|New York City Council|
|2014 - Present|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|New York State Assembly District 25|
|2007 - 2013|
|Bachelor's||City University of New York, 1991|
|J.D.||Columbia Law School, 1995|
|Date of birth||03/01/1969|
|Place of birth||Queens, NY|
Lancman earned his B.A. from Queens College, City University of New York and his J.D. from Columbia Law School. His professional experience includes working as counsel with Pensterstock & Partners, Limited Liability Partnership, principal Rory Lancman, Attorney at Law and associate with Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson. He served as a First Lieutenant with the New York Army National Guard, Infantry.
In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Lancman served on the following committees:
- Banks Committee, New York State Assembly
- Cities Committee, New York State Assembly
- Codes Committee, New York State Assembly
- Housing Committee, New York State Assembly
- Judiciary Committee, New York State Assembly
- Labor Committee, New York State Assembly
- Subcommittee on Workplace Safety, Chair
In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Lancman served on the following committees:
- Banks Committee, New York Assembly
- Cities Committee, New York Assembly
- Governmental Operations Committee, New York Assembly
- Housing Committee, New York Assembly
- Judiciary Committee, New York Assembly
- Labor Committee, New York Assembly
Lancman was endorsed by the New York Daily News and the Queens Chronicle, and strongly pursued the Jewish vote. He and Meng were involved in some intense campaigning, each sharply criticizing the other. Lancman sent out a mass mailing decrying Meng's and Crowley's stances on Israel and national defense.
Lancman accused Meng of not supporting New York Assembly legislation to increase the tax on millionaires. Meng said she was instrumental in passing the measure, and some Assembly leadership have said both Lancman and Meng played a big roll in the new tax bill.
|U.S. House, New York District 6 Democratic Primary, 2012|
2012 judicial election
- See also: New York judicial elections, 2012
- See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010
Lancman ran unopposed in the September 14 Democratic primary. He was also unopposed in the general election on November 2. In addition to running on the Democratic ticket, he ran on the Working Familes ticket.
|New York State Assembly, District 25 2010|
|Rory Lancman (D)||11,688|
- See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2008
On November 4, 2008, Lancman won re-election to the New York State Assembly, District 25. He ran unopposed.
Lancman raised $95,691 for his campaign.
|New York State Assembly, District 25 2008|
|Rory Lancman (D)||16,177|
Reports in April 2012 showed Lancman raised $190,000 and loaned himself $50,000 in his campaign for the 6th Congressional District. Out-raising him was fellow Assembly member Grace Meng, who took in over $360,000. Meanwhile, Elizabeth Crowley only raised $100,000.
|Rory Lancman (2012) Campaign Finance Reports|
|Report||Date Filed||Beginning Balance||Total Contributions|
for Reporting Period
|Expenditures||Cash on Hand|
|April Quarterly||April 15, 2012||$0||$239,628.08||$(35,384.95)||$204,243.13|
|July Quarterly||July 15, 2012||$174,281.74||$157,842||$(282,292.48)||$49,831.26|
|October Quarterly||October 15, 2012||$49,831.26||$4,133.99||$(48,648.93)||$5,316.32|
In 2010, Lancman received $72,714 in campaign donations. The top contributors are listed below.
|New York State Assembly 2010 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Rory Lancman's campaign in 2010|
|1199 Seiu United Healthcare Workers East||$3,800|
|Goldstein & Greenlaw LLP||$2,500|
|New York State Laborers||$2,000|
|Total Raised in 2010||$72,714|
In 2008, a year in which Lancman was up for re-election, he collected $95,691 in donations.
|New York State Trial Lawyers||$3,800|
|1199 Seiu United Helathcare Workers East||$3,400|
|New York State United Teachers||$3,350|
|Four individual donations each of:||$2,500|
Lancman and his wife, Morgan, have three children.
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- Profile from the New York City Council website
- Legislative profile from Project Vote Smart
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Contributions: 2008, 2006, 2000
- Rory Lancman on Judgepedia
- New York City Council, "Lancman," accessed on January 21, 2015
- NYTimes blog, "Three officials announce bids to replace Ackerman," March 19, 2012
- Roll Call, "Democratic Primary Going to Wire in Queens," June 19, 2012
- New York Daily News, "Elizabeth Crowley, Grace Meng Log NY-6 Nods," April 23, 2012
- New York Daily News, "Queens rivals for Congress duke it out," June 7, 2012
- Capital New York, "Lancman goes nuclear in a mail piece against Meng and Crowley," June 19, 2012
- Politicker, "Elizabeth Crowley Takes The Gloves Off, Bops Lancman [Video," June 18, 2012]
- New York State Board of Elections, 2012 General Election Results
- Orange County Board of Elections, 2012 General Election Candidates (dead link)
- New York Times, "NY state legislative election results," accessed February 11, 2014
- Follow the Money, "Report on 2008 Campaign donations in New York," accessed August 1, 2014
- Politicker, "Fundraising Winners & Losers," April 16, 2012
- Federal Election Commission, "Rory Lancman's April Quarterly Report," accessed October 16, 2012
- Federal Election Commission, "Rory Lancman's July Quarterly Report," accessed October 16, 2012
- Federal Election Commission, "Rory Lancman's October Quarterly Report," accessed October 16, 2012
- Follow the Money, "2010 contributions," accessed December 23, 2013
- Follow the Money, "2008 campaign contributions," accessed December 24, 2014
|New York City Council, District 24
2014 – Present
| Succeeded by|
|New York Assembly District 25
| Succeeded by|
Nily D. Rozic (D)