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Harvey Ira Sladkus, lawyer. Bar: New York 1962, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1967, Connecticut 1981. Decorated Bronze Star, War Service medal Korean Government; named Arbitrator of Year, New York Civil Small Claims Court, 2002, Civil Court New York County, 2002; recipient George Washington Honor medal, Freedoms Foundation, Valley Forge, 1953, Empire State Pro Bono award, 2007.


Sladkus, Harvey Ira was born on March 5, 1929 in Brooklyn. Son of Samuel Harold and Charlotte Dorothy Sladkus.


Syracuse University (Bachelor of Arts). New York University (Juris Doctor). New York University (Juris Doctor).


Bar: New York 1962, Connecticut 1981, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1967. Association Morris Ploscowe, New York City, 1961-1966. Private practice, New York City, 1966-1967.

Partner Dweck & Sladkus and Feiden, Dweck& Sladkus, New York City, 1968-1995. Partner Dweck & Sladkus, LLP, 1996. Private practice, 1997^.

Lecturer family and matrimonial law. Adjunct Professor law Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 1994-1995. Small claims court arbitrator New York City civil court 1977^.

Domestic relations fee arbitrator, New York County, 1987^. First lieutenant United States Army 1952-1953.


Member of Appellate Division (first department committee on character and fitness since 2010), Suffolk County Bar Association, American Arbitration Association (national panel arbitrators), International Academy Matrimonial Lawyers, American Academy Matrimonial Lawyers, Association Bar City of New York, New York State Bar Association.


Married Harriet Marcia Barske, November 26, 1967 (divorced). Children: Steven David, Jeffrey Brandon. Married Roberta Frances Pope, October 24, 1986.