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Justin Merton Golenbock, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1947.


Golenbock, Justin Merton was born on May 31, 1919 in New York City. Son of Philip Leo and Lillian (Barnett) Golenbock.


Bachelor of Arts cum laude, University Heights College, New York University, 1940;Bachelor of Laws cum laude, Yale, 1946.


Associate firm, Milbank, Tweed, Hope, Hadley & McCloy, New York City, 1946-1948;partner, Lans, Goldstein, Golenbock & Abrams, New York City, 1948-1949;partner, Goldstein & Golenbock, New York City, 1949-1951;partner, Goldstein, Golenbock & Barell, New York City, 1951-1960;partner, Golenbock & Barell, New York City, since 1960. Director Fab Industries, Inc., Williams Electronics, Inc., Xcor Internat.Inc., Movielab Inc., International Citrus Corporation. Visiting lecturer Yale Law School, 1973, 78, 79, 83—.


  • Bar: New York 1947.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: Yale Law Jour, 1942. Comment editor, 1946.


Member Scarsdale (New York ) Non-Partisan Nominating Committees, 1967-1973. Member Scarsdale Planning Board, since 1976, chairman, 1981-1983. Board governors Yale Law School Fund, 1974-1980, 81–, Committee for Modern Courts, since 1978, New York chapter Multiple Sclerosis Society, since 1978, New York Federation Jewish Philanthropies.

Served to captain United States Army Air Force, 1941-1946. Member American Bar Foundation, American Judicature Society, Association Bar City New York (member corporation law section 1968-1971, committee professional responsibility 1972-1978, chairman committee 1978-1981, committee on sports and entertainment since 1981), American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association (special committee on pre-paid legal services plan since 1981), Order of Coif, Phi Beta Kappa. Clubs: Yale (New York City).

Beach Point (Mamaroneck, New York ) (board governors). Quaker Ridge (Scarsdale) (governor since 1981). Scarsdale Town (board governors 1975-1978).


Married Hazel Bernice Taylor, February 11, 1945. Children: Susan Ann, Jeffrey Taylor, Douglas.

Philip Leo Golenbock

Lillian (Barnett) Golenbock

Hazel Bernice Taylor

Susan Ann Golenbock

Jeffrey Taylor Golenbock

Douglas Golenbock