Leonard Zax

Leonard Zax is a lawyer and a city planner. As a partner in the law firm Latham & Watkins in Washington DC, he took on a pro bono cause: creating a national park in his hometown of Paterson.  William Paterson University awarded him an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters for “dedication to the founding ideals of the City of Paterson and to the realization of those ideals for a better quality of life for its citizens.” Leonard now works full time to enhance the benefits of the new national park for the city, the state, and the nation as the President of the Hamilton Partnership.

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