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John Joseph Marchi, State senator, lawyer ( govt: legislation admin.law: pract. & administration)Civil litigation, stateInternational, privateLegislativestate senator, lawyer. award Guild Cath. Member of New York State Senate, 1957^, deputy major leader Intergovtl. Affairs, New York. Senate, chair Corporation.; Member American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Urban League, B'nai B'rith, Holy Name Society, KC.

Background

Marchi, John Joseph was born on May 20, 1921 in Staten Island, New York, United States. Son of Louis B. and Alina M. (Marchi-Giardello) Marchi.

Education

Bachelor, Manhattan College, 1942. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Manhattan College. Juris Doctor, St. John's University, 1950.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), St. John's University. Doctor of Juridical Science, Brooklyn Law School, 1953. Doctor of Laws (honorary), Brooklyn Law School.

Doctor of Laws (honorary), Wagner College, 1985.

Career

Worked at Whitman Breed Abbott & Morgan LLP (New York, NY) specializing in General Practice including International Commercial Law. Admitted to the bar, 1951, New York. 1954, United States. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York.

1973, United States. Supreme Court. Awarded Doctor of Laws by: Manhattan College, 1971. St. John's University, 1971.

New York State Senator, 1957—. Member: Constitutional Convention, 1967. National Advisory Council on Drug Prevention, 1972-1974.

Public Authorities Control Board, 1975-1988. Chairman: New York State Senate Finance Committee, 1973—. Executive Committee, Council of State Governments, 1966—.

Vice President, Pro Tem State Senate, 1988-1995. Chairman, Senate Committee on Corporations, Authorities and Commissions. Chairman, Staten Island Charter Commission, 1990—.

Member: Richmond County and American Bar Associations. American Judicature Society. Military: Retired, Lieutenant Colonel United States Army.

Whitman Breed Abbott & Morgan was formed in 1993 and has offices in New York, Greenwich, Newark, Los Angeles, Palm Beach, London and Tokyo. Our practice combines those of Whitman & Ransom and Breed, Abbott & Morgan. Whitman & Ransom was founded in 1919 and Breed, Abbott & Morgan was founded in 1898.

The firm conducts a national and international commercial legal practice providing advice to corporations, individuals and other entities in the United States and throughout the world.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1951, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York, Supreme Court of the United States Court.

Membership

Member of New York State Senate, 1957^, deputy major leader Intergovtl. Affairs, New York. Senate, chair Corporation. Member American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Urban League, B'nai B'rith, Holy Name Society, KC.

Connections

Married Maria Luisa Davini, November 14, 1948. Children: Joan, Aline.

father:
Louis B. Marchi

mother:
Alina M. (Marchi-Girardello) Marchi

spouse:
Maria Luisa Davini

children:
Joan Marchi

Aline Marchi