Paul E Levenson '52

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Elected 1969
Emeritus 1995

Paul Levenson is an attorney based in Salem, Mass. His practice concentrates in health law and related fields, including employment and antitrust.

Prior to opening his own practice, he was a shareholder and managing director for Davis Malm & D'Agostine, P.C from 1983 to 1999.

He has enjoyed a long career, which began with his admission to the Massachusetts Bar in 1995. He has been is full, active practice since that time, with only one, two-year break from 1955 to 1957, when he was on active duty for the U.S. Army Reserves.

Levenson was a special assistant to the Governor of Massachusetts from 1963 to 1965 and the Massachusetts Attorney General from 1966 to 1971 and from 1976 to 1977.

He was on the special council of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Public Safety from 1971 to 1975. He was elected chairmen of the Board of Selectmen in Swampscott, Mass., from 2000 to 2001 and received the Swampscott's Distinguished Citizen Award in May 2000.

Additionally, Levenson was a selectman for Swampscott, Mass., from 1995 to 2004.

He is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association and the Massachusetts and Essex County Associations.

Paul received his A.B. cum laude at Brandeis University, as a member of the first graduating class. He earned a J.D. at Yale Law School in 1955 and received an LL.D. at Brandeis University in 1987. He was the first Brandeis graduate to attend law school.