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Arthur W. Tifford

Arthur W. Tifford, American lawyer.

Background

  • Tifford, Arthur W. was born on July 7, 1943 in Brooklyn. Son of Herman and Dorothy (Kessler) Tifford.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, City University of New York, 1965. Juris Doctor, Brooklyn Law School, 1967.

    Career

    • Researcher, manager clerk Cravath, Swaine & Moore, New York City, 1967. Assistant United States attorney United States Department Justice (southern district Florida), Miami, 1971-1972. Private practice, since 1972.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1967, Florida 1967, United States District Court (southern district) Florida 1968, United States Court Military Appeals 1968, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1971, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1979, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1979, United States Court Appeals (1st circuit) 1982, United States Court Appeals (9th circuit) 1982, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1981, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1985, United States Court Appeals (4th circuit) 1998, United States Claims Court 1985, United States Tax Court 1988, United States District Court (northern district) Florida, 2005.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Membership

    With United States Marine Corps, 1968-1971, United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1971-1992, retired colonel. Member American Bar Association, American Trial Lawyers Autonomous System Networks, Florida Trial Lawyers Association, New York Bar Association, Florida Bar Association, Marine Corps Reserve Officers Association (president Greater Miami chapter 1978-1979, 81-82, 84-85, national board directors 1987-1989).

    Personality

    Interests

    Writing, photography, parachuting, scuba diving, running.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara J. Sinreich, August 15, 1965 (deceased). Children: Melissa Beth, Alexandra Lynn.
    • father: Herman Tifford
    • mother: Dorothy (Kessler) Tifford
    • spouse: Barbara J. Sinreich
    • children: Melissa Beth Tifford
    • Alexandra Lynn Tifford
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    Born July 7, 1943
    (age 74)
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