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Paul Noelke

Lawyer

Paul Noelke, American lawyer. Bar: Wisconsin 1938, District of Columbia 1975, United States District Court (eastern district) Wisconsin 1938, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1960. Recipient Alumnus of Year award Marquette University, 1980; recipient Conference award National Conference of Christians and Jews, 1967.

Background

Noelke, Paul was born on February 10, 1915 in La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Carl Bernard and Mary Amelia (O'Meara) Noelke.

Education

AB magna cum laude, Marquette University, 1936. Juris Doctor cum laude, Marquette University, 1938. Master of Laws, University Chicago, 1947.

Doctor of Hebrew Literature (honorary), Mount Senario College, 1976.

Career

Associate firm Miller, Mack & Fairchild, 1938-1940. Assistant professor law Marquette University, 1940-1942. Special agent Federal Bureau of Investigation, 1942-1945.

Associate Quarles & Brady and predecessor firms, Milwaukee, 1943-1952, partner, 1952-1985, of counsel, from 1985.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin 1938, District of Columbia 1975, United States District Court (eastern district) Wisconsin 1938, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1960.

Membership

Trustee emeritus Viterbo College, LaCrosse, Wisconsin. Member advisory board Cardinal Stritch College, Milwaukee. Past chairman President's Council Marquette University.

Past president Serra International, Chicago. Past chairman Board Tax Review, Village of Shorewood, Wisconsin. Member American Bar Association, Wisconsin State Bar Association, Milwaukee Bar Association, American Judicature Society, Order Holy Sepulchre, Alpha Sigma Nu.

Connections

Married Mary Jo Kamps, May 4, 1943. Children: Paul William, Mary Nesius, Ann Witt, Kate Helms.

father:
Carl Bernard Noelke

mother:
Mary Amelia (O'Meara) Noelke

spouse:
Mary Jo Kamps

child:
Paul William Noelke

child:
Mary Nesius Noelke

child:
Ann Witt Noelke

child:
Kate Helms Noelke