Leventhal, Harold, 1915-1979Alternative names
Lawyer and judge, of Washington, D.C.
From the description of Papers, 1932-1980 (bulk 1964-1979). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 34576609
Lawyer and jurist.
From the description of Harold Leventhal papers, 1932-1980 (bulk 1964-1979). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71069205
1915, Jan. 5:
Born, New York, N.Y.
A.B., Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
LL.B, Columbia University, New York, N.Y. Admitted to New York state bar
1936- 1937: Law clerk, Justice Harlan Fiske Stone, United States Supreme Court
Law clerk, Justice Stanley Forman Reed, United States Supreme Court
1938- 1939: Staff member, Office of Solicitor General
1939- 1940: Chief of litigation, bituminous coal division, Department of the Interior
1940- 1943: Assistant general counsel, Office of Price Administration
1945- 1946: Staff member, Justice Robert H. Jackson, Nuremberg War Crime Trials
Admitted to the District of Columbia Bar
1946- 1965: Member, Ginsburg & Leventhal and successor law firms, Washington, D.C.
Married Kathryn Kumler Executive officer, task force on independent regulatory commissions for the Hoover Commission
1951- 1952: Chief counsel, Office of Price Stabilization
1952- 1965: General counsel, Democratic National Committee
1957- 1962: Visiting lecturer, Yale Law School, Yale University, New Haven, Conn.
1965- 1979: Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
1979, Nov. 20:
Died, Washington, D.C.
From the guide to the Harold Leventhal Papers, 1932-1980, (bulk 1964-1979), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)
|Place Name||Admin Code||Country|
|War crime trials|
|Criminal law--United States|
|Nuremberg War Crime Trials, Nuremberg, Germany, 1946-1949|
|Crèches (Nativity scenes)|
|Practice of law|
|Practice of law--Washington (D.C.)|
|Local transit--Fares--Washington (D.C.)|
|War crime trials--Germany|
|Watergate Trial, Washington, D.C., 1973|
|Constitutional law--United States|
|Administrative law--United States|