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Steven Mitchell Schiffman, American lawyer, journalist. Bar: New Jersey 1975, United States District Court New Jersey 1975, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1975, United States Court International Trade 1975, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1975.


Schiffman, Steven Mitchell was born on April 14, 1949 in Forest Hills, New York, United States. Son of Murray Moshe and Myra (Speigler) Schiffman.


Bachelor, University Miami, Coral Gables, 1972. Master of Arts, University Denver, 1973. Juris Doctor, Touro Law School, 1983.

Master of Laws, London School of Economics and Political Science, 1984.


Producer, reporter Kol Israel/Voice of Israel, Jerusalem, 1976-1978. Journalist international affairs WBAI-FM Radio, New York City, since 1978. Press officer United Nations Headquarters, New York City, 1979-1980.

Director business affairs Studio I television Network, New York City, 1980-1983. United Nations Corresponding newspaper The (London) Daily Express, 1980-1983. Legal, media consultant SMS Associates, London, 1982-1984.

General counsel Caribbean television Network, New York City, since 1984. Managing director International television Barter Ltd., New York City, since 1985. Board directors Paradise Ventures Ltd., Aruba, West Indies.

Chairman Paradise Ventures Investment Group Ltd. Law partner Blaustein and Schiffman.


Charter member committee New York Democrats for Reagan, New York City, 1979-1980. Founder committee International Democrats for Reagan, 1983-1984. Volunteer municipal and legal affairs Peace Corps.

Member American Bar Association, Association Trial Lawyers American, New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Friends of London School of Economics.


  • Other Interests

    Public speaking, journalism, broadcasting, travel.


Married Judith Sarah Markovitch, November 22, 1977. 1 child, Myra Ida Gladys Miriam.