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Frank A. Altamari

Frank A. Altamari, American judge. Bar: New York 1951, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1955, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1959, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 1962. Recipient Pas et Bonum medal, 1967, Sir Thomas More awwrd, 1973, Distinguished Service award Alumni Association.

Background

Altamari, Frank A. was born on September 4, 1928 in New York City. Son of Antonio and Elvira (Stumpo) Altamari.

Education

Student, St. Francis College, 1948. Bachelor of Laws, Brooklyn Law School, 1951. Doctor of Laws, St. Francis College, 1967.

Career

Associate, Austin & DuPont, Esquires, Jamaica, New York, 1951-1955;associate, Hoffman & Altimari, Mineola, New York, 1956-1965;judge, Nassau County District Court, 1966-1970;judge, Nassau County Court, 1970-1973;administrator judge, Nassau County Court, 1973;administrator judge, Nassau County Court, 1982;acting surrogate, Nassau County, 1975-1977;supervising judge, Nassau County Criminal Court Justices, 1981;justice, New York State Supreme Court, 1974-1982;judge, United States Dist Court (eastern district), New York, 1982-1985;from lecturer to professor, St. Francis College, Brooklyn, since 1985. Guest lecturer Law School Hofstra U., Queen's College, Law School St. John's U.

Membership

President Westbury Union Free School. Member, trustee Westbury School Board, 1959-1962. Chairman Nassau County Cerebral Palsy, 1962-1963.

Member American Academy Professional Law Enforcement, American Committee Italian Migration (award 1975), Nassau County Bar Association (Distinguished Service Medallion 1992), Jamaica (New York ) Lawyers Club.

Connections

Married; 4 children.