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Law educator , Lawyer , practitioner

Mayer Goodman Freed, American law educator. Bar: New York 1971, Illinois 1975, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1972, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1972, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974. Stone scholar, 1968-1969. Board directors Legal Assistance Foundation Chicago, 1980-1982. Member American Bar Association.

Background

Freed, Mayer Goodman was born on October 26, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Abraham H. and Fannie (Rothenberg) Freed.

Education

AB cum laude, Columbia College, 1967. Juris Doctor, Columbia College, 1970.

Career

Bar: New York 1971, Illinois 1975, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1972, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1972, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974. Association Proskauer Rose Goetz & Mendelsohn, New York City, 1970-1971. Staff attorney National Employment Law Project, New York City 1971-1973, senior staff attorney, 1973-1974.

Assistant professor of law Northwestern University, 1974-1977, associate professor, 1977-1979, professor, 1979, associate dean academic affairs, 1986-1995. Board of directors Legal AssistanceFound. Chicago, 1980-1982. Stone scholar, 1968-1969.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1971, Illinois 1975, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1972, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1972, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to legal publications. Board editors Columbia Law Review, 1969-1970.

Membership

Board directors Legal Assistance Foundation Chicago, 1980-1982. Member American Bar Association.

Connections

Married Paulette Kleinhaus, August 23, 1970. Children: Daniel, Joshua.

father:
Abraham H. Freed

mother:
Fannie (Rothenberg) Freed

spouse:
Paulette Kleinhaus

children:
Joshua Freed

Daniel Freed