The Commercial Division has announced that: After many years of judicial service, the Honorable Shirley W. Kornreich, Commercial Division Part 54, will retire from the bench in May 2018. Justice Kornreich will be succeeded as the Justice assigned to Commercial Division Part 54 by the Honorable Jennifer G. Schecter. Justice Schecter is currently assigned to… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Commercial Division Justices
On May 23, 2018, Schlam Stone & Dolan partner John Lundin will chair a CLE program at the New York City Bar on The “How To” of Successful Motion Practice: Practical Advice & Tips. Among the panelists will be Justices Bransten and Scarpulla of the New York County Commercial Division.
Recently-appointed Justice Joseph Risi of the Queens County Commercial Division recently posted his individual practices.
This is the second in a series of posts presenting a quantitative description of the Commercial Division, with a special focus on New York County, by guest blogger Isaac B. Zaur. The average case disposed of in New York Country’s Commercial Division in 2017 had been active for a little under two years (678 days,… Read more »
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 »
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.