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Justin Leonard Vigdor

Justin Leonard Vigdor, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1951, Supreme Court of the United States Ct 1951, Florida 1975. Recipient Community Service award, 1960, award for Service to Community and Legal Profession, 1983, Distinguished Service award New York State Association County Clerks, 1985.

Background

  • Vigdor, Justin Leonard was born on July 13, 1929 in New York City. Son of Irving Barton and Ida (Devins) Vigdor.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Laws magna cum laude, St. John's University, 1951. Master of Laws, New York University, 1952.

    Career

    • Senior counsel Boylan, Brown, Code, Vigdor & Wilson LLP, Rochester, New York, since 1958. Board directors International Electrotechnical Commission electronics corporation. Member New York Uniform Law Commission, National Conference Uniform Law Commissioners.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1951, Supreme Court of the United States Ct 1951, Florida 1975.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Board directors Foundation for Jewish Community, Ames Amzalak Memorial Trust. President American Automobile Association New York State, Inc., Al Sigl Partners Foundation. Chairman New York State IOLA Fund.

    Served with Judge Advocate General Corps, Army of the United States, 1952-1954. Fellow American Bar Foundation, New York Bar Foundation (Nathaniel award for community service and professional accomplishment). Member Florida Bar Association, New York State Bar Association (past president House of Delegates), Monroe County Bar Association (past president), Estate Planning Council, American Arbitration Association (national panel since 1962), New York State Chamber of Commerce (Distinguished Service award 1964), Irondequoit Country Club.

    Connections

    • Married Louise Martin, March 8, 1952. Children: Robert, Jill Vigdor-Feldman, Lisa Vigdor-Peck, Wendy Vigdor-Hess.
    • father: Irving Barton Vigdor
    • mother: Ida (Devins) Vigdor
    • spouse: Louise Martin
    • children: Robert Vigdor
    • Jill Vigdor-Feldman Vigdor
    • Lisa Vigdor-Peck Vigdor
    • Wendy Vigdor-Hess Vigdor
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    Born July 13, 1929
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