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Miriam Maccoby Netter

Miriam Maccoby Netter, lawyer. Bar: New York 1973, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1973, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1990, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1984. Recipient Kate Stoneman award Albany Law School, 1996.

Background

  • Netter, Miriam Maccoby was born on November 30, 1935. Daughter of Max and Dora Maccoby.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Brown University, 1956. Juris Doctor cum laude, Union University, Albany, New York, 1972.

    Career

    • Unemployment insurance claims examiner Department Labor State of New York, Rochester, 1956-1959. Teacher Rush-Henrietta School, 1959-1960. Associate Harvey M. Lifset, Esquire, Albany, 1973, Pattison, Herzog, Sampson & Nichols, 1974-1979.

      Partner Pattison, Sampson, Ginsberg & Griffin, Professional Corporation, Troy, New York, 1974-1992. Private practice, since 1992. Member Committee on Character and Fitness 3d Judicial Department New York State Supreme Court, Albany, 1981-2006.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1973, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1973, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1990, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1984.

    Works

    • Lead articles editor Albany Law Review, 1971-1972.

    Membership

    Member executive committee Legal Aid Society Northeastern New York, Albany, 1977-1986, 1st vice president, 1982-1984, president 1984-1986. Legal advisor, director Kidney Foundation North-East New York, Albany, 1983-1997. Founder Kate Stoneman Society, Albany Law School, member science and technical advisory committee.

    Member Wildwood Family Corporation, 1998—2006. Board directors Capital Repertory Theatre, since 2004. Fellow American Bar Association Foundation, New York Bar Foundation.

    Member New York State Bar Assn (vice president 1995-1999, co-chairman copyright com, 1995-2000, intellectual property executive committee since 1995, chair membership committee 1986-1989, House of Delegates 1988-1992, 93-99, 2000-2001, 04, 05—, nominating committee 1992-1993, 1998-2004, 05—, chair bylaws committee 2002-2006, committee judicial selection 1988-1995, women in law 1992-1995, attorney professionalism committee since 1999, sub-committee attorney professional award, honorary director legal project), Capital District Women's Bar, honorary director since 1999, Women's Bar Assn New York (capital district chapter), Albany County Bar Association, Rensselaer County Bar Association (vice president 1990-1992, president 1993, executive committee 1994-2002), Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Howard R. Netter, June 24, 1956 (deceased 1995). Children: Mark, Beth Annual.
    • father: Max Maccoby
    • mother: Dora Maccoby
    • spouse: Howard R. Netter
    • children: Mark Netter
    • Beth Annual Netter
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    Born November 30, 1935

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