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Lawyer , writer

Martin Joseph Norris, American lawyer, writer. Bar: New York 1932. Served to captain United States Army, 1942-1945. Member American Society Writers on Legal Subjects.

Background

Norris, Martin Joseph was born on March 23, 1907 in New York City. Son of Louis and Esther (Wohlgemuth) Knaris.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Brooklyn Law School, 1930.

Career

Private practice law, New York City, 1932-1935;attorney, United States Shipping Board Bureau, Department Commerce, Washington, 1935-1936;attorney, United States Maritime Commission, Washington and New York City, 1936-1942;attorney, War Shipping Administration, New York City, 1945-1950;admiralty trial attorney admiralty and shipping section, Department Justice, New York City, 1950-1956;administrative law judge, United States Coast Guard, New York City, 1956-1970. Lecturer School for World Trade, New York City, Practicing Law Institute, New York City, Lawyers Square Club, New York City, United States Merchant Marine Academy, New York State Maritime College. Consultant maritime law, shipping.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1932.

Membership

Served to captain United States Army, 1942-1945. Member American Society Writers on Legal Subjects.

Connections

Married Helen Stella Hecht, June 5, 1930. 1 child, Barbara.

father:
Louis Knaris

mother:
Esther (Wohlgemuth) Knaris

spouse:
Helen Stella Hecht

child:
Barbara Norris