William A. Marovitz Bio

(Lawyer, Politician, Businessman)

Relationship Statistics of William A. Marovitz

What is William A. Marovitz marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Divorce
Is William A. Marovitz having any relationship affair ?: No
Is William A. Marovitz gay ?: No

More about the relationship

William A. Marovitz was married to Christie Hefner in 1995. She has served as CEO of the American private global media and lifestyle company, Playboy Enterprises from 1988 to 2009, which was founded by her father Hugh Marston Hefner. However, they split up in 2013.

Currently, he is single.

Trivia

  • He shares his with Gordon Clapp and Harriet Walter.
  • His brother Robert has passed away.

Who is William A. Marovitz?

William A. Marovitz is an American Lawyer and Politician. He was involved in real estate in Chicago and was married to Christie Hefner. He has served in many roles such as Lawyer, Politician, real estate business, and restaurateur.

William A. Marovitz: Age, Parents, Siblings, Family

William A. Marovitz was born on September 29, 1944. He was born and raised in the United States of America. As of now, he is 76 years old and falls under the sun sign of libra. He holds the nationality of America.

His father’s name is Sydney Marovitz and his mother’s name is Jean. He also has a younger brother named Robert Marovitz but he passed away at the age of 54. His father was a Chicago attorney for more than five decades and he was commissioner emeritus of the Chicago Park District. He stayed a member of the Chicago Park District Board from 1974 till 1986.

His uncle Abraham Lincoln Marovitz has served as a federal judge on the US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. ‘The Honorable Abraham Lincoln Marovitz Public Interest Law Award’ granted by Chicago-Kent College of Law is named after Marovitz’s uncle.

Education: School/College University

William A. Marovitz completed his studies in Bachelors of Arts from the University of Illinois in the year 1966. Later, he again got a Juris Degree for his lawyer career from DePaul University in 1969.

William A. Marovitz: Professional Life, Career

Professional Life

Presently, Marovitz is a committeeman of the Central Committee of the state Democratic Party. He was elected for it on March 9, 2002. Also, he is associated with the Washington DC government-relations firm ‘Cassidy and Associates’ as a senior consultant and serves many pension funds like the Laborer’s Annuity and Benefit Fund and Municipal Employees Annuity and Benefit Fund in the capacity of a council.

Moreover, he is a member of various organizations such as ‘Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence’, ‘DePaul University’, ‘Weizmann Institute of Science’, ‘Gene Siskel Film Center’ and ‘Anti-Defamation League’ among others.

Career

During his lifetime, he has served as a Lawyer, Politician, and businessman. He was filled in as Senate Public Health Committee’s vice chairman and also served the senate Judiciary Committee as its Chairman. Also, He was recognized as one of the most respected and productive legislators of Illinois.

Furthermore, he has passed a lot of legislation such as banning semi-automatic weapons, legal action against crimes related to religion, race, sexual orientation, and ethnicity, punish those committing crimes related to Elder abuse and Ethnic Intimidation, the first Safe School Zone law of the US for the purpose of which is to safeguard school areas from weapons and drugs, etc. He stayed a supporter of strict gun control legislation in Illinois from 1975 to 1992.

In addition, he served as Senate Stadium Sub-Committee’s Chairman and passed legislation to develop a baseball field, White Sox Park in Chicago, Illinois. He also strongly supported Gay community as the main promoter of the Gay Rights Bill.

In 1993, he finally retired from Senate and started taking steps towards his business efforts. He started as a real estate businessman and bought some properties in Chicago and developed it into apartment units, condominium units, retail spaces, and parking slots forming and leading a consortium of renowned companies like ‘Near North Properties’, ‘Magellan Properties’, ‘American Invesco’ and ‘U.S. Equities’. Later, he got into the restaurant business and co-owned ‘Quartino’ and ‘Carnivale’. And also associated with Rich Melman and Jerry A. Orzoff founder of ‘Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises’ (LEYE), a popular group of restaurants in Chicago, Illinois, as a partner.

He has served as President of the ‘Marovitz Group’. He has also done charity works like raising funds for underprivileged, retarded, and handicapped children.

William A. Marovitz: Achievements

Throughout his political career of four decades, he has won a total of nine elections.

2 November 1976First elected to the Illinois House of Representatives from the 12th district
7 November 1978Second time elected to the Illinois House of Representatives
4 November 1980He won Illinois State Senate elections
1981Assumed office as Member of the Illinois Senate from the 3rd district
2 November 1982, 4 November 1986, 8 November 1988He went on to win three more elections
21 March 2006He was elected as an Illinois Central Committeeman for the Ninth Congressional District
2 February 2010He was re-elected in the capacity again

He has won many ‘Best Legislator’ awards from various Illinois-based organizations including the Distinguished Service Award bestowed by the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence.

William A. Marovitz: Net worth, Income, Salary

His actual net worth is estimated to be $1 million- $2 million as of now. His main sources of income are his political career, business, and his past works.

William A. Marovitz: Rumors, controversy/ Scandal

He was sued for allegedly applying inside information in trading shares of playboy by the Securities Exchange Commission in 2012. He later settled the case for $168,352 out of court.

Height, Weight, Body size

He has a fascinating pair of blue eyes and short brown wavy hair. He has a fair skin type and has a very generous personality.

Social media: Facebook, Instagram

He is not available on any social media platforms like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, etc.

 

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