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Sean Banayan handles various commercial matters and counsels clients concerning their estate planning in the United States.  Mr. Banayan has assisted small business owners execute their succession planning, gifting, and stock transfers.  Admitted to practice in NY and NJ in 2005, and the District of Columbia in 2006, Mr. Banayan has represented American Express, as well as other financial institutions during the course of his career. In particular, he has managed local counsel in multiple jurisdictions for the collection, litigation, and settlement of consumer debts. Including his admission to the U.S. Supreme Court, Mr. Banayan is also admitted to the Federal District Courts of New Jersey as well as the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York.  Mr. Banayan earned his B.A. and Master of Music degree from Binghamton University and his Juris Doctor degree from The University of Akron School of Law, where he was a Trial Team Champion.


  • "The Enemy Combatant Debate: Can the United States strike the balance between liberty and national security?"


  • Akron School of Law (JD, May, 2004)
  • Binghamton University (MM,  Opera, May, 1999)
  • Binghamton University (BA, History & English Lit, 1993)

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • Washington, D.C.
  • U.S. Court of International Trade
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • U.S Supreme Court


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