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Spiros A. Tsimbinos

Spiros A. Tsimbinos, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1968, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1974, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 1975, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1985.

Background

  • Tsimbinos, Spiros A. was born on July 28, 1943 in New York City. Son of George and Katherine (Psaltakis) Tsimbinos.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, City College of New York, 1965. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1968.

    Career

    • Associate counsel New York City Department Finance, 1968. Assistant district attorney Appeals Bureau Queens District Attorneys Office, New York City, 1969, 70, legal counsel, chief appeals, 1990-1991. Private practice Kew Gardens, New York, 1971-1989, 92—.

      Lecturer criminal law and appellate practice bar associations, community organizations and law schools. Adjunct professor paralegal studies program Bernard Baruch College, 1983-1988.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1968, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1974, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 1975, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1985.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Religion

    Denomination: Eastern Orthodox

    Membership

    President 97th St. Block Association, Elmhurst, New York, 1975-1979. Legal advisor, board directors Jackson Heights Senior Citizens Center, New York City, 1975. Board trustees Queens Supreme Court Library., New York City, 1993-1995.

    Board directors Jackson Heights Civic Association. Legal advisor Transfiguration of Christ, Greek Orthodox Church of Corona. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, New York State District Attorneys Association, Queens County Bar Association (president-elect 1994, past chairman appellate practice committee and criminal courts committee, Certified of Service), Eastern Orthodox Lawyer's Association (chairman, president 1991-1994), Queens Assistant District Attorneys Association (past board directors), Queens Criminal Court Bar Association (past president, chairman board, Herbert A. Lyon award 1988).

    Personality

    Interests

    Writing, tennis, public speaking.

    Connections

    • father: George Tsimbinos
    • mother: Katherine (Psaltakis) Tsimbinos
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    Born July 28, 1943
    (age 74)
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