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Michael Oscar Lesch

Michael Oscar Lesch, German, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1961, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1963, United States District Ct (eastern district) New York 1965, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1968, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1979, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1979, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 2001.


Lesch, Michael Oscar was born on May 28, 1938 in Berlin. Came to the United States, 1940, naturalized, 1946. Son of Adolf F. and Maria E. Leschnitzer.


Columbia University (Bachelor of Arts, 1958). Harvard University (Bachelor of Laws, 1961).


Worked at LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae, L.L.P. (New York, NY) specializing in Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1961, New York. Member, Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association.

Author: Comment, State Action and the Constitutional Accountability of Private Utilities, 10 N.Y.U. Review of Law and Social Change 334 (1982).


Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, Federal Bar Council, American Arbitration Association (panel of arbitrators).


Married Judith Willis, August 31, 1965. Children: Sara, Benjamin.