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CURRICULUM VITAE

 

EDUCATION

Albany Law School, Albany, New York, Juris Doctor 1973 – 1976
State University of New York at Albany, Signum Laudis Bachelor of Arts 1969 – 1972

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

OFFICES OF GARY L. LIPTON, P.C., Owner, 2003 – Present

Emphasis in Criminal, Personal Injury Litigation, Business and Commercial Law, and Business Coaching. I am the personal owner of this law practice with three employees and one independent contractor. I personally manage this office dealing with such issues as goal setting, creating a business manual, the hiring and firing of employees, negotiating all contracts, dealing with any problems concerning the real estate leases, contracts and other business problems. I also assist clients in dealing with all service agencies and various strategic systems to maximize their businesses.

KURTZMAN, LIPTON, MATERA, GUROCK & SCUDERI, LLP, Partner, 2001 – 2003

Emphasis in Criminal, Personal Injury, Real Estate, Bankruptcy, Wills & Estates I was the senior partner in a ten-man law office with approximately 25+ employees. I helped create and develop one of the largest Rockland County law firms. During the period of time our two offices were merged, I made decisions on a host of business solutions, including but not limited to goal setting, business management, hiring and firing of personnel, working out lease problems, making sure that services were provided to our large law practice, dealing with 401K plans, retirement benefits, health insurance, phone systems, computer systems, cable companies, utilities, other sub-tenants and various other business related problems.

OFFICES OF GARY L. LIPTON, ESQ., Owner, 1990 – 2001

Emphasis in Criminal, Personal Injury, Real Estate and Commercial/Business Law

PINKUS, LIPTON & BROWN, LLP, Partner, 1977-1990

Emphasis in Criminal, Personal Injury, Real Estate and Commercial/Business Law

ASSISTANT PUBLIC DEFENDER, ROCKLAND COUNTY, Part Time, 1982 – 1994

Criminal Defense, Violations, Misdemeanors, Felonies, VTL and DWI Cases and Violations of Probation and Parole

ASSISTANT COUNTY ATTORNEY, ROCKLAND COUNTY, Part Time, 1978 – 1982

Prosecuted J.D., PINS, Abuse & Neglect Cases, Support and Paternity Cases and various other Family Court matters

ATTORNEY FOR DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, ROCKLAND COUNTY, 1977 – 1978

Advised Commissioner of Labor on various labor law cases

PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

Admitted to N.Y.S., 2nd Department, July 15, 1977
Admitted to the Federal Court, United States Southern District, 1977

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS (Past and Present)

Rockland Home Improvement Licensing Board
United Hospice of Rockland, Board of Directors 2010
Rockland Home Aides, Board of Directors 2010
Rockland County Bar Association
Strategic Coach, 2004 to present
BNI, Pearl River 2000
New York State Bar Association
Rockland County Business Association, Ambassador
New York State Defender Association
American Arbitration Association
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
Rotarian, Spring Valley Club
Washington, D.C. Bar Association, 1978 – 1980s
United Hospice of Rockland, 1982 – 1988

LEGAL TEACHING POSITIONS

1977 – 1978 Rockland Community College, Suffern, New York
1977 – 1980 Pace University, Briarcliff, New York
1980 to Present Guest speaker for Rockland County Bar Association on N.Y.S. law on liens,
preliminary hearing and bail applications; How to prepare Personal Injury Law Suit;
Arbitration and Mediation in N.Y.S.
2009-2010 Guest speaker for numerous business and school groups, WRKL and WRCR concerning coaching businesses.
2014 Guest speaker for attorneys in Orange County and NYC Marino Course for forming and developing small businesses.

 

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