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Reuben Oppenheimer Hon. Reuben Oppenheimer (1897-1982)
Selma Levy Oppenheimer (1898-1988)
Oil on canvas, n.d.
52 H x 44 W in.
Presented, December 3, 1982
Donor, Selma Levy Oppenheimer (wife)
Owner, Baltimore City Circuit Court
Private Career:
Admitted to the bar, 1921
74th President, Bar Association of Baltimore City, 1952-1953
62nd President, Maryland State Bar Association, 1955-1956
Public Service:
Associate Judge, Supreme Bench of Baltimore City, 1955-1964
Associate Judge, Maryland Court of Appeals, 1964-1967
Appointed to the Supreme Bench by Governor Theodore R. McKeldin. Appointed to the Maryland Court of Appeals by Governor J. Millard Tawes. Named one of the pre-eminent Baltimore lawyers and judges of the 20th century.
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