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James Duane Featherstonhaugh

James Duane Featherstonhaugh, American Lawyer. Bar: New York 1969. Town attorney, justice and deputy supervisor, Duanesburg and Schenectady County, New York; village attorney, Delanson, New York; Member of New York State Bar Association, American Arbitration Association, Association Trial Lawyersof American, Defense Research Institute.

Background

  • Featherstonhaugh, James Duane was born on October 28, 1944 in Duanesburg, New York, United States. Son of James Duane and Marjorie (McMullen) Featherstonhaugh.

  • Education

    • Hobart College (Bachelor of Arts, 1966). Albany Law School of Union University (Juris Doctor, 1969).

    Career

    • Worked at Featherstonhaugh, Conway, Wiley & Clyne, L.L.P. (Albany, NY) specializing in General Business Law, Administrative Law, Legislative Law, Commercial Litigation, Personal Injury Litigation, Product Liability, Errors and Omissions Law, Securities, Health Care Law, Corporate Law, Municipal Liability Law, Employment Discrimination. Admitted to the bar, 1969, New York. Town Attorney, 1970-1971 and Town Justice, 1971-1975, Town of Duanesburg.

      Village Attorney, Village of Delanson, 1982—. Member, Commercial and No-Fault Panels of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association. Chairman, State Capital Law Firm Group, 1996-1997.

      Member: Schenectady County, Albany County and New York State Bar Associations. New York State Magistrates Association. New York State Trial Lawyers Association.

      The Association of Trial Lawyers of America. Defense Research Institute. Insurance Federation of New York Albany Claims Association.

      Featherstonhaugh, Conway, Wiley & Clyne, LLP. focuses on governmental relations, complex commercial and personal litigation and sophisticated business transactions. We identify with and enhance our clients' objectives, making them our own to be pursued economically, efficiently and effectively.

    Membership

    Member, Commercial and No-Fault Panels of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association. Chairman, State Capital Law Firm Group, 1996-1997. Member: Schenectady County, Albany County and New York State Bar Associations.

    New York State Magistrates Association. New York State Trial Lawyers Association. The Association of Trial Lawyers of America.

    Defense Research Institute. Insurance Federation of New York Albany Claims Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Avocations: sailing, skiing, reading, running.

    Connections

    • Married Barbara McGuire, July 17, 1971.
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    Born October 28, 1944
    (age 73)