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Lawyer

Howard Lincoln DeMott, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1940, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1951, United States District Court (eastern district) 1954, United States Court Military Appeals 1956, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1960, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 1981.

Background

DeMott, Howard Lincoln was born on February 12, 1913 in Hempstead, New York, United States.

Education

Bachelor, New York University, 1936. Juris Doctor, New York University, 1938. Master of Laws, New York University, 1953.

Career

Worked at Jones & Jones (Mineola, NY) specializing in General Civil Practice in all Courts. Real Estate, Condemnation, Elder Law, Probate, Estate Planning, Conservatorships, Guardianships, and Inter Vivos Trusts Law. Admitted to the bar, 1940, New York.

1951, United States. District Court, Southern District of New York. 1954, United States. District Court, Eastern District of New York. 1956, United States. Court of Military Appeals.

1960, United States. Supreme Court. 1981, United States. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. Vice President, Retired Officer's Association, 1992-1994.

Member: Nassau County, New York State and American Bar Associations. Military: Lieutenant Colonel, United States Air Force Reserve, JAGAR (Retired). The office was established in 1929 and in addition to conducting a general practice of law, has acted as Counsel to the Village of Hempstead (1937-1943), School District no.

1 of the Town of Hempstead (1945-1971), the Hempstead Policemen's Benevolent Association and to the Hempstead Public Library (1937-1950).

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1940, United States District Court (southern district) New York 1951, United States District Court (eastern district) 1954, United States Court Military Appeals 1956, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1960, United States Court Appeals (2nd circuit) 1981.

Membership

Lieutenant col United States Air Force, 1942-1947, with Reserve, 1947-1972. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Nassau County Bar Association, Retired Officers Association.

Connections

Son of Charles Edward and Florence May (Ashdown) democratic. Married Cora Marie Positano, January 16, 1966.

father:
Charles Edward DeMott

mother:
Florence May (Ashdown) DeMott

spouse:
Cora Marie Positano