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Stanley Godofsky

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Stanley Godofsky, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1951, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1961.

Background

Godofsky, Stanley was born on May 24, 1928 in New York City. Son of Eli and Lily (Deutsch) Godofsky.

Education

AB, Columbia University, 1949. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1951.

Career

Associate Rogers & Wells, and predecessors, New York City, 1951-1964, partner, 1965-1989. Co-adjunct lecturer Rutgers Law School, 1990-1991, adjunct professor, 1992-1993. Adjunct professor Nova University Law School, 1991-1993.

Special assistant counsel New York State Crime Commission, 1952.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1951, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1961.

Works

  • Board editors Columbia Law Review, 1950, board revising editors, 1951.

Membership

Trustee Jewish Community Center White Plains, New York, 1983-1989. Commission on law and social action American Jewish Congress, 1986-1998. Member board advisors Lifelong Learning Society Florida Atlantic University, since 2004.

Member American Bar Association, American Law Institute, New York State Bar Association, Association Bar City New York, International Association Jewish Lawyers and Jurists (board governors American section 1990-1998, executive committee and council 1999—2007), World Jurist Association, American Association Jewish Lawyers and Jurists (board governors since 2006).

Connections

Married Elaine Gloria Weiss, December 15, 1951 (deceased February 1994). Married Phyllis A. Schaevitz, January 16, 2000.

father:
Eli Godofsky

mother:
Lily (Deutsch) Godofsky

spouses:
Elaine Gloria Weiss

Phyllis A. Schaevitz