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Edward Brodsky, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1957, District of Columbia 1958, Florida 1975.


Brodsky, Edward was born on October 21, 1929 in New York, New York, United States.


City College of the City University of New York (Bachelor of Business Administration, 1950). New York University School of Law (Bachelor of Laws, cum laude, 1957).


Worked at Proskauer Rose LLP. Admitted to the bar, 1957, New York. 1958, District of Columbia.

1960, United States. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit and United States. District Court, Southern District of New York;1962, United States. Supreme Court; 1975, Florida.

Associate Editor, New York University Law Review, 1956-1957. Chief, Special Prosecutions Division, United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of New York, 1961-1962. Assistant United States Attorney, United States Attorney's Office, Southern District of New York, 1959-1962.

Special Attorney, United States Attorney General's Special Group on Organized Crime, 1958-1959. Attorney, United States Department of Justice, Civil Division, Washington, DC, 1957-1958. Fellow: International Academy of Trial Lawyers.

American College of Trial Lawyers (President, 1997-1998). Dedicated to delivering results to individuals and companies through the effective application of talent and experience, Proskauer Rose LLP has been providing a wide range of legal services for over 100 years. With five United States. offices (Boca Raton, Florida, Clifton, New Jersey, Los Angeles, California, New York, NY and Washington, DC), and one in Europe (Paris, France), the firm's over 460 attorneys offer general corporate, litigation and dispute resolution, labor and employment, real estate, personal planning and tax services along with services in a multitude of practice and industry specialties.

The service areas include, but are not limited to antitrust, bankruptcy and reorganization, employee benefits, environmental insurance, immigration, intellectual property, non-complete and trade secrets and white collar criminal defense. Industry practices include entertainment, media, information and technology, financial services, health care, hospitality, not-for-profit and sports.


Member Westchester County Play Land Commission, 1978-1981, Westchester Community Mental Health Board, 1975-1978. Fellow American College Trial Lawyers (president 1997-1998), International Academy Trial Lawyers. Member American Bar Association, Anti-Defamation League (member national legal affairs committee and New York regional board since 1996), New York State Bar Association (chairman federal legislation committee 1980-1984), Association of Bar of City of New York (criminal court committee 1963-1966, civil rights committee 1966-1969, judiciary committee 1976-1980), Federal Bar Council, New York State Lawyers Association (chairman federal legislation committee 1971-1973).


Married Cynthia Brodsky.