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William Peyton Marin, American lawyer. Recipient Alumni Meritorious Service award New York University, 1949. Mem American, New York, State bar associations, Association Bar City New York, New York County Lawyers assosiation, New York University, Club (founder), Brooklyn Lawyers Club, New York University, Alumni Federation (president 1965-1967), Phi Sigma Delta. Eta Sigma Phi.


Marin, William Peyton was born on September 12, 1908 in Albany, New York, United States. Son of Ezrael and Bertha (Golin) Marin.


Bachelor of Arts, New York University, 1929, Juris Doctor, 1931.


Admitted to New York bar, 1932. Private practice, 1932-1937. Trial associate to Isidor J. Kresel, 1937-1942.

Member firm Kresel, Hershkopf, Marin & Meyerson, New York City, 1942-1948. Private practice, New York City, 1948-1976. Legal counsel to Joseph P. Kennedy and family, general counsel Joseph P. Kennedy Enterprises.

Adviser to the United States Attorney General on disposition of General Aniline & Film Corporation Director, Executive Committee Global Assessment of Functioning Corporation Chairman of the Board visitors Washington Square College of New York University.


Member firm Kresel, Hershkopf, Marin & Meyerson, New York City, 1942-1948.


Married Blanche Harris, January 31, 1931. Children: Peter Michael, Jonathan Keith.

Ezrael Marin

Bertha (Golin) Marin

Blanche Harris

Peter Michael Marin

Jonathan Keith Marin