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Paul R. Lipton, American lawyer, educator. Bar: New York 1972, Florida 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975. Board directors Journey Institute, 1998; co-chair 11th Circuit Commission on Professionalism, since 1998; committee Federal Court Peer Review, since 1998. Member Fla Bar (standing committee on professionalism), North Dade Bar Association (president 1980).

Background

Lipton, Paul R. was born on June 18, 1945 in New York City. Son of Maurice and Lorraine Lipton.

Education

Bachelor, Pennsylvania State University, 1967. Juris Doctor, Washington University, St. Louis, 1970.

Career

Worked at Bedzow, Korn and Kan, P.A. (Aventura, Florida) specializing in Complex Commercial Litigation, Probate Litigation, Family Law Litigation. Admitted to the bar, 1970, New York. 1973, Florida.

Phi Alpha Theta.

Pi Gamma Mu; Pi Sigma Alpha. Note Editor, Urban Law Annual, 1969-1970. Author and Lecturer: "Brave New World: High Tech Reproduction and Parental Rights," The Florida Bar Mid-Year meeting January 18, 1990.

Lecturer Program and Presentation, "Hot Topics In Family Law," (Course #6656, Continuing legal education Committee, Family Law Section). Co-Author: Professionalism, The Family Law Commentator, Sept, 1993. Adjunct Professor: Nova Law School, pre-trial practice and Trial Advocacy, 1990-1997.

On faculty of National Institute of Trial Lawyers, re: deposition practice, October 1990. Advanced Trial Advocacy, 1993. Deposition practice, October 1994.

1995; on faculty of Florida Bar Advanced Trial Advocacy, April, 1991. Assistant District Attorney, Nassau County, New York, 1970-1972. Member: North Dade (Treasurer, 1976-1977.

President, 1980-1981), Dade County (Co-Chairperson of Professionalism Committee, 1991-1993), Broward County, New York State and American Bar Associations. The Florida Bar (Chairman, 1975-1976 and Vice Chairman, 1978-1981, Long Range Planning Committee. Vice Chairman, Long Range Planning Retreat, 1978-1981.

Member: Professional Ethics Committee, 1992-1993. Standing Committee on Professionalism, 1996-1997). First American Family Law Inns of Court (President, 1997).

Inns of Court (Master, 1993, 1994, 1995).

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1972, Florida 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1975.

Membership

Member: North Dade (Treasurer, 1976-1977. President, 1980-1981), Dade County (Co-Chairperson of Professionalism Committee, 1991-1993), Broward County, New York State and American Bar Associations. The Florida Bar (Chairman, 1975-1976 and Vice Chairman, 1978-1981, Long Range Planning Committee.

Vice Chairman, Long Range Planning Retreat, 1978-1981. Member: Professional Ethics Committee, 1992-1993. Standing Committee on Professionalism, 1996-1997).

First American Family Law Inns of Court (President, 1997). Inns of Court (Master, 1993, 1994, 1995).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, writing, riflery, guitar.

Connections

Married Marjorie Yourman, June 16, 1968. Children: Melissa, Lindsay.

father:
Maurice Lipton

mother:
Lorraine Lipton

spouse:
Marjorie Yourman

child:
Melissa Lipton

child:
Lindsay Lipton