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Richard Jay Podell, American Lawyer. Bar: Wisconsin 1969, United States District Court (western district) Wisconsin 1969, United States District Court (eastern district) Wisconsin 1971, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1977.

Background

Podell, Richard Jay was born on November 22, 1943 in Milwaukee. Son of Ralph J. and Ruth L. (Sherkow) Podell.

Education

Colgate University (Bachelor of Arts, 1966). University of Wisconsin (Juris Doctor, 1969). Editor, Wisconsin Journal of Family Law, 1987-1989.

Assistant District Attorney, Milwaukee County, 1969-1971. Court Commissioner, since 1973. Lecturer, Family Law, Marquette University Law School, University of Wisconsin Law School and Harvard Law School, since 1976.

Career

Worked at Richard J. Podell, & Associates, S.C. (Milwaukee, Wisconsin) specializing in Family Law. Admitted to the bar, 1969, Wisconsin and United States. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin.

1974, United States. Supreme Court. Editor, Wisconsin Journal of Family Law, 1987-1989. Assistant District Attorney, Milwaukee County, 1969-1971.

Court Commissioner, 1973—. Lecturer, Family Law, Marquette University Law School, University of Wisconsin Law School and Harvard Law School. Certified Mediator, Family Law.

Member: Milwaukee (Chairman, Family Law Section, 1979-1984) and American (Member, Family Law Section: Financial Officer, 1984-1985. Secretary, 1985-1986. Vice Chairman, 1986-1987.

Chairman-Elect, 1987-1988. Chairman, 1988-1989) Bar Associations. State Bar of Wisconsin (Member, Board of Directors, Family Law Section, 1978-1984.

Chairman, 1985-1986). Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (Member, Board of Governors, Wisconsin Chapter, 1976—. Chairman, 1986-1987).

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin 1969, United States District Court (western district) Wisconsin 1969, United States District Court (eastern district) Wisconsin 1971, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1974, United States Court Appeals (7th circuit) 1977.

Membership

Milwaukee ( Chairman, Family Law Section, 1979-1984. Co-Chairman, Judicial Selection Committee, 1984-1987) and American (Member, Alimony and Support Committee, 1972-1977, Chairman, Mediation and Arbitration Committee, 1975-1977 and Member, Governing Council, 1977-1984, Family Law Section. Financial Officer, 1984-1985.

Secretary, 1985-1986. Vice Chairman, 1986-1987. Chairman-Elect, 1987-1988.

Chairman, 1988-1989; Family Law Section. Chairman, Economics of Practice Committee, 1980 Bar Associations. State Bar of Wisconsin (Member, Board of Directors, Family Law Section, 1978-1984.

Chairman Elect, Family Law Section, 1985. Chairman, 1985-1986). Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (Member, Board of Governors, Wisconsin Chapter, 19761984.

Treasurer, Wisconsin Chapter, 1984-1985. Chairman Elect, 19851986. Chairman, 1986-1987).

Connections

Married Penny E. Mayerson, September 4, 1966. Children: Todd, Tasha.

father:
Ralph J. Podell

mother:
Ruth L. (Sherkow) Podell

spouse:
Penny E. Mayerson

child:
Todd Podell

child:
Tasha Podell