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Peter Van Nuys

Peter Van Nuys, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1965, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1968, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1969, United States Tax Court 1975.

Background

  • Nuys, Peter Van was born on June 19, 1939 in New York City. Son of Francis and Anna (Chute) Van Nuys.

  • Education

    • AB, Harvard University, 1961. Juris Doctor, Harvard University, 1964. Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1968.

      Master of Laws in Taxation, New York University, 1970.

    Career

    • Associate Kramer, Marx, Greenlee & Backus, New York City, 1965-1969, Hale & Russell, New York City, 1969, partner, 1970-1980. Sole practice, 1980-1982. Partner Van Nuys, Turley & Nelson, 1982-1983, Van Nuys & Nelson, New York City, 1983-1985.

      Sole practice, 1985-1989. Partner Baker, Nelson & Williams, 1990-1991, Becker, Glynn, Melamed & Muffley, New York City, since 1991. Lecturer estate planning for families with handicapped members, since 1986.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1965, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1968, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1969, United States Tax Court 1975.

    Membership

    Board directors, treasurer Les Botiques de Noel, 1982-1984. Board directors Planned Lifetime Assistant Network of New York, Inc., 1990-1996 (secretary 1991-1996), Disabled and Alone/Life Services for the Handicapped, Inc., 1996-2006 (vice president, member executive finance committee, 2001-2006), Westchester American Red Cross, 1994-2000. With N.g., 1964-1965, to lieutenant Commander United States Navy Reserve, 1965-1975.

    Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association.

    Connections

    • Married Helena Kristina Iivonen Capoen, June 27, 1981. Children: Alexandra Anna, Kristina Jenni.
    • father: Francis Nuys
    • mother: Anna (Chute) Van Nuys
    • spouse: Helena Kristina Iivonen Capoen
    • children: Alexandra Anna Nuys
    • Kristina Jenni Nuys
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    Born June 19, 1939
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