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Alan Levine, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1974, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1974, United States District Court (eastern district) New York 1980, United States Tax Court 1980, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, Supreme Court of the United States Court 2000.

Background

Levine, Alan was born on January 17, 1948 in Middletown, New York, United States. Son of Jacques and Florence (Tananbaum) Levine.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Economics, University Pennsylvania, 1970. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1973.

Career

Law clerk to Honorary Lee P. Gagliardi United States District Court (southern district) New York, New York City, 1973-1975. Assistant United States attorney (southern district) New York United States Department Justice, 1975-1980. Associate Kronish, Lieb, Weiner & Hellman LLP, 1980-1982, partner, 1982—1998, managing partner, 1998—2006.

Partner, member executive committee Cooley Godward Kronish LLP, since 2006. Board directors Legal Aid Society, New York City, member executive committee, since 2003, chair board directors, since 2006. Chairman lawyers division United Jewish Appeal Federation New York, since 2004.

Member New York Commission Public Authority Reform, New York, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1974, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1974, United States District Court (eastern district) New York 1980, United States Tax Court 1980, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975, Supreme Court of the United States Court 2000.

Membership

Chairman board directors Park Avenue Synagogue, New York City, 1993-1998. Board directors Jewish Theological Seminary, since 1998, member executive committee. Law chairman New York County Republican Committee, 1991-1993.

Fellow American Bar Foundation, American College Trial Lawyers. Member American Bar Association (house of deals 1983-1984, chairman special committee for youth education for citizenship, 1988-1991, vice chairman white collar crime committee since 1996), New York State Bar Association (chairman committee on citizenship education 1979-1984, house of deals 1982-1984, award of achievement 1984), Sunningdale Country Club (board trustees 1988-1990 Scarsdale, New York ), Mask and Wig Club (Philadelphia).

Connections

Married ALison Newman. Children: Emily Jane, Malcolm Andrew.

father:
Jacques Levine

mother:
Florence (Tananbaum) Levine

spouse:
ALison Newman

children:
Emily Jane Levine

Malcolm Andrew Levine