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Allan Lewis Markus, American lawyer. Bar: New Jersey 1976, United States District Court New Jersey 1976, United States Supreme Court 1985. Recipient Bancroft-Whitney award, Lawyers Cooperative Public Company, 1974-1975.

Background

Markus, Allan Lewis was born on November 8, 1948 in Newark. Son of Seymour Bernard and Pearl (Weiss) Markus.

Education

Bachelor, Monmouth College, 1970. Juris Doctor, Western New England School Law, 1975.

Career

Associate Miller & Platt, Paterson, New Jersey, 1976—1978. Senior partner Markus & Cohen, Parsippany, 1978—2002. Sole practice, 2002—2006.

Inhouse counsel Paul Miller Auto Group, LLC, since 2006. Assistant attorney public defender Essex County, Newark, 1978—1982, Morris County, Morristown, New Jersey, 1979—1983. Municipal prosecutor Township of Parsippany Troy-Hills, New Jersey, 1980—1982.

Achievements

  • Bar: New Jersey 1976, United States District Court New Jersey 1976, United States Supreme Court 1985.

Membership

Leader organizing rent control Tenants Association, Parsippany-Troy Hills, 1977—1980. Committeeman Committeeman Parsippany-Troy Hills (New Jersey) Democratic Committee, 1977—1980. Mayoral campaign treasurer, 1979—1980.

Member of Longview at Montville Association Inc. (trustee), Morris County Bar Association, New Jersey Bar Association, Zeta Beta Tau.

Connections

Married Debra J. Ross, January 6, 1973. Children: Dara, Lindsey.

father:
Seymour Bernard Markus

mother:
Pearl (Weiss) Markus

spouse:
Debra J. Ross

children:
Dara Markus

Lindsey Markus