Howard S. Shafer of Englewood is the new chair of the 1,705-member
Corporate Counsel Section.
Shafer is the managing partner of the Manhattan-based Shafer Glazer
and the president and general counsel of Counsel Holdings, Inc., which
operates a national consortium of insurance and corporate liability
defense law firms.
A 22-year member of the State Bar, Shafer most recently served as
chairperson-elect of the Corporate Counsel Section. He is a member of
the Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law and Labor and Employment
Shafer graduated from Rutgers University and earned his law degree
from Brooklyn Law School. He also serves on the Zoning Board of
Adjustment in Englewood.
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