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Edwin Marger, American Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)CriminalInternational, publicFamily and matrimoniallawyer.


Marger, Edwin was born on March 18, 1928 in New York City. Son of William and Fannie (Cohen) Marger.


1 child, George Phinney. 1 child, Charleston Faye. Bachelor, U. Miami, 1951, Juris Doctor, 1953.


Private practice, Miami Beach, Florida, 1953—1967, Atlanta, 1971—1990, Jasper, since 1990. General counsel Physicians National Risk Retention Group, 1988-1991, Physicians Reliance Association, 1988-1991, Physicians National Legal Defense Corporation, 1988-1991. Special assistant attorney general Florida, 1960-1961.

Attorney, agent Republic of Haiti, 1962-1967, City of Port-au-Prince for Transportation and Housing, 1962, Dominican Republic for Trade and Industry, 1964-1965. Of counsel Richard Burns, Miami, since 1967.


Teacher National Institute Trial Advocacy. Member Miami Beach Social Service Commission, 1957. Chairman Fulton County Aviation Advisory Committee, since 1980.

Chairman Pickens County Airport Advisory Committee, 2004-2006. Trustee Forensic Sciences Foundation, 1984-1988, vice president, 1986-1988. Lieutenant colonel, aide-de-camp Governor Georgia, 1971-1974, 80-84.

Colonel, aide-de-camp Governor Louisiana, 1977-1987. Khan Bahador and member exiled King of Afghanistan Privy Council, since 1980. With United States Army Air Force, 1946-1947.

Fellow American Academy Forensic Sciences (chairman jurisprudence section 1977-1978, secretary 1976-1977, board directors 1978-1979, executive committee 1983-1986). Member Florida Bar Association (aerospace committee 1971-1983, board governors 1983-1987, 90-94, executive committee 1993-1994), State Bar Georgia (chairman section environmental law 1974-1975, aviation law section 1978, board governors 1999-2005, standards of the profession committee), Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, Georgia Association Criminal Defense Lawyers, American Judicature Society, American Arbitration Association (commission panel 1978), Inter-American Bar Association (senior ), World Association Lawyers (founding), Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association (founding, vice president 1959-1962), Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, Rotary, Lions, Navy League, United States Naval Institute, Advocates Club, Lawyers Club Atlanta, Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rating AV.


Married Kaye Sanderson, October 1, 1951. Children: Shari Ann, Diane Elaine, Sandy Ben. Married L. Suzanne Smyth, July 5, 1968.

1 child, George Phinney. Married Mary Susan Hamel, May 6, 1987. 1 child, Charleston Faye.