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Lawyer

Melvin Seymour Katz, American lawyer. Bar: Connecticut 1940, United States District Court Connecticut 1951, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1961.

Background

Katz, Melvin Seymour was born on June 1, 1915 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Louis H. and Lena (Alpert) Katz.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Yale University, 1937, Bachelor of Laws, 1940.

Career

Bar: Connecticut 1940,United States District Court Connecticut 1951, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1961. Partner Levine & Katz, Hartford, Connecticut, 1940-1941, 46-76, Schatz & Schatz, Ribicoff & Kotkin, Hartford, 1976-1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: Connecticut 1940, United States District Court Connecticut 1951, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1961.

Membership

Served to captain United States Army, 1941-1946. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers. Member American Bar Association, American Judicature Society (Board of Governors), American Board Trial Advocates, Connecticut Bar Association, Hartford County Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American (Board of Governors), Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association (president, Board of Governors).

Connections

Married Ruth Dobkin Katz, August 22, 1941. Children: Linda Katz Adams, Jane, Margery Mayock.

father:
Louis H. Katz

mother:
Lena (Alpert) Katz

spouse:
Ruth Dobkin Katz

child:
Margery Mayock Katz

child:
Jane Katz

child:
Linda Katz Adams Katz