Kathryn Grant Madigan -

Kathryn Grant Madigan

Partner - Vestal
607-584-5621

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Legal Assistant
Jennifer Waddell
607-584-5650

Vestal
450 Plaza Drive
Vestal, NY 13850
P: 607-763-9200
F: 607-763-9211

  • J.D., Albany Law School of Union University (1978)
  • B.A., cum laude, University of Colorado at Boulder (1975)
  • New York State Bar (1979)
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York (1979)
  • U.S. Supreme Court (1997)
  • Broome County Bar Association (Past President, Sustaining Member and Lecturer)
  • New York State Bar Association (Past President; Executive Committee Member 1990-1998, 2002-2009; House of Delegates Life Member; Nominating Committee Chair 2010; Membership Committee Chair, 1997-2000; Elder Law Section Chair, 1998-99; Lecturer)
  • New York Bar Foundation (Fellow)
  • Womens Bar Association of the State of New York (Sustaining Member)
  • American Bar Association (ABA) (House of Delegates, 2007-2020)
    • Committee on Resolution Impact (Chair)
  • ABA Standing Committee on Bar Activities and Services (Chair, 2014-2017; Member, 2012-2018)
  • American Bar Foundation (Life Fellow)
  • New York State Attorney General-Elect Letitia James Transition Committee (Member)
  • National Conference of Bar Presidents (Executive Council)
  • National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (Member)
  • American College of Trust & Estate Counsel (Fellow)  
  • Third Department Judicial Screening Committee
  • Trustee, IOLA Fund of the State of New York
  • Commissioner, New York State Ethics Commission for the Unified Court System                         ———————————————————————  
  • 'Advance Directives: Opportunities & Pitfalls in Elder Law', Speaker at St. Vincent's Church, May 18th, 2016
      • Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha of Colorado
  • Outstanding Young Lawyer Award, New York State Bar Association
  • Phoenix Award, Citizen Action of New York
  • Stanley B. Reiter Award for Extraordinary Service to the Broome County Bar Association
  • Distinguished Citizen Award from American Legion Post 80 Hall of Fame Congress
  • Kate Stoneman Award from Albany Law School
  • Alumna in Residence, Albany Law School
  • Ruth G. Schapiro Award, New York State Bar Association
  • Girl Scouts Woman of Distinction Award
  • Listed in Who's Who in American Law
  • Selected for inclusion in "The Best Lawyers in America®" in the area of Elder Law and Trusts & Estates, 2001-Present
  • Selected for inclusion in New York Super Lawyers - Upstate Edition and Top 25 Women Attorneys
  • Listed in Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers
  • Author, Chapter, "Appointment of Guardian: Who Can and Shall Serve," Guardian Practice in New York State, New York State Bar Association, 1997.
  • Author, Chapter, "Pitfalls of Elder Law Practice," Pitfalls of Practice, New York State Bar Association.
  • Binghamton University Council (Chair)
  • Binghamton University Presidential Search Committee (Chair)
  • Binghamton Bearcats Athletic Board (Member)
  • Binghamton University Foundation, Inc. (Trustee, Former Vice Chair)
  • Harpur Forum (Chair, 1997-1998; Member)
  • Live Wire Club, Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce (President, 2003-2004, Member)
  • Live Wire Players (Member, 1995-2012)
  • United Health Services Foundation, Inc. (Chair, 1997-1998)
  • United Health Services Foundation, Inc. (Former Trustee)
  • Binghamton Womens Rugby Club (Captain, President, Founder)

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