Morton E. Marvin

Morton Marvin is a past president of the Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and a Charter Member of the International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. He has served as Co-Chairman of the Stamford Superior Court’s Special Masters Program for Family Cases. He serves as a Special Master for Family Cases in the Bridgeport and Stamford Courts.


Mr. Marvin has been continuously listed in The Best Lawyers In America* since 1989, and has been named by Connecticut Magazine, The Connecticut Law Tribune, and New York Magazine as one of Connecticut’s top family and matrimonial lawyers. In addition, he has been recognized by Connecticut Super Lawyers** and New England Super Lawyers, Westchester Magazine, the Martindale Hubbell Register of Preeminent Lawyers, and has been named one of Worth Magazine’s 100 Top Attorneys since 2007.


Mr. Marvin is a member of the American Bar Association and the Connecticut Bar Association as well as the Family Law Section of each. He is also a member of the Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association. He has served as Secretary and Treasurer of the Connecticut Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. Mr. Marvin has lectured to the Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants and at many seminars conducted by the Connecticut Chapter. Mr. Marvin received his Bachelor of Arts from The University of Connecticut and his Juris Doctor from Boston University. He is admitted to practice at the bar of the State of Connecticut, the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut, and the United States Supreme Court.

BAR ADMISSIONS
Connecticut, 1961
United States District Court, District of Connecticut, 1972
United States Supreme Court, 2006

 

EDUCATION
Boston University, JD, 1961
University of Connecticut, BA 1958

 

AWARDS AND DISTINCTIONS
The 100 Top Attorneys, Worth Magazine (2007 -- 2009).     
Connecticut Super Lawyers (2007 -- ) **
New England Super Lawyers (2007 -- )
New York Magazine, Top Lawyers (2005 - _)
Westchester Magazine, (2005 - )
Connecticut Magazine, Top Lawyers (2001- )
The Best Lawyers in America (1989 - )*.
Martindale Hubbell Register of Preeminent Lawyers (1999 -- )
Top Lawyers in Fairfield County, Stamford Advocate/Greenwich Times (1989)
The Connecticut Law Tribune

 

MEMBERSHIPS
American Bar Association (Family Law Section)
Connecticut Bar Association (Family Law Section)
Connecticut Trial Lawyers Association
American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (Connecticut Chapter, Secretary 1981-82; 1985-86; Treasurer, 1984-1985; President, 1987-1989)
International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (charter member)
American Inns of Court

BAR SERVICE

  • Co-Chairman, Special Masters Program (Family Cases), Stamford Superior Court (1990 – 1998)
  • Special Master (Family Cases) Bridgeport and Danbury Courts


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