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Vito J. Cassan

Vito J. Cassan, American lawyer, educator. Bar: New York 55. Member of American Bar Association, American Arbitration Association, Atomic Industrial Forum, Association Bar City New York, New York State Bar Association, Lawyers Conference Judicial Administration.

Background

  • Cassan, Vito J. was born on August 30, 1929 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Vincenzo and Giovanna (Bufano) Casamassima.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Ohio State University, 1952. Juris Doctor, Cornell University, 1955.

    Career

    • Associate MacFarlane, Harris, Dankoff & Martin, Rochester, 1955—1957. Assistant general counsel Power Authority New York State, New York City, 1976—1981. Of counsel Reid & Priest, 1981—1984, Galpeer Altus & Beckerman, 1984—1985.

      Consultant Nixon, Hargrave, Devans, Doyle, 1986—1988. Principal Law Firm of Vito J. Cassan, 1988—1990. Partner Whitbeck & Holloran, Rochester, 1957—1971, Wolf Popper Ross Wolf & Jones, New York City, 1971—1976, Sullivan, Donovan, Hanrahan & Silliere, New York City, 1985—1986, Adler, Hindy, Turner, Shepard & Cassan, since 1990.

      Adjunct professor environmental law Fordham University Law School, New York City, since 1982.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 55.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, American Arbitration Association, Atomic Industrial Forum, Association Bar City New York, New York State Bar Association, Lawyers Conference Judicial Administration.

    Connections

    • Married Dagmar A. Zahm, November 9, 1972. Children: James, Donna, Wendy, David, Matthew.
    • father: Vincenzo Casamassima
    • mother: Giovanna (Bufano) Casamassima
    • spouse: Dagmar A. Zahm
    • children: James Cassan
    • Donna Cassan
    • Wendy Cassan
    • David Cassan
    • Matthew Cassan
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    Born August 30, 1929
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