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Admitted: 1967, New York; 1975, U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York; 1990, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York; 1993, U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York; 2000, U.S. District Court, Western District of New York; 2006, U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; 2011, United States Supreme Court.
Law School: New York University Law School (J.D., 1966; LL.M., 1969)
College: State University of New York at Binghamton (B.A., 1963)
Member: Nassau County, New York State and American Bar Associations; New York State Trial Lawyers. Association; American Arbitration Association; American Trial Lawyers Association.
Biography: First Assistant Counsel, New York State Banking Department, 1973-1981. General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Senior Vice President, Bank Leumi Trust Company of New York, 1981-1990. Former Arbitrator: National Association of Securities Dealers; American Arbitration Association; New York Stock Exchange. Arbitrator: Nassau County District Court.
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I am happy to provide my unqualified professional endorsement for attorney Ira Newman. In a complicated probate case commencing approximately three years ago, involving multiple parties, each of us representing different clients, I have found Mr. Newman to be highly knowledgeable and able in his advocacy, yet easy to discusses issues and differing points of view with, all with the objective of furthering our clients’ respective interests in a meaningful problem solving way.
Robert Schneps Estate planning Attorney
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review Rated||Martindale-Hubbell||2016|
|Member||The Law Offices of Ira S. Newman||1988 - Present|
|Arbitrator||Nassau County District Court||2001 - 2010|
|General Counsel & Senior Vice President||Bank Leumi Trust Company of New York||1981 - 1988|
|First Assistant Counsel; Acting General Counsel||New York State Banking Department||1973 - 1981|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit||Admitted to practice||2006 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Western District of New York||Admitted to practice||2000 - Present|
|Nassau County Bar Association||Member||1998 - Present|
|New York State Bar Association||Member||1994 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Northern District of New York||Admitted to practice||1993 - Present|
|New York State Trial Lawyers Association||Member||1992 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York||Admitted to practice||1990 - Present|
|United District Court Southern District of New York||Admitted to practice||1975 - Present|
|Warren, Gorham & Lamont publication||Reducing the Risk of Bank Director Liability||1979|
|Deborah Publications, Inc.||A Guide for Complaining New Yorkers||1977|
|Warren, Gorham & Lamont publication||Refunding Unearned Interest Under New York Banking Law Sec.108||1975|
|New York University School of Law||N/A||LL.M - Master of Laws||1969|
|New York University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1966|
|State University of New York, Binghamton||N/A||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1963|