BRIAN A. RAPHAN, admitted to New York State bar in 1989 and New Jersey State bar in 1988. Admitted to U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York 1990; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York 1990; United States Supreme Court 1994. Former founding partner of the law firm of Druckman, Raphan and Sinel, New York, New York. Education: Temple University (B.S., cum laude, 1985); Cardozo Law School (J.D., 1988). Appointed by Appellate Division, 1st Department, as a Court Examiner in May, 1997. Individually selected and appointed by Surrogate’s Court and Supreme Court in various capicities in hundred of cases; Member: National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, New York State Bar Association, American Bar Association, New York County Lawyers Association.
LEWIS H. FISHLIN, admitted to bar, 1969, New York. Admitted to U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York 1975; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York 1976; U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit 1986; United States Supreme Court 1996. Education: New York University (B.A., 1965); New York Law School (J.D., 1968). Member: New York State Bar Association, Trusts and Estates Section.