This is the first in a series of posts presenting a quantitative description of the Commercial Division, with a special focus on New York County. Guest bloggers Jamie Sinclair and Isaac B. Zaur welcome your feedback, including suggestions for future posts. Jamie and Isaac would like to thank the Unified Court System’s Chief Administrative Judge… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Commercial Division Justices
As reported in the New York Law Journal, Justice Barry Ostrager has been appointed to the New York County Commercial Division. According to the NYLJ, Justice Ostrager, formerly a partner at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP, will be taking over most of the caseload of Justice Marks, who was named Chief Administrative Judge last year…. Read more »
The Commercial Division Advisory Council and the Historical Society of the New York Courts have developed an educational film about the Commercial Division of the New York Supreme Court. See the film or read the transcript.
As reported in the New York Law Journal, New York County Supreme Court Justice Anil C. Singh has been appointed to the Court’s Commercial Division. He will replace Justice Melvin Schweitzer, who has reached the mandatory retirement age. A graduate of Lawrence University and Antioch School of Law, Justice Singh served as a law secretary… Read more »
We have added to our practice pages the biography and part rules of Justice Linda S. Jamieson of the Westchester County Commercial Division.
Justice Pines of the Suffolk County Commercial Division recently updated her Individual Practices.
We have added to our practice pages the biography and part rules of Justice Martin M. Solomon of the Kings County Commercial Division.
We have added to our practice pages the biography and part rules of Justice Martin E. Ritholtz of the Queens County Commercial Division.
The elevation of New York County Commercial Division Justice Kapnick to the First Department has resulted not just in the assignment of Justice Scarpulla to the Commercial Division, it also has resulted in the reassignment of Commercial Division and general assignment cases. The Court’s notice regarding these changes is summarized below: Justice Kapnick began her assignment to the… Read more »
On January 18, 2014, we posted that Governor Cuomo had announced the appointment of Justice Barbara R. Kapnick of the New York County Commercial Division to the First Department. We have been informed that Justice Saliann Scarpulla of the New York County Supreme Court has been selected to replace Justice Kapnick as a Justice of the Commercial Division. Justice Scarpulla currently is a Justice of the Supreme… Read more »