Jeffrey Dinowitz

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Jeffrey Dinowitz
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Member of the New York State Assembly
from the 81st district
Incumbent
Assumed office
1994
Preceded by G. Oliver Koppell
Personal details
Born (1954-12-03) December 3, 1954 (age 59)
Bronx, New York
Political party Democratic
Residence Bronx, New York
Alma mater Lehman College
Brooklyn Law School
Religion Jewish
Website Official Website

Jeffrey Dinowitz represents District 81 in the New York State Assembly, which comprises Kingsbridge, Norwood, Riverdale, Van Cortlandt Village, Wakefield, and Woodlawn.

He was chosen in a special election held in 1994 to replace G. Oliver Koppell. Dinowitz previously served as Democratic District Leader from 1986 to 1994. He has also served as a Democratic State Committeeman (1978), and as a delegate to the Democratic National Convention. He has also served as President of the Benjamin Franklin Reform Democratic Club three times in the past and remains an active member of the club to this day.

As an Assemblyman, Dinowitz chairs the Standing Committee on Consumer Affairs and Protection, as well as serving as a member of several other standing committees.

Prior to entering the Assembly, Dinowitz served for a decade as an administrative law judge for New York State.

He is a graduate of the Bronx High School of Science, Lehman College of the City University of New York, and Brooklyn Law School.

He and his wife Sylvia have been married since 1978. They have two children: Kara and Eric.

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New York Assembly
Preceded by
G. Oliver Koppell
New York State Assembly, 81st District
1994–present
Incumbent