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F. Dana Winslow (Francis Dana Winslow)

F. Dana Winslow, American judge, former record company owner. Bar: New York 1970, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1972, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975. Recipient Outstanding Service award District of Columbia Bar Association, 1968, citation of merit Uniformed Firefighters Association, New York City, 1983.


  • Winslow, F. Dana was born on February 20, 1939 in New York City, New York, United States. Son of Francis Dana and Flora Brady (Garvan) Winslow.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, American University, 1966. Juris Doctor, Catholic University America, 1969.


    • Associate Beekman & Bogue (now Gaston & Snow), New York City, 1969-1973. Special counsel Sutter, Moffatt, Vannelli & Zevin, Mineola, 1973-1978. Private law practice, 1978-1989.

      President, owner Winslow Productions Ltd., 1983-1996. Partner Schiavetti, Geisler, Corgan et al, 1989-1996. Associate justice Village of Old Westbury, 1991-1996.

      Village attorney Village of Centre Island, 1988-1996. Justice New York State Supreme Court, since 1996. Commissioner New York.State Commission on The Jury, since 2003.

      Chair advisory commission New York State Judicial Institute, 2000^. Counsel World Tae Kwan Do championships, 1993. Adjunct professor law section Graduate Business Law, St. John's University, 1998—2000.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1970, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1972, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975.


    • Judo instructor various universities Washington metropolitan area. Instructor 2d Dan (Black Belt) Judo, since 1963, 5th Dan Tae Kwan Do, 1997. Founding president, chair Winslow Therapeutic Riding, Incorporated, 1974, board director, since 1974.

      Founder, chairman Helping Hand Horse Show, 1979-1986. Member New York State Supreme Court Justice Task Force on New York Court Reform, since 1997, chair, 2003. Board director North America Riding for Handicapped Association, 1983-1987.

      Chairman publicity and public relations National Equestrian Sports Day. Attorney, legal counsel, advisor United States Tae Kwan Do Union, United States Olympic Committee for 1988 Olympics, 1984-1989. Co-organizer special song presentation for benefit Gift of Life program honoring Nancy Reagan, New York City, 1984.

      Appeared off-Broadway and community productions musicals. President Glen Players, Glen Cove, New York, 1985-1987, board director, 1986-1990. Trustee, police commissioner Village of Old Wstbury, 1976-1981, environmental commissioner, 19790-81.

      Special agent Military Intelligence, United States Army, 1962-1965, Korea.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Member Nassau County Bar Association, Association New York State Suprme Court Justices Association (president-elect 2005), Nassau County Magistrates Association (board directors 1995-1996), The Creek Club (Locust Valley, New York ), Sigma Nu.


    • Children: Francis Dana III, Michael, Jennifer.
    • father: Francis Dana Winslow
    • mother: Flora Brady (Garvan) Winslow
    • children: Francis Dana III Winslow
    • Michael Winslow
    • Jennifer Winslow
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