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Matthew L. Lifflander

Matthew L. Lifflander, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1958.


  • Lifflander, Matthew L. was born on September 18, 1932 in New York City. Son of Ben and May (Galowitz) Lifflander.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, New York University, 1954. Juris Doctor, Cornell University, 1957.


    • Assistant counsel New York Governor Averell Harriman. Vice president, chief international counsel Hertz International Ltd. Chairman board Uniworld, 1969—1972.

      Director, chief counsel Medical Practice Task Force, New York State Assembly, 1977—1978. Counsel Select Committee Election Law Reform, New York State Legislature, 1973—1974. Director Ralph Lauren Footwear, Inc.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1958.


    • Author: Final Treatment, 1976.


    Member National Advisory Council Small Business Administration, 1967—1968, Governor's Task Force Tourism New York State, 1975. Trustee Hudson River Museum, since 1986, chairman board directors, since 1991. Chairman New York State Democratic Party, 1973—1974.

    Member of New York State Magistrates Association, Association Bar City New York, University Club (New York City), Wings Club, National Democratic Club.


    • Married Barbara Bukowska, June 10, 1961. Children: Clay, Justin.
    • father: Ben Lifflander
    • mother: May (Galowitz) Lifflander
    • spouse: Barbara Bukowska
    • children: Clay Lifflander
    • Justin Lifflander
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    Born September 18, 1932