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Madeline Sheila Galvin

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Madeline Sheila Galvin, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1974, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1974, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit), United States Supreme Court 1978; certified parliamentarian, licensed real estate broker. Kellas scholar, 1967-1970.

Background

Galvin, Madeline Sheila was born on January 31, 1948 in New York City. Daughter of Rod Sheil and Madeline (Twiss) Galvin.

Education

Bachelor cum laude with highest honors, Russell Sage College, 1970. Juris Doctor, Albany Law School, 1973.

Career

Attorney New York State Department Law, Albany, 1973—1974. Senior attorney Dormitory Authority State New York, Elsmere, 1974—1978. Sole practice Delmar, New York, since 1974.

Board directors, member endowment committee, member executive board Young Men’s Christian Association, Albany, 1980—1986. Board directors Mercy House, 1980—1983, vice president, 1981—1982. Member finance committee Ronald McDonald House, 1981—1983.

Member alumni board Doane Stuart School, 1988—1992. Member Bethlehem Zoning Board Appeals, 1990. Elected Town Bethlehem Town Council, 1990—1993.

Representative committeeman 15th district Town Bethlehem, vice chairman land use management advisory committee, 1989—1990.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1974, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1974, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit), United States Supreme Court 1978. Certified parliamentarian, licensed real estate broker.

Membership

Member of Daughters of the American Revolution (regent 1980-1982), American Bar Association, American Association of University Women (president 1983-1984), Doane Stuart School Alumni Association (board directors 1988-1992), Zonta, Russell Sage College Alumni Association, Athenian Honor Society, Capital District Trial Lawyers Association, Bethlehem Chamber of Commerce, Albany Institute History & Art, Russell Sage College Alumni Association (president 1983-1987, 1983-1987, president board dirs 1987-1988, board directors 1987-1990), Strafford History Society, New York Genealogical & Biographical Society, Albany Law School Alumni Association, Albany Claims Association, American Trial Lawyers Association, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Albany County Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, National Association Parliamentarians, Phi Alpha Theta.

Connections

Married James E. Morgan Galvin, July 25, 1993.

father:
Rod Sheil Galvin

mother:
Madeline (Twiss) Galvin

spouse:
James E. Morgan Galvin