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Richard Sherman Missan

Richard Sherman Missan, American lawyer, educator. Bar: New York 59, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 79, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 93.

Background

  • Missan, Richard Sherman was born on October 5, 1933. Son of Albert and Hannah (Hochberg) Missan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yale University, 1955. Juris Doctor, Yale University, 1958.

    Career

    • Associate Kaye, Scholer, Fierman, Hays & Handler, New York City, 1962—1967. Partner Schoenfeld & Jacobs, 1968—1978, Walsh & Frisch, New York City, 1979—1980, Gersten, Savage & Kaplowitz, New York City, 1980—1987. Vice president, general counsel Avis, Inc., 1987—1988.

      Private practice New York City, since 1988. Special professor law Hofstra University, since 1988. Member panel mediators United States District Court (eastern district) New York, since 1997, United States Bankruptcy Court (southern district New York ), since 2003.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 59, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 79, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 93.

    Works

    • Revision author: Corporations, New York Practice Guide (Business and Commercial).

    Membership

    Member of American Bar Association, Association Bar City New York (member committee corrections, chairman subcommittee legislation, chairman subcommittee juvenile facilities, member committee atomic energy, member committee municipal affairs, member committee housing urban development), Federal Bar Council, New York State Bar Association, Yale Club.

    Connections

    • Married Aileen Louise Missan. Children: Hilary, Andrew, Wendy.
    • father: Albert Missan
    • mother: Hannah (Hochberg) Missan
    • spouse: Aileen Louise Missan
    • children: Hilary Missan
    • Andrew Missan
    • Wendy Missan
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    Born October 5, 1933
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