Chi.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: farming, swimming.


Married Hazel Horton, November 22, 1947 (deceased 1996). Children: Philip, Louisa, Margaret.

Goodman Goldstein

Belle G. Goldstein

Hazel Horton

Philip Goldstein

Louisa Goldstein

Margaret Goldstein