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Justin Leonard Vigdor, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1951, Supreme Court of the United States Ct 1951, Florida 1975. Recipient Community Service award, 1960, award for Service to Community and Legal Profession, 1983, Distinguished Service award New York State Association County Clerks, 1985.


Vigdor, Justin Leonard was born on July 13, 1929 in New York City. Son of Irving Barton and Ida (Devins) Vigdor.


University of Maryland (Bachelor of Science, 1954). St. John's University (Bachelor of Laws, magna cum laude, 1951). New York University (Master of Laws, 1952).


Worked at Boylan, Brown, Code, Fowler, Vigdor & Wilson, LLP (Rochester, NY) specializing in General Corporate Law, Securities Law, Commercial Litigation, Venture Capital Financing Law. Admitted to the bar, 1951, New York. 1975, Florida.

Commissioner, New York Commission on Uniform State Laws.

Member, National Conference of Uniform State Commissioners on Uniform State Law. Member, Governor's Advisory Commission on Liability Insurance. Member: Monroe County (President, 1977.

Chairman, Corporation, Banking and Business Law Section, 1972-1973), New York State (Member, House of Delegates, 1977—. President, 1985-1986) and American (Member, House of Delegates, 1984—) Bar Associations. The Florida Bar.


Board directors Foundation for Jewish Community, Ames Amzalak Memorial Trust. President American Automobile Association New York State, Inc., Al Sigl Partners Foundation. Chairman New York State IOLA Fund.

Served with Judge Advocate General Corps, Army of the United States, 1952-1954. Fellow American Bar Foundation, New York Bar Foundation (Nathaniel award for community service and professional accomplishment). Member Florida Bar Association, New York State Bar Association (past president House of Delegates), Monroe County Bar Association (past president), Estate Planning Council, American Arbitration Association (national panel since 1962), New York State Chamber of C. (Distinguished Service award 1964), Irondequoit Country Club.


Married Louise Martin, March 8, 1952. Children: Robert, Jill Vigdor-Feldman, Lisa Vigdor-Peck, Wendy Vigdor-Hess.