Legal Education Through the Decalogue Society of Lawyers
A cofounder of the law firm Gordon, Reicin, West &
Rosenbloom, Edward Reicin practiced law until 1975.
Today a consultant with and partial owner of M.
Putterman & Co. and MPC Containment
International, Ltd., Edward Reicin is a member of the
Decalogue Society of Lawyers, which is currently
celebrating its 80th year.
The Decalogue Society of Lawyers provides
information and resources to attorneys of Jewish
descent in order to propel the quality of America’s
legal services forward. An important step toward
achieving this goal comes in the form of continuous
The Decalogue Society supports lectures and
events all over the United States on special
topics, such as how lawyers can adhere to
standards and regulations of personal faith
when these personal aspects come into
conflict with professional responsibilities to
clients. Additional topics the organization has
covered recently include the basics of criminal
law in regards to immigration, anti-SLAPP
(strategic lawsuit against public participation)
actions, guardianships, and general changes
in the legal world of which practicing attorneys
must be kept informed.