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Allan John Bentkofsky, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)BankruptcyProperty, real (including real estate development, water)Commercial, contracts (including commercial financing)lawyer.

Background

Bentkofsky, Allan John was born on April 27, 1949 in Brooklyn. Son of David and Margaret (Musco) Bentkofsky.

Education

Children from a previous marriage:Michael, Amy. Bachelor of Arts cum laude, Syracuse University, 1971. Juris Doctor magna cum laude, 1975.

Career

Bar: New York 1976, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1976. Association.Gleason, Foulke, Magill & Hewitt, Auburn, New York, 1975-1979. Sole practice, Auburn, 1979-1995.

Now with Bentkofsky & Simmonds, LLP, 1995. Assistant.dist. attorney Cayuga County, New York, 1979-1983. New York State district tax atty.and appraiser for Cayuga County, 1985-1990, panel bankruptcy trustee, 1989^.

Lecturer, adjunct faculty Cayuga County Community, Auburn, 1979-1982.Assoc. editor Syracuse Law Review, 1974-1975. Candidate for district attorney Cayuga County, 1983. Board directors Central New York Legal Services, Syracuse,1983-1986, Auburn Young Men’s Christian Association-Weiu, 1991^, vice president 1993.

Board directors Hospice of the Finger Lakes, president 1990-1992, 96-97. Vice president, board directors Cayuga County Arts Council, 1985-1986. Board directors Young Men’s Christian Association, 1993-1995, president, 1996-1998.

Membership

Candidate for district attorney Cayuga County, 1983. Board directors Central New York Legal Services, Syracuse, 1983-1986, Auburn Young Men’s Christian Association-Weiu, since 1991, vice president, 1993. Board directors Hospice of the Finger Lakes, president, 1990-1992, 96-97.

Vice president, board directors Cayuga County Arts Council, 1985-1986. Board directors Young Men’s Christian Association, 1993-1995, president, 1996-1998. Served with United States Army Reserve, 1971-1977.

Member Cayuga County Bar Association (secretary 1976-1977, chair grievance committee 1996, 98-99), New York State Bar Association (house of deals 1978), 4th Judicial Department Bar Association (grievance committee 1979), National Association Bankruptcy Trustees, Central New York Bankruptcy Bar Association, Order of Coif, Phi Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Patricia Metcalf, November 13, 1992. Children from a previous marriage:Michael, Amy.