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Martin Arthur Meyer, Lawyer ( law: pract. & administration)Civil litigation, statePersonal injury (including property damage)Probate (including wills, trusts)lawyer. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association (trial lawyers section; member Executive Committee 1986-1996, chairman 1995-1996), Warren County Bar Association (president 1974-1975), Union College Alumni Association; Lodge: B'nai B'rith.

Background

Meyer, Martin Arthur was born on March 17, 1934 in Saratoga Springs, New York, United States. Son of Edward and Ann Rita (Mintzer) Meyer.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Union College, Schenectady, New York, 1955. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia University, 1958.Bar: New York 1959, United States District Court (northern district) New York 1959, United States Tax Court 1966, United States Court Appeals (2d circuit) 1978. Association, McPhillips, Fitzgerald & McCarthy, Glens Falls, New York, 1958-1960.

Partner McPhillips, Fitzgerald & Meyer, Glen Falls, 1961-1970, McPhillips, Fitzgerald, Meyer & McLenithan, Glens Falls, 1971-1988, McPhillips, Fitzgerald & Meyer, 1989-1996. Of counsel McPhillips, Fitzgerald & Meyer, 1997^. Attorney City of Glens Falls, 1970-1974.

Board Governors Glens Falls Hospital, 1976-1988. Member Glens Falls Civic Center Commission, 1977-1979. Board education City of Glens Falls, 1984-1989.

Past member, president and board of trustees Congregation Shaaray Tefila, Glens Falls, 1961-1981. President Glens Falls Area Council Churches. Committeeman New York State Democratic, 1969-1970.

Career

Worked at McPhillips, Fitzgerald & Meyer, L.L.P. (Glens Falls, NY) specializing in Civil Litigation, Real Estate. Admitted to the bar, 1959, New York and United States. District Court, Northern District of New York.

1966, United States. Tax Court. 1978, United States. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit. City Attorney, City of Glens Falls, 1970-1974.

Member, 1976-1987 and Vice-Chairman, 1982-1985, Board of Directors, Glens Falls Hospital. Member, Board of Education, City of Glens Falls, 1984-1989. Member, Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association.

Member, Committee on Professional Standards, Third Judicial Department, New York, 1991-1994. Member: Warren County (President, 1974-1975), New York State (Member, Executive Committee, Trial Lawyers Section, 1986— and Chairman, 1995-1996. Member, House of Delegates, 1990-1996) and American Bar Associations.

American Board of Trial Advocates (Advocate).

Membership

Member, 1976-1987 and Vice-Chairman, 1982-1985, Board of Directors, Glens Falls Hospital. Member, Board of Education, City of Glens Falls, 1984-1989. Member, Panel of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association.

Member, Committee on Professional Standards, Third Judicial Department, New York, 1991-1994. Member: Warren County (President, 1974-1975), New York State (Member, Executive Committee, Trial Lawyers Section, 1986— and Chairman, 1995-1996. Member, House of Delegates, 1990-1996) and American Bar Associations.

American Board of Trial Advocates (Advocate).

Connections

Married Lynn Greenberg, April 16, 1961. 1 child, Steven.