Columbia County Civil Rights Lawyers

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David Fallon
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David Fallon
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 12 years of experience
(518) 918-6102 1525 Western Ave.
Albany, NY 12203
Civil Rights, Appeals, Employment and Landlord Tenant
Brooklyn Law School
David focuses his practice on federal and private sector employment litigation, as well as landlord / tenant law, civil litigation, and appeals.

David has a strong record of success representing his clients in court and before federal and state administrative agencies. He understands that no two cases are exactly alike, and he works with his clients to try and achieve the best possible result based on the unique facts of their case. David litigates aggressively on behalf of his clients, while always taking the client’s own tolerance for risk into account in determining the appropriate litigation strategy.
Jack Bryant Tuckner
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Jack Bryant Tuckner
Dutchess County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 36 years of experience
(516) 588-6439 42 Catharine Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
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City University of New York - Queens College
Jack Tuckner is a Women’s Rights in the Workplace attorney and a founding partner of Tuckner, Sipser, Weinstock & Sipser, perhaps the only law firm in the nation concentrating its practice on workplace gender rights. His practice is focused on helping working women combat sexual harassment, pregnancy discrimination, and other discrimination and illegal treatment faced by women, including illegal pay disparity, gender discrimination, maternity leave matters, unlawful retaliation, and wrongful termination. Jack has long fought for women’s rights and against the unequal and wrongful treatment of women in the workplace. In doing so, Jack has gained a reputation for feminist activism...
Brooke D. Youngwirth
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Brooke D. Youngwirth
Dutchess County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 13 years of experience
(845) 745-3019 63 Cannon Street
Suite B
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Civil Rights, Business, Employment and Personal Injury
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Brooke Dana Youngwirth represents both employees and private and public-sector employers before state and federal agencies, including the New York State Division of Human Rights and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. Brooke also defends private and public employers against employment harassment and discrimination, labor violations, and various other federal and state claims.

In addition, Brooke frequently provides counsel to individuals, school districts, police departments, and other private employers on a range of topics such as wrongful termination, student disciplinary matters, employment discrimination, and the implementation of employment policies and handbooks. Brooke has held client training sessions and continuing legal education seminars...
William J. Sipser
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William J. Sipser
Dutchess County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 37 years of experience
(516) 990-1874 42 Catharine Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
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Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Bill Sipser has been a leading practitioner in the area of Labor Law and Employment Law Discrimination for almost thirty years. His practice is focused on representing clients in age discrimination, race discrimination, disability discrimination, and other matters involving employee rights. Bill has extensive litigation experience in state and federal courts, and before several governmental agencies involving representation of individuals and labor unions. Bill has prosecuted significant cases, including appeals before the Appellate Division of the State of New York as well as the federal Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He argued a critical employment discrimination issue before the...
Allen Lim
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Allen Lim
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 1 year of experience
(888) 258-4696 41 State St., Suite 604-06
Albany, NY 12207
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Western State University College of Law
Allen Lim, Esq. is an attorney in the Litigation and Personal Injury Departments of Horn Wright, LLP. Allen grew up and attended school in Orange County, California. He attained a B.A. in Criminal Justice from California State University, Fullerton, and his J.D. at Western State College of Law. An internship with the Orange County Public Defender started his desire to help those in need, and he carries that same drive to this day. Additionally, he utilizes his prior experience in customer service to ensure that each client is heard and that all of their questions are addressed. Allen is bilingual...
Kimberly G. Finnigan
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Kimberly G. Finnigan
Saratoga County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer
1520 Crescent Road
Suite 300
Clifton Park , NY 12065
Civil Rights, Appeals, Business and Education
William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law
Kimberly G. Finnigan is a bilingual attorney who focuses her practice on immigration, employment and labor law, and civil rights litigation. Ms. Finnigan is a graduate of William and Mary Law School, where she was a Jessup International Moot Court Team member, served as President of the International Law Society, and co-founded the LL.M. Student Assistance Program. Ms. Finnigan received honors in Appellate Brief Writing and was acknowledged as a Mary Siegrist Hinz Leadership Fellow and recipient of the Gambrell Professionalism Award. Ms. Finnigan was awarded her Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and Education, magna cum laude, from Middlebury College...
Stacey  Bucci
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Stacey Bucci
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 13 years of experience
(518) 407-3020 150 State Street
4th Floor
Albany, NY 12207
Free ConsultationCivil Rights, Business, Education and Real Estate
Western New England University School of Law
Provide closing and title services to national and local banks, mortgage companies, loan officers, brokers, and consumers. Write deeds, search titles, prepare and process closing documents, disburse settlement funds, and execute closings. Landlord-tenant law. Analyze legal liability of businesses and implement crucial policies necessary to safeguard against potential legal claims. Form domestic and foreign corporations and other business entities. Prepare various legal disclaimers and contracts essential to protect businesses including but not limited to employee handbooks, confidentiality agreements, and corporate resolutions. Represent parties at school meetings, mediation sessions, and due process hearings. Civil litigation. Select constitutional law and discrimination cases...
Allen Shoikhetbrod
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Allen Shoikhetbrod
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 10 years of experience
(518) 218-7100 441 New Karner Road
Albany, NY 12205
Civil Rights, Appeals, Employment and Military
At Tully Rinckey PLLC, Allen is a First Chair Associate with extensive experience in federal, state, and private employment law matters, including claims of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, qui tam and whistleblower actions, and disciplinary matters. He has represented clients before federal and state courts, as well as before administrative tribunals and agencies including the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB), U.S. Department of Labor (USDOL), Department of Veterans Affairs Disciplinary Appeals Board (DAB), New York State Department of Human Rights (DHR), New York State Department of Labor (NYSDOL), and matters before the U.S. Office of Special...
Robert Irving Miller Jr
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Robert Irving Miller Jr
Dutchess County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 30 years of experience
(845) 447-8000 300 Westage Business Center Drive
Suite 390
Fishkill, NY 12524
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Elisabeth Haub School of Law - Pace University
Since 1994, Robert Irving Miller has successfully represented businesses, health care professionals and individuals in litigation, at trials and in appeals. His primary focus is medical malpractice defense, health law and all matters related to the administration of health care facilities. Mr. Miller’s experience in both the fields of law and health care has made him an ideal advocate for hospitals, nursing homes, physicians and other health professionals. Mr. Miller is licensed to practice law in both New York and Connecticut as well as in federal courts in the Northern and Southern Districts of New York. Mr. Miller graduated from Pace...
Stephen Bergstein
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Stephen Bergstein
Ulster County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 30 years of experience
(845) 469-1277 5 Paradies Lane
New Paltz, NY 12561
Civil Rights, Appeals and Employment
Cuny Law School
Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated civil rights lawyer situated in Orange County, New York. Practice concentrated in employment discrimination (including sexual and racial harassment, disability discrimination and wrongful discharge) as well as constitutional issues (including First Amendment, due process and whistleblower protection). Extensive experience litigating claims from administrative level to appellate practice. Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated attorney, 2015. Named Hudson Valley "Super Lawyer" in 2013-2015. Has litigated and argued numerous civil rights precedents in Second Circuit Court of Appeals and Southern and Northern Districts of New York, including Back v. Hastings School District, 2d Cir. 2004, which held for the first time that caregiver...
Laura Wong-Pan
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Laura Wong-Pan
Dutchess County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 29 years of experience
(845) 218-1288 319 Mill Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Civil Rights, Education, Employment and Municipal
Northeastern School Of Law
Ariel Elaine Solomon
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Ariel Elaine Solomon
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 17 years of experience
(866) 833-3529 300 Great Oaks Boulevard
Suite 313
Albany, NY 12203
Civil Rights, Administrative and Employment
Albany Law School
Ariel E. Solomon, Esq., concentrates her practice in the areas of Federal Employment Law and Civil Litigation. She has significant experience asserting rights of employees in complex litigation matters, including but not limited to, providing aggressive representation for employees in adverse action cases before the Merit Systems Protection Board (MSPB), discrimination cases before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, federal retirement and whistleblower retaliation cases. She is internationally recognized for her work representing physician whistleblowers employed with the Department of Veterans Affairs.

Ariel frequently represents clients based in Asia, the European Union, and the Middle East. ...
Terence Leander Kindlon
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Terence Leander Kindlon
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 50 years of experience
(518) 434-1493 74 Chapel St
Albany, NY 12207
Civil Rights and Criminal
Albany Law School
Martin Alan Cohen
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Martin Alan Cohen
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 26 years of experience
100 Great Oaks Blvd
Albany, NY 12203
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THOMAS JOSEPH JOHNSON
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 46 years of experience
(518) 459-1600 2 Tower Pl
Albany, NY 12203
Civil Rights, Education, Employment and Social Security Disability
Georgetown University Law Center and Georgetown University Law Center
Thomas J. O'CONNOR
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 56 years of experience
(518) 862-9292 296 WASHINGTON AVENUE EXT
ALBANY, NY 12203
Civil Rights, Bankruptcy, Business and Employment
Albany Law School
Theresa Bernadette Marangas
Albany County, New York Civil Rights Lawyer with 38 years of experience
(518) 449-8893 677 Broadway
Albany, NEW YORK 12207
Civil Rights, Appeals, Construction and Employment
Hofstra University School of Law and Quinnipiac University School of Law
John William Bailey
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 44 years of experience
(518) 456-0082 5 PINE WEST PLZ STE 507
ALBANY, NY 12205
Civil Rights, Business, Employment and Environmental
Albany Law School
Michael E. Catalinotto
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 62 years of experience
(518) 465-3553 6 TOWER PL
ALBANY, NY 12203
Civil Rights, Business, Medical Malpractice and Municipal
Columbia Law School and Columbia Law School
Nicholas Roman Lewis
Dutchess County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 23 years of experience
(917) 971-6641 16 Garfield Pl
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Civil Rights, Business, Criminal and DWI
Columbia Law School and Columbia Law School
Christopher Dale Watkins
Ulster County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 24 years of experience
(845) 419-2250 5 Paradies Ln
New Paltz, NY 12561
Civil Rights
University of California, Berkeley School of Law and University of California, Berkeley School of Law
Margaret Comard Lynch
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 41 years of experience
(518) 434-9807 22 Clinton Ave
Albany, NY 12207
Civil Rights, Medical Malpractice and Personal Injury
Albany Law School
Vincent James Deleonardis
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 22 years of experience
(518) 456-0082 5 PINE W PLZ, STE 507
WASHINGTON AVENUE EXTENSION
ALBANY, NY 12205
Civil Rights, Employment and Personal Injury
Albany Law School Of Union Uni and Albany Law School
Robert Andrew Rausch
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 29 years of experience
(518) 465-3553 6 TOWER PL
ALBANY, NY 12203
Civil Rights, Medical Malpractice, Municipal and Personal Injury
Albany Law School
Nannette Rachelle Kelleher
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 26 years of experience
(518) 456-0082 2 Pine West Plaza
Albany, NY 12205
Civil Rights, Municipal, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Albany Law School
Elmer Robert Keach III
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Attorney
(518) 434-1718 1 Pine West Plz Ste 109
Albany, NY 12205
Civil Rights, Consumer, Criminal and DWI
New York University School of Law and New York University School of Law
Ralph L. Pennington JR
Schenectady County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 29 years of experience
(518) 388-0619 328 State St
Schenectady, NY 12305
Civil Rights, Business, Real Estate and Social Security Disability
Capital University Law School and Capital University Law School
John William Vandenburgh
Albany County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 36 years of experience
(518) 862-9292 296 Washington Ave Ext
Albany, NY 12203
Civil Rights, Employment, Insurance Defense and Medical Malpractice
Albany Law School and Albany Law School
Louis M. Klein
Ulster County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 56 years of experience
(845) 853-4229 369 Washington Avenue 2nd Floor
Kingston, NY 12401
Civil Rights, Elder and Estate Planning
Brooklyn Law School and Brooklyn Law School
Mark Sean Mishler
Rensselaer County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 42 years of experience
(518) 462-6753 750 BROADWAY
ALBANY, NY 12144
Civil Rights, Criminal and DWI
Boston College Law School and Boston College Law School
Peter J. Famighetti
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Peter J. Famighetti
Orange County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 24 years of experience
(845) 669-0040 280 NY-211
Middletown , NY 10940
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Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Peter is a passionate and dedicated advocate. Peter has represented clients in various forums, including the United States District Court for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, as well as in New York State Courts in the region. Throughout his career that has spanned more than a decade, Peter has served as defendants' and Plaintiffs' counsel in single and class action employment related litigation. Most recently, Peter won a jury trial on a First Amendment retaliation case in Federal Court. Additionally, Peter has appeared extensively in cases before arbitration tribunals and administrative agencies, including...
Shawn Barnett
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Shawn Barnett
New York County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 10 years of experience
(833) 946-2639 233 Broadway, Suite 820
New York City, NY 10279
Offers Video ConferencingVideo ConfCivil Rights, Criminal, Municipal and Personal Injury
Loyola University Chicago School of Law and Golden Gate University School of Law
Shawn Barnett is a skilled litigator and trial attorney who is dedicated to helping those who have been victimized by law enforcement or correctional officers. He has received multiple million-dollar settlements for his clients and has been recognized as an Illinois Rising Star multiple times. During his time as an attorney, Shawn has represented numerous clients who have been injured by those who have abused their authority. He has vigorously pursued a wide variety of claims on behalf of his clients, including false arrest, malicious prosecution, excessive force, wrongful death, and sexual assault. Shawn has a particular focus on police involved...
Mayo Bartlett
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Mayo Bartlett
Westchester County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 32 years of experience
(914) 224-3086 50 Main St
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White Plains, NY 10606
Free ConsultationCivil Rights, Criminal and DWI
Elisabeth Haub School of Law - Pace University
Mayo Bartlett is a Civil Rights and Criminal Defense. He is the Principal Attorney at the Law Offices of Mayo Bartlett, PLLC. From 2003 to 2013, he was a partner at the law firm of Young & Bartlett, LLP, a litigation law firm which focused on Criminal Defense, Civil Rights and Personal Injury matters.

He worked for the Westchester County District Attorney’s Office for more than ten years, and served as a litigator in the Superior Court Trial Division prior to his appointment as the Chief of the Bias Crimes Unit. Mr. Bartlett has provided hate crime...
Edward Anthony Ruffo
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Edward Anthony Ruffo
Bronx County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 31 years of experience
(646) 330-1550 558 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10451
Free ConsultationCivil Rights, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
St. John's University School of Law
Mr Ruffo one of the Nation's Top 100 Trial Lawyers as ranked by the National Trial Lawyers as well as a Top 100 New York Super Lawyer. He is rated Pre-Eminent By Martindale Hubble and maintains a perfect 10/10 AVVO rating. He has 23 years experience obtaining multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for victims of negligence, specializing in Motor Vehicle, Slip, Trip & Fall , Workplace,Medical Malpractice and Nursing Home Negligence Litigation. Mr Ruffo helps victims in the NY and NJ metropolitan area. He is admitted to practice in the State and Federal Courts of NY &...
Karen Ford Edler
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Karen Ford Edler
Westchester County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 39 years of experience
(914) 251-1618 4 West Red Oak Lane
Suite 302
White Plains, NY 10604
Offers Video ConferencingVideo ConfCivil Rights, Education, Employment and Landlord Tenant
New York Law School
Karen Edler is the founder of the Price, Meese, Shulman & D'Arminio, P.C. Education Law Group. She advocates for parents and students to obtain a free, appropriate public education for students with disabilities under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (“IDEA”), Section 504 & related laws. Ms. Edler's services include reviewing Individual Education Plans (“IEP”) & Section 504 Plans, attending meetings and filing due process petitions when necessary. Ms. Edler represents students with any educational issues including academic issues, school disciplinary cases, bullying cases and collegiate academic and disciplinary matters. Ms. Edler handles special needs planning, Special Needs Trusts, guardianship...
Matthew Weinick
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Matthew Weinick
(845) 669-0040 280 NY-211
Middletown, NY 10940
Free ConsultationOffers Video ConferencingVideo ConfOrange County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 15 years of experience
Civil Rights, Appeals, Arbitration & Mediation and Employment
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University and SUNY Buffalo Law School
Matthew Weinick is a Long Island employment lawyer. Since the beginning of his career, Matt has been fighting for his clients’ workplace rights before Federal and State Court judges and administrative law judges. He has tried employment discrimination and retaliation cases before juries in Federal Court, represents clients at mediation and arbitration, and has argued appeals before the Second Circuit Court of Appeals and the New York Appellate Divisions, First and Second Departments. Matt’s success has been recognized for five consecutive years by Super Lawyers Magazine which listed him as a Rising Star from 2012-2016, a recognition reserved for...
Katherine Zalantis
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Katherine Zalantis
Westchester County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 29 years of experience
(914) 682-0707 120 White Plains Rd
#305
Tarrytown, NY 10591
Free ConsultationCivil Rights, Appeals, Business and Construction
Elisabeth Haub School of Law - Pace University
Land Use and Zoning, Environmental and Municipal Law Real Estate Litigation Commercial Litigation Civil Rights (Property Rights) Litigation
Dominic Louis Chiariello
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Dominic Louis Chiariello
Nassau County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 33 years of experience
(888) 692-1540 147 Glen Street
Glen Cove, NY 11542
Free ConsultationCivil Rights, Medical Malpractice, Nursing Home and Personal Injury
Fordham University
Attorney Dominic Chiariello graduated from Fordham University School of Law in 1990, when he was admitted to the New Jersey State Bar. He joined the firm in 1991 after being admitted to the New York State Bar. He frequently lectures for the Queens County Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Program and serves as Chair of the Civil Practice Committee, as well as Sub-Committee Chairman for Tort Legislation. He is a member of the Queens County Bar Judiciary Committee, Medical Malpractice Committee and Mentors Committee. He is past president of Queens County Columbian Lawyer’s Association, as well as past chairman...
Vince F. Sykes
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Vince F. Sykes
Rockland County, NY Civil Rights Lawyer with 15 years of experience
(845) 406-1386 95 N. Main Street
Spring Valley, NY 10977
Free ConsultationCivil Rights, Employment and Personal Injury
Elisabeth Haub School of Law - Pace University
Attorney Vince Sykes is a veteran of the United States Air Force, where he served on active duty, as an enlisted, and earned several distinguished medals to include Good Conduct Medal and Overseas Tour of Duty.

Following military service, Vince obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering (B.S.E.E.) from SUNY, Stony Brook, NY; a Masters in Business Administration (M.B.A.) from Pepperdine University, CA.; and a Juris Doctorate Degree (J.D.), Cum Laude, from Pace Law School, NY.

Vince’s career spans engineering positions in Silicon Valley where he worked for high-tech companies such as Cisco Systems, Bay Networks, Alcatel-Lucent, and various technology start-ups. Vince...
Michael Diederich Jr.
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Michael Diederich Jr.
(845) 942-0795 361 Route 210
Stony Point, NY 10980
Free ConsultationRockland County, NY Civil Rights Attorney with 43 years of experience
Civil Rights, Administrative, Appeals and Employment
Lewis & Clark Law School and Elisabeth Haub School of Law - Pace University
The Diederich Law Office focuses on helping victims of illegality and bias in employment and civil rights cases, particularly wrongful termination and job discrimination cases, and negotiating severance packages. Cases include wrongful discrimination based upon age, gender / sex, national origin, race, pregnancy or disability. I also served as a "citizen soldier" (US Army reservist), with tours of duty in the combat zones of Iraq (2004-05) and Afghanistan (2012), as an Army lawyer. I retired in the rank of lieutenant colonel. We handle cases from Long Island, through New York City and into the Hudson...
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