Lawrence S. Blumberg

Chair, Board of Trustees, Feinberg Graduate School | Weizmann Institute of Science

Lawrence (Larry) Blumberg is a trusts and estates attorney whose New York City law firm, Gerald & Lawrence Blumberg, LLP, represents individuals and families in estate and tax planning. In 1981 Larry was introduced to the Institute by his father, Gerald Blumberg, who was a member of the Institute's Board of Governors.

Since 1984, Larry has been a member of the Board of the Weizmann Institute of Science, where he has served on its Executive Board and as Vice Chair of the Board. Larry also served as Chairman of the American Committee for the Weizmann Institute of Science, where he has held a variety of positions since the early 1980's.

Larry and his wife, Robin Lynn, are members of the Presidents's Circle; they have three children: Daniel, Carla and Ilana. He is a graduate of New York University and Columbia Law School and, in 2001, received a PhD Honoris Causa from the Weizmann Institute.