Ronald J. Offenkrantz

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Assistant Attorney General, State of New York, 1962-1964. Author: "The Warning from Pittsburgh's Golden Triangle: Home of the Steelers, The Pirates and the Amorphous Favored Nation Clause in the Commercial Lease," 23 Fordham Urban Law Journal 69, Fall 1995; "Arbitrating RICO: Ten Years After McMahon," 1997 Columbia Business Law Review, Number 1 (Winter 1997). Co-Author, "Where, How, and To What Effect Can a Party to an Arbitration Involving Interstate Commerce Enforce an Arbitrator's Subpoena Under 9 U.S.C. Section 7 of the Federal Arbitration Act?" Mealey's Int. Arb. Rep., Vol. 15, Issue 11, p. 42, November 2000; "Negotiating and Drafting the Agreement to Arbitrate in 2003: Insuring Against a Failure of Professional Responsibility," 8 Harv. Negot. Law Review 271 (Spring 2003); "Arbitration After Citizens Bank v. Alafabco," Mealey's Int'l. Arb. Rep., Vol. 19, Issue 12. p 25, Dec. 2004. Partner, Spitzer & Feldman, P.C., 1964-2003. Named by The National Law Journal to its 2014 List of 50 Litigation Trailblazers and Pioneers. Co-author, Sua Sponte Actions in the Appellate Courts: The “ Gorilla Rule” Revisited. U. of Ark. Journal of Appellate Practice and Process, 2016 Forthcoming

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Litigation
  • Appeals and Arbitration Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
646-248-6102  Phone
212-658-9424  Fax
University Attended:
Brown University, A.B., 1958
Law School Attended:
Columbia University Law School, LL.B., 1961; New York University, LL.M., 1964
Year of First Admission:
1961, New York
New York County Lawyers Association.
Birth Information:
Brooklyn, New York, July 23, 1936

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