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Whitney Dean Pidot, American Lawyer. Bar: New York 1971. Mayor, Village of Matinecock, Locust Valley, New York, 1977-1992; vice chairman North Shore Mayors Committee, Long Island, New York, 1980-1992; board directors Nassau County (New York) Village Officials Association, 1978-1980; commissioner Locust Valley Fire District, 1979-1993. Member Piping Rock Club (president 1988-1994), Links Club New York City (vice president, secretary).

Background

Pidot, Whitney Dean was born on March 2, 1944 in New York City. Son of George B. and Virginia (Ulrich) Pidot.

Education

AB magna cum laude, Harvard University, 1966. Juris Doctor, Columbia University, 1970. Master of Business Administration, Columbia University, 1970.

Career

Worked at Shearman & Sterling (New York, NY) specializing in General Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1971, New York. Shearman & Sterling, founded in 1873, has more than 600 lawyers in 15 offices throughout the world.

The firm's practice encompasses most major areas of business law, including: Antitrust and Trade Regulation. Banking; Bankruptcy and Corporate Reorganization. Compensation and Benefits.

Environmental; Finance (including Corporate Finance, Domestic Private Finance, Financial Institutions, International Private Finance and Project Finance). Individual Clients, Trusts and Estates. Insurance; International Trade and Government Relations.

Litigation and Arbitration. Mergers and Acquisitions. Oil and Gas; Privatizations.

Real Estate; and Tax. The Firm is also engaged in the practice of French, German and Hungarian law through its offices in France, Germany and Hungary.

Membership

Mayor, Village of Matinecock, Locust Valley, New York, 1977-1992. Vice chairman North Shore Mayors Committee, Long Island, New York, 1980-1992. Board directors Nassau County (New York ) Village Officials Association, 1978-1980.

Commissioner Locust Valley Fire District, 1979-1993. Member New York Bar Association, Piping Rock Club (president 1988-1994), Jupiter Island Club (president since 2006), Union Club New York City, Phi Delta Phi.

Connections

Married Jeanne Stoddard, April 23, 1973. Children: Whitney Dean Junior, Philip Martin, Seth Thayer.