John M. Hadlock

John M. Hadlock

Of Counsel
Location:
New York, New York
Phone:
212-551-1217
Fax:
212-551-8484
E-mail:

John Hadlock is of counsel and concentrates his practice in general commercial litigation. His practice in recent years has included real estate, construction and finance litigation, including significant matters relating to the Fair Housing Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act, as well as leasehold claims and real estate finance matters. He has also had extensive experience in publishing law and antitrust law, with an emphasis on product marketing, promotion, distribution and circulation. As general counsel to the magazine industry trade association for 20 years and as general counsel to a major magazine distributor for ten years, Mr. Hadlock has extensive experience with a variety of marketing, distribution and circulation issues.

John Hadlock is of counsel and concentrates his practice in general commercial litigation. His practice in recent years has included real estate, construction and finance litigation, including significant matters relating to the Fair Housing Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act, as well as leasehold claims and real estate finance matters. He has also had extensive experience in publishing law and antitrust law, with an emphasis on product marketing, promotion, distribution and circulation. As general counsel to the magazine industry trade association for 20 years and as general counsel to a major magazine distributor for ten years, Mr. Hadlock has extensive experience with a variety of marketing, distribution and circulation issues.

Year Joined Firm

  • 2011

Areas of Practice

  • Litigation (Commercial)
  • Litigation (Real Estate)
  • Appellate Law

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1962
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1969
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1969
  • U.S. District Court Western District of New York, 1969
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 1969
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 1971
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia, 1968
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1966
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1988
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1977
  • U.S. Court of International Trade, 1982
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1994

Education

  • New York University School of Law
    • LL.M., Master of Law(s) - 1970
    • Major: Trade Regulation
  • St. John's University School of Law
    • LL.B., Bachelor of Law - 1962
    • Law Review: St. John's Law Review, Associate Editor, 1961 - 1962
  • Colgate University
    • A.B., Bachelor of Arts - 1959

Representative Clients

  • Magazine Publishers of America
  • Remedy Health Media, Division of Veronis Schuler
  • Rodale, Inc.
  • Tufts University

Classes/Seminars

  • Direct Marketing Techniques and Legal Issues (Lecturer), Magazine Industry Association
  • Practical Skills in Pretrial Discovery, Practicing Law Institute

Honors and Awards

  • AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • New York City Bar Association, Member, Senior Lawyer Committee
  • New York City Bar Association, Member, Transportation Committee
  • New York City Bar Association, Member, State Legislative Committee
  • New York State Senate, Assistant Counsel, Majority Leader, 1967 - Present
  • Federal Bar Council

Pro Bono Activities

  • 1136 Tenant's Corp. (1136 Fifth Ave. Coop Board), Treasurer
  • Association to Benefit Children, Advisor
  • Colgate University, President's Association
  • Northern Ireland Children's Enterprise, Board of Directors
  • Southampton Hospital Foundation, Board of Directors
  • University Club, House Committee Member