SUFFERN, N.Y., Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Lewis David Lowenfels is a distinguished biographee of Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are chosen from among a pool of the most prominent professionals and are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.
With over five decades of professional legal experience, Mr. Lowenfels is a preeminent lawyer in the areas of corporate and securities law. Serving as the sole partner of the Law Offices of Lewis D. Lowenfels in New York City since 2012 and as an adjunct professor at the School of Law at Seton Hall University in Newark, New Jersey, since 1988, he previously worked as a partner of Tolins & Lowenfels, P.C., for over 40 years. Co-founding Tolins & Lowenfels with Roger Tolins in 1967, they focused their legal services on transactional work, securities regulatory matters and securities arbitration, and represented individuals, banking firms and companies of all kinds. Previously having held the position of public governor of the American Stock Exchange, now known as the Intercontinental Exchange, Inc., from 1993 to 1996, Mr. Lowenfels also contributed his skills to the Federal Bar Association, the Practising Law Institute, the Southwestern Legal Foundation and the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis.
With a longstanding interest in capital markets and securities, Mr. Lowenfels pursued an education at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, earning a Bachelor of Arts, magna cum laude, in 1957. Continuing his education with a Bachelor of Laws from Harvard University in 1961, he was licensed to practice law as a corporations and securities attorney by the New York State Bar that same year. Spending his college years as a basketball player, he is particularly proud of receiving front page coverage in The New York Times with an article about the Harvard University basketball team. During this time, Mr. Lowenfels turned down an opportunity to play in New Orleans because they were insisting on segregated facilities for African American players on the Harvard team, and he felt it was important to take a strong stance against that.
A regular and esteemed contributor of articles to professional journals, Mr. Lowenfels is notably the co-author of the eight volume treatise "Bromberg and Lowenfels on Securities Fraud," which is currently in its second edition. Additionally, he has frequently contributed his skills to the professional organizations with which he holds membership. Currently serving on the securities and exchanges committee of the New York County Lawyers Association, Mr. Lowenfels has also been a member of the federal regulation of securities committee with the American Bar Association since 1978, where he formerly acted as a lecturer.
Holding a rating of AV Preeminent from Martindale-Hubbell for his accomplishments in the field, Mr. Lowenfels has been featured on both television and radio, appearing on such broadcasts as CNN, CNBC and the National Public Radio. Furthermore, he has been quoted in Forbes Magazine, The New York Times, The Los Angeles Times and The Wall Street Journal. In light of his storied accomplishments, Mr. Lowenfels was the recipient of the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award in 2017 and has previously been selected for inclusion in numerous editions of Who's Who in America, Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who in the East and Who's Who in the World.
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