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Paul M. Brown

Paul M. Brown, American lawyer.


  • Brown, Paul M. was born on January 10, 1938. Son of I. Harry and Rose L. (Kresge) Brown.

  • Education

    • Student, Williams College, 1957. Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania, 1959. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1962.


    • Associate Berman & Frost, New York City, 1963-1966. Partner Havens, Wandless, Slitt and Tighe, 1966-1974, Whitman and Ransom, New York City, 1975-1994, Parson & Brown, New York City, 1994-1999, Satterlee Stephens Burke & Burke, New York City, since 1999.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1963, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1963, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1964, United States District Court Massachusetts 1981, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit), United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1982, United States District Court (western district) New York 1983, United States Court Appeals (6th circuit) 1983, United States District Court Rhode Island 1985, United States District Court (eastern district) Michigan 1986.


    Party affiliation: Democrat


    Councilman Closter, New Jersey, 1970-1974. Police commissioner Closter, 1970-1973. Trustee Northern Valley Regional High School, Demarest, New Jersey, 1972.

    With United States Army Reserve, 1962-1968. Member Association of Bar of City of New York, New York State Bar Association, Federal Bar Council, American Arbitration Association (panel of arbitrators), University Club, Columbia Golf & Country Club, Las Campanas (New Mexico) Club.


    • Married Helga J. Fischer, August 4, 1962 (divorced 1977). Children: Stephanie J., William A. Married Ruth Reiter, June 28, 1986.
    • father: I. Harry Brown
    • mother: Rose L. (Kresge) Brown
    • spouses: Helga J. Fischer
    • Ruth Reiter
    • children: Stephanie J. Brown
    • William A. Brown
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    Born January 10, 1938