James M. Griffin has extensive experience in international business, corporate finance, and taxation, and focuses in the area of real estate law. He received a B.B.A. degree in accounting from St. John's University and a J.D. degree from St. John's University School of Law. He has also attended Bernard Baruch Graduate School of Business and the New York University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.
Mr. Griffin is admitted to practice in the State of New York. He is also a Certified Public Accountant and a member of various professional associations. Mr. Griffin has been a private investor since 1994. Prior to that time, he held financial management positions at Estee Lauder, Inc. where he was Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Lauder Investments, Inc., and earlier, Vice President and Treasurer of Estee Lauder, Inc. Mr. Griffin also serves as a director of two privately held companies and has been on the Board of publicly traded companies. Mr. Griffin participates in the St. Patrick's Troicaire program in Huntington, which provides free legal services to the indigent.
Areas of Practice
St. John's University School of Law (J.D.)
St John's University (B.B.A. Accounting)
Bernard Baruch Graduate School of Business
New York University Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Lauder Investments, Inc., Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Estee Lauder , Inc., Vice President and Treasurer