Arthur E. Blyn - (1911-2005)
As Special Counsel to the firm, contributes the experience of distinguished
judicial and professional careers to Loscalzo & Loscalzo, P.C.
Judge Blyn was first appointed interim Judge of the Civil Court of the
City of New York by Mayor John Lindsay in 1972. He was subsequently elected
to a full term in 1973 on the Democratic, Republican and Liberal Party lines.
Governor Hugh Carey appointed Judge Blyn interim Surrogate of New York
County in 1977. He served Terms as Acting Supreme Court Justice of the
Supreme Court, New York County, in 1974 and 1975, and was subsequently
elected as Justice of the Supreme Court in 1977, on the Democratic, Republican
and Liberal Party lines.
Judge Blyn has been President of the Board of Judges of the Civil Court
of the City of New York and has chaired several of the Board's committees.
He has also served as Special Pre-Trial Master in the Civil Court, New
Judge Blyn's knowledge and authority on legal matters is widely recognized
by his peers and he has served as Lecturer at the official seminars of
the Civil Court, Supreme Court, New York Trial Lawyers Association and
the Association of Small Claims Arbitrators.
He is admitted to practice in the District Court of Eastern and Southern
New York, the U.S. Court of Claims and the U.S. Supreme Court. In addition,
he serves as an Arbitrator with the American Arbitration Association.
He is a graduate and former faculty member of the Brooklyn Law School.
Past and Present Affiliations:
- Association of the Bar of the City of New York
- New York State Bar Association
- New York State Trial Lawyers Association
- Association of Justices of Supreme Court New York State (and committees)
- Special Committee of Judicial Appointments, First Department, Appellate Division
- Committee on Continuing Legal Education of the Judiciary Section of the
New York State Bar Association
- Chairperson of the Supreme Court Justices for Court Merger
Specializing in aggressive ligation, his monetary awards have been in the
mega-millions, bringing a great deal of gratification to his clients.
A graduate of the University of Rochester and the New York Law School,
he is a member of the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, the Bronx
Bar and the New York County Lawyers. He is an expert on Municipal Law
Use, having been appointed and elected a member of the Closter (New Jersey)
Zoning Board of Adjustment, Closter Councilman and Closter Planning Board.