James M. Dubin, Chairman

Dubin-CV-4-15 ResizedJames M. Dubin is the managing partner of Madison Place Partners, LLC. He is a member of the Boards of Directors of Conair Corporation and Emmis Communications Corporation and has also served as a member of the Board of Directors of Carnival Corporation/plc. He is Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors of Tel Aviv University and a past chair of its Buchmann Faculty of Law. He is a former Chairman of The National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts and a former President of the Board of Trustees of The Williston Northampton School. He has also served as a member of the Boards of Trustees of the American Ballet Theatre, the Presidential Scholars Foundation, the Jewish Home Lifecare System and as Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees of the Solomon Schechter School of Westchester.

Mr. Dubin retired as a senior partner of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, where he served for many years as chair of the Firm’s Corporate Department and as a member of its Management Committee. While at Paul, Weiss, he was responsible for the structuring and negotiation of complex domestic and cross-border corporate transactions, including sophisticated merger and acquisition, corporate finance and securities matters.

Mr. Dubin received a BA Degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a JD from Columbia University School of Law where he served as an editor of the Columbia Law Review and was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar. He lives in Harrison, New York and Snowmass, Colorado with his wife Susan.