Judith Rosen Lipner is a native Long Islander and 32-year resident of Dix Hills/Melville. She graduated from The George Washington University in Russian Area Studies and international affairs with BA/MA. She hold Doctorate in Political Science from Columbia University where she was also a Fellow at the Russian Institute/Harriman Institute and on the faculty. After several years developing an international marketing presence in Europe and the Caribbean for a manufacturing business, Judith attended the Benj. N. Cardozo School of Law of Yeshiva University and was a Member of the Law Review and the nationally recognized Innocence Project, which she continued to work with pro bono upon graduation.
Judith worked at several large national law firms as a securities litigation associate, including Norton Rose Fulbright and Dechert Price & Rhoads before becoming a partner in a Huntington business and litigation firm where she remained for twenty years. She also was a Law Professor at several local colleges for over 10 years.
She is an active in my community and local political committees as an elected member of the Executive Board of the Huntington Town Democratic Committee. She is also on the Executive Board of the Women’s Group of the Greens at Half Hollow where she is a chair of Community Outreach. I served as a 10-year Trustee of the Dix Hills Jewish Center and its Sisterhood President, and the Executive Board of the Half Hollow Hills PTA, where she chaired the Legislative Committee mentoring high school students about the importance of lobbying for education policy in Albany and Washington.
Judith has a fabulous 29-year-old daughter, Zoe, who is a Segment and Content Producer at CBS News and have two very funny, “show” cats – a “Ragdoll” Lex, and a” Scottish Fold” Pushkin whose father was ironically named Putin!