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Beth Lynn Hoffman

Beth Lynn Hoffman, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1975, United States District Court (western district) New York 1975; certified elementary teacher, New York.


  • Hoffman, Beth Lynn was born on July 27, 1943 in Buffalo. Daughter of Abraham and Bernice (Revo) Rapport.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Engineering, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1965. Juris Doctor, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1974.


    • Teacher Kenmore Schools, New York, 1965-1966, Skokie Schools, Illinois, 1966-1967, New Hyde Park Schools, New York, 1967-1970. Associate Cohen Swados, Buffalo, 1974-1976. Trial lawyer, partner Bouvier, O'Connor, since 1976.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1975, United States District Court (western district) New York 1975. Certified elementary teacher, New York.


    Active Women for Downtown, Buffalo, since 1984. Citizens' ambassador People to People, England, Hungary and Federal Republic Germany, 1985. Board directors Dream Machine Museum, Buffalo, 1984-1987, Amhest Y-U, 1988-1990, Jewish Federation, 1990-1991, Foundation of Jewish Philanthropies, since 1990.

    Member Women Lawyers Western New York, International Association Defense Counsel (faculty, editor newsletter, vice chairman products liability 1987, secretary products liability committee 1991, chairman automobile insurance committee 1986-1990), New York State Bar Association (tort reparations committee since 1986), Erie County Bar Association (chairman negligence committee 1984-1985), Western New York Association Defense Attorneys (secretary 1989-1990), West New York Trial Lawyers Association (treasurer).


    • Married Sanford R. Hoffman, June 21, 1964. Children: Kevin, Rebecca.
    • father: Abraham Rapport
    • mother: Bernice (Revo) Rapport
    • spouse: Sanford R. Hoffman
    • children: Kevin Hoffman
    • Rebecca Hoffman
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    Born July 27, 1943
    (age 74)