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Bad Apples in the Big Apple

Bad Apples in the Big Apple
Notorious Criminal Trials in NY

Thursday, July 28, 2016 • 6:30 PM

The New York City Bar Association

The program will open with a presentation on the history of famous New York organized crime cases. It will be followed by a panel conversation among trial lawyers discussing specific organized crime cases and litigation strategy in NY, including trials involving the East Coast Bloods. The panel discussion will include Daniel Gitner from Lankler, Siffert & Wohl, Laurie Korenbaum from U.S. Attorney’s Office, Southern District of New York, and Harlan Protass from Clayman & Rosenberg, and will be moderated by Hon. Michael J. Obus, Administrative Judge for Criminal Matters, New York County.

Registration opens soon, stay tuned!

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Past Programs 2003-2016

Litigation and Literature

Litigation & Literature in the N.Y. Courts:
Shaw, Shakespeare, and Sherlock

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 • The New York City Bar Association

Solicitors General and the Supreme Court: The New York Influence

Nominated from New York:
Charles Evans Hughes, Chief Justice of the United States

Hosted with the Southern District of New York & the Supreme Court Historical Society

Friday, November 20, 2015 • NYU Law School

Solicitors General and the Supreme Court: The New York Influence

Western New York Women Pioneers in the Law: A Celebration
Program II in the series New York State Law Schools Present

Thursday, November 5, 2015 • SUNY Buffalo Law School


2016 David A. Garfinkel Essay Scholarship

This year's topic: YOU THE JUROR: What Role Does Jury Service Play In Our Democracy?.

See who won this year's contest! Garfinkel Essay Scholarship Winners


Judicial Notice, Issue 11

The Society annually publishes Judicial Notice a journal of articles of historical scholarship that uniquely focuses on New York legal history.

The latest edition is out now and it's only available to Society members. If you are still not a member, join now and don't miss out!

2016 Calendar • Out Now

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