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Small Claims Arbitrator Training and Continuing Legal Education


The Association of Arbitrators, Inc. (Small Claims Part) provides 2 free CLE credits to any attorney, admitted to practice before the New York State bar for at least five years*, who completes the training to serve as a Small Claims Court arbitrator. The training is conducted several times a year in every county.

In addition, the Association of Arbitrators, Inc. (Small Claims Part) offers approximately four additional CLE classes throughout each year to its members who are current with their annual $50.00 membership fee. Past topics have included Bailments and License to Park, Consumer Law, Creative Legal Writing, Ethics, Tariffs and the Montreal Convention and Real Estate Law and Practice.

For more information, contact Joseph A. J. Gebbia, Executive Director of the Association of Arbitrators, Inc. (Small Claims Part) at: JGEBBIA@nycourts.gov

* 2 years admitted for NYS Unified Court System Court Attorneys - Atty General - Corporation Counsel for The City of New York

 


 

Important Notice to All Arbitrators: Deputy Chief Administrative Judge Fern Fisher has issued a directive regarding all inquests to be performed by arbitrators in Small/Commercial Claims Court, effective immediately. You may view the directive and the new additional form for inquests by following this link: http://courts.state.ny.us/courts/nyc/SSI/Misc/141029_DRP-201.pdf

 


 

Upcoming Events (To Be Announced)

Register for all classes by contacting the Executive Director of the Association of Arbitrators, Inc. (Small Claims Part), Joseph A. J. Gebbia at: JGEBBIA@nycourts.gov

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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