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  1. General Practice: 25%
  2. Real Estate: 20%
  3. Criminal Defense: 15%
  4. Personal Injury: 15%
  5. Other: 25%
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    I endorse this lawyer. Hugh is a highly patient and detail oriented attorney. This combined with his high intelligence and compassion make him a great choice. I have known Hugh for twenty years and remain extremely impressed with the thoroughness and skillfulness he brings to every matter that he handles.

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Contact info

Hugh M Merle Esq

44 Mill Rd
Po Box 1226
Westhampton Beach, NY, 11978-2311

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CTActive198708/15/2016
NYCurrently registered 198707/11/2016
NJAdministrative - Not authorized to practice198607/28/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rotarian Of The YearWesthampton Rotary2007
Paul Harris FellowWesthampton Rotary2006
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Hugh M. Merle, ESQ1990 - Present
AssociateSmith Barney, Harris Upham & Co. Inc.1988 - 1990
AssociateManning, Raab, Dealy & Sturm1987 - 1988
InternSuffolk County District Attorney's Office1983 - 1984
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Westhampton Cemetary AssociationVice President2002 - Present
Phi Delta PhiCharter Member1982 - Present
National Eagle Scout AssociationN/A1973 - Present
WESTHAMPTON CEMETERY ASSOCIATIONBoard of DirectorsN/A
PRINCETON CLUB OF NEW YORKMemberN/A
WESTHAMPTON YOUTH SOCCER and LITTLE LEAGUEAssistant CoachN/A
EAST MORICHES BOY SCOUT TROOP 29Committee MemberN/A
WESTHAMPTON ROTARYBoard of Directors2007 - 2008
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Villanova University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Lafayette CollegePsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1981
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual Meeting/SeminarAvoidance of Discrimination Issues: Summer Rentals vs. Year Round Rentals2015