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Mark A. Michelson

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Mark A. Michelson, American lawyer. Bar: Massachusetts 1962. Member Commission Law and Social Action, since 1963; regional vice president New England Region American Jewish Congress, since 1969; member, town meeting Brookline, Massachusetts, 1972—1989; general counsel Civil Liberties Union Massachusetts, 1978—1981, 1st vice president, 1981—1983; Member of Defense Research Institute, American Law Institute, Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Michelson, Mark A. was born on April 28, 1935 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Morris and Harriet (Steinberg) Michelson.

Education

AB magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1957. Bachelor of Laws cum laude, Harvard University, 1962.

Career

Owner Social Law Library., Boston Athenaeum. Clerk Federal Trade Commission, 1961. Law clerk to justice Supreme Judicial Court Massachusetts, 1962—1963.

Instructor Boston University Law School, 1963—1965. Associate Choate, Hall & Stewart, Boston, 1963—1969, partner, since 1970. Director METCO, 1970—1989.

Achievements

  • Bar: Massachusetts 1962.

Membership

Member Commission Law and Social Action, since 1963. Regional vice president New England Region American Jewish Congress, since 1969. Member, town meeting Brookline, Massachusetts, 1972—1989.

General counsel Civil Liberties Union Massachusetts, 1978—1981, 1st vice president, 1981—1983. Member of Defense Research Institute, American Law Institute, Phi Beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Kadimah Freedman, June 27, 1963. Children: Ruth Leah Kahan, Jessica Rachel, Emily Deborah.

father:
Morris Michelson

mother:
Harriet (Steinberg) Michelson

spouse:
Kadimah Freedman

children:
Ruth Leah Kahan Michelson

Jessica Rachel Michelson

Emily Deborah Michelson