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Philip Joseph Montante

Philip Joseph Montante, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1971, United States District Court (southern district) Florida 1971, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1972, United States Supreme Court 1976, District of Columbia 1979, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1982, New York 1984. Recipient Commendation award, Fort Lauderdale Police Department, 1974.

Background

  • Montante, Philip Joseph was born on January 30, 1945 in Buffalo.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, Drake University, 1966. Master of Education, Florida Atlantic University, 1967. Juris Doctor, Samford University, 1971.

    Career

    • Assistant state attorney, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, 1971—1975. Special assistant attorney general, 1975—1976. Chief judge Municipal Court, Margate, Florida, 1976—1977.

      Private practice Fort Lauderdale, Pompano Beach, Florida, since 1975. Chairman Judicial Nominating Commission, 1975—1979. Member ethics committee Florida Bar, 1976—1977, chairman grievance committee, 1981—1983, special counsel grievance committee, 1985.

      Member Atlanta Regional Panel President's Commission White House Fellowships, since 1980. Chief prosecuting attorney Pompano Beach, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Miramar. Adjunct professor Florida Atlantic University, 1975—1983, Nova University, 1975—1977, Broward Community College, 1976—1977, College Boca Raton, 1977—1978.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Florida 1971, United States District Court (southern district) Florida 1971, United States Court Appeals (5th circuit) 1972, United States Supreme Court 1976, District of Columbia 1979, United States Court Appeals (11th circuit) 1982, New York 1984.

    Works

    • Author: Florida Consumer Fraud Laws: A Compilation. Co-author: Organized Crime Desk Book for Florida Prosecutors.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of American Association For Justice, American Bar Association (member judicial qualifications committee 1984-1985), Academy Florida Trial Lawyers, American Judicature Society, National District Attorneys Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, New York State Bar Association.
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    Born January 30, 1945
    (age 72)
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