Raoul Felder: the Lawyer
RAOUL LIONEL FELDER, born Brooklyn, New York, May 13, 1939. Admitted to bar in New York; U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York and U.S. Court of Appeals; U.S. Supreme Court.
Raoul Lionel Felder
437 Madison Avenue
New York, New York 10022
Of Counsel to:
Neal Raymond Hersh, Esq.
Hersh, Mannis & Bogen, L.L.P.
9150 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 209
Beverly Hills, Ca. 90212
Gary Newman, Esq.
Newman, McDonough, Schofel & Giger, PC
101 Eisenhower Parkway
Roseland, New Jersey 07068
Weiss & Handler, P.A.
2555 Glades Road Suite 218A
Boca Raton, Florida 33431
- New York University
- University of Bern, Switzerland, College of Medicine
- New York University School of Law
Areas of Practice
- Trial Practice
- Civil Appeals
- Child Abuse Prevention Services-Child Safety Institute
- Brandeis Association and the Catholic Lawyers Guild
- Crimebuster Award for compassion and tireless advocacy on behalf of Crime Victims
- Shield Institute for Mentally Retarded
- National Kidney Foundation
- Brooklyn School for Special Children
- The National Arts Club (1992)
- Defender of Jerusalem Award presented by Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Shamir
- Named by National Law Journal One of Americas Hundred Most Powerful Lawyers
- Assistant United States Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice
- Special Assistant U.S. Attorney
- Judge, National Finals American Bar Association Client Counseling Competition
- New York City Commission on Cultural Affairs (1998, 2001)
- Board of Directors, New York City Economic Development Corporation (1999, 2000, 2001)
- Original Board of Advisors, Court TV
- Appointed by Governor to State Commission on Child Abuse
- Past Member, Board of Advisors, Cop Care
- Honorary Police Commissioner, Police Department of the City of New York
- New York City Host Committee for NBA
- Board of Trustees, National Kidney Foundation
- Member, Board of Directors: Hospital Audiences, Inc.
- Past Member, Board of Directors, Big Apple Greeters
- Appointed to Character and Fitness Commitee for Bar Admissions
- Appointed by Governor to the New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct (2003, reappointed 2004-2008)
- Elected Chairman of State Commission 2006
- Instructor, The Ethical Culture School for Continuing Education, 1981, 1982
- Key Note Speaker - New Jersey State Bar Association Annual Dinner-Family Law Section
- Moderator, First Annual Two Day National Conference on Child Abuse
- Lectured at Major Bar Associations, ABA, Law Schools, Oxford University, etc.
- Marymount College, 1982-1984
- Practicing Law Institute, 1982-1983
- New York Law Journal's 100 Most Powerful Lawyers in America
- Who's Who in America
- Who's Who in American Law