Commercial Division Blog

Posted: October 1, 2021 / Written by: Jeffrey M. Eilender, Thomas A. Kissane, Samuel L. Butt, Joshua Wurtzel, Channing J. Turner / Category Commercial

Justice Gianelli Appointment to Nassau County Commercial Division

On September 24, 2021, Justice Sharon Gianelli was appointed to the Nassau County Commercial Division.

Justice Gianelli was elected to the Supreme Court bench in 2015, and previously served as a judge for the Nassau County District Court since appointment in 2005 by Nassau County Executive Thomas Suozzi.

Justice Gianelli recieved her bachelor's degree from Syracuse University and went on to earn her J.D. from Brooklyn law school.  After law school, Justice Gianelli served as majority counsel to the Nassau County Legislature from 2000-2005.  She also served as counsel to the New York State Grievance Committee and as an assistant district attorney with the New York County District Attorney's Office.

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