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Melvin S. Hoffman

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Melvin S. Hoffman
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Current Court Information:
United States bankruptcy court, District of Massachusetts
Title:   Judge
Active:   2010-Present
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Yeshiva University
Law School:   Syracuse University Law School

Melvin S. Hoffman is a judge on the United States bankruptcy court for the District of Massachusetts. He joined the court on April 16, 2010.[1]


Hoffman received his undergraduate degree from Yeshiva University and his J.D. from Syracuse University Law School.[2]


Hoffman began his legal career as a law clerk for Judge Harold Lavien. Prior to his appointment to the court, Hoffman was a partner with the firm Looney & Grossman LLP.[2]

Awards and associations

  • Editorial board, American Bankruptcy Law Journal[2]

See also

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