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Edward David Kaplan, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Civil litigation, federalCivil litigation, statePersonal injury (including property damage)lawyer. Recipient Distinguished Service award Newburgh Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1965.


Kaplan, Edward David was born on November 18, 1929 in Newburgh, New York, United States. Son of Sidney L. and Lucille C.(Toback) Kaplan.


Bachelor of Arts, Middlebury College, 1952. Bachelor of Laws, Brooklyn Law School, 1957, Juris Scientiae Doctor, 1957.


Bar: New York 1957, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1957, Texas 1989. Sole practice, Newburgh, New York, 1957-1968. Partner Finkelstein, Kaplan, Levine, Gittlesohn & Tetenbaum, Newburgh, since 1968.

Legal counsel New York State Junior Chamber of Commerce, 1964-1965. President Newburgh Area Indsl.Devel., since 1975. Faculty Texas College Trial Advocacy, 1985^.


Served with United States Army, 1952-1954, Korea. Member Association Trial Lawyers American, New York State Trial Lawyers, New York Bar Association, Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers, Texas Trial Lawyers, Junior Chamber of Commerce, Orange County Bar Association (president 1983-1984).


Married Ursula L. Appel, August 23, 1955. Children: Karyn Joyce, Gayle Susan.