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Biography of Justice Martin M. Solomon

JUSTICE MARTIN M. SOLOMON received his B.A. from SUNY Albany.  He received his J.D. from New York Law School in 1975.  He was hired by Senator Albert B. Lewis to open and run the Senator’s first District Office.  Justice Solomon was elected to the New York State Senate in 1978 and served until 1995.  While in the State Senate, Justice Martin M. Solomon was the ranking member of the Insurance Committee and at various times, a member of the Banking, Judiciary and Health Committees.  He was also a member of the Executive Committee of the National Conference of Insurance Legislators.  Justice Solomon was in the private practice of law from 1976 to 1995.  Justice Solomon was elected as a Judge of the Civil Court in 1995.  In 2003, he was elected to the Supreme Court and in May 2012, was appointed by the Chief Administrative Judge to the Appellate Term for the 2nd, 11th and 13th Judicial Districts.





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