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Marc A. Landis (D)

  • Funds Raised: $126,217.00
    Source: New York City Campaign Finance Board


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    Biography: Landis is the chair of a real estate development company. He gained recognition when he represented a group of Upper West Side parents who sued to block a charter school from moving into a public school building. He is currently the chair of real estate development at Phillips Nizer LLP. He served on Community Board 7, but unsuccessfully ran for New York state Assembly in 2006. Landis holds a bachelor's degree from Princeton University, an LLM in taxation from the New York School of Law, and a J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania.

    (source: http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20120130/upper-west-side/attorney-marc-landis-is-latest-candidate-race-replace-gale-brewer; http://www.phillipsnizer.com/attorneys/landismarc_bio.cfm)

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    City Council for District 6 (Campaign Website)

    OTHER CANDIDATES RUNNING FOR City Council for District 6:

    Gale A Brewer (D, WF) Subject to term limits in 2013 (won general election) · Joshua J Goldberg (R) (defeated in general election) · Ken C. Biberaj (D) (declared) · Debra Cooper (D) (declared) · Helen K Rosenthal (D) (declared) · Mel Wymore (D) (declared) · Noah Gotbaum (D) (declared) · Thomas Siracuse (G) (declared) ·