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Lawyer

Samuel Becker, American lawyer. Bar: Wisconsin 1925, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1935, New York State bar 1938, District of Columbia Bar 1960. Served to colonel Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member Association Bar City New York, Chicago Bar Association, Milwaukee Bar Association, Wisconsin State Bar Association, American Law Institute, Phi Beta Kappa, Standard Club (Chicago), Milwaukee Athletic Club, Elks.

Background

Becker, Samuel was born on March 16, 1903 in Milwaukee. Son of Abraham Isaac and Anna Liby Ida (Zack) Becker.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Wisconsin, 1922;Bachelor of Laws, Harvard University, 1925;Scientiae Juridicae Doctor, Harvard University, 1926.

Career

Assistant to reporter on Torts, American Law. Institute, Boston, 1925-1926;assistant professor of law, Tulane University Law School, New Orleans, 1926-1927;counsel to governor of Wisconsin, Madison, 1931-1933;general counsel, Power division Public Works Administration, Washington, 1934-1935;special counsel in charge telephone industry investigation, Federal Communication Commission, Washington, 1935-1937;practiced in, Milwaukee, 1927-1941;practiced in, New York City, since 1946;practiced in, Washington, since 1960.

Achievements

  • Bar: Wisconsin 1925, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1935, New York State bar 1938, District of Columbia Bar 1960.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Served to colonel Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Member Association Bar City New York, Chicago Bar Association, Milwaukee Bar Association, Wisconsin State Bar Association, American Law Institute, Phi Beta Kappa, Standard Club (Chicago), Milwaukee Athletic Club, Elks. Clubs: City Athletic (New York City).

Standard (Chicago); Milwaukee Athletic. Lodges: Elks.

Connections

father:
Abraham Isaac Becker

mother:
Anna Liby Ida (Zack) Becker