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consultant , Lawyer

Morris Alexander, American lawyer, consultant. Bar: Illinois 1934. Assistant State's atty and director Cook County, Building and Zoning Department Cook County, Chicago, 1977-1982. Member Chicago Bar Association, Illinois Table Tennis Association (president 1940-1941), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Alexander, Morris was born on December 24, 1909 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States. Son of Soloman Alexander and Sarah Balaban.

Education

Bachelor, University Michigan, 1931. Bachelor of Laws, University Michigan, 1933.

Career

President Chicago Lodge B'nai B'rith, 1944-1945, Greater Chicago B'nai B'rith, 1947-1948. Chairman State of Israel Bond Committee, Chicago, 1951-1953, International Commission of B'nai B'rith for Israel, 1953-1965, honorary chairman Washington, since 1965. Chief executive officer Perma-Line Corporation American, Chicago, 1960-1968.

Co-founder Ashdod Port and City, Israel, 1954-1960.

Achievements

  • Bar: Illinois 1934.

Membership

Assistant State's atty and director Cook County, Building and Zoning Department Cook County, Chicago, 1977-1982. Member Chicago Bar Association, Illinois Table Tennis Association (president 1940-1941), Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Golf, ping pong/table tennis.

Connections

Married Leone Wise, June 9, 1935 (divorced 1954). Children: Lynn Margulis, Sharon Kleitman, Joan Glashow, Diane Comaro. Married Irene Levy (divorced).

Children: Michael, Mark. Married Annette J. Glaser, December 10, 1960. Children: Robert W., Sara Elizabeth.

father:
Soloman Alexander

mother:
Sarah Balaban

spouse:
Leone Wise

spouse:
Irene Levy

spouse:
Annette J. Glaser

child:
Lynn Margulis Alexander

child:
Sharon Kleitman Alexander

child:
Joan Glashow Alexander

child:
Diane Comaro Alexander

child:
Michael Alexander

child:
Mark Alexander

child:
Robert W. Alexander

child:
Sara Elizabeth Alexander