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2005 Voter Guide

Paul G. Feinman
Candidate for the
New York City Civil Court
(1st District)


Candidate Biography
Personal Statement
  • Rated "Approved" for re-election by the New York City Bar. Rated "Highly Approved" for re-election by the Lesbian and Gay Law Association of Greater New York. Rated "Highly Qualified" for re-election by the New York County Democratic Party's 2006 Independent Judicial Screening Panel. Not yet interviewed by the NY Women's Bar Association.
  • During my first term as a Civil Court Judge, I have been assigned to sit in the NYS Supreme Court, Civil Term as a Justice by Designation, the NYC Civil Court and the NYC Criminal Court. If re-elected, I look forward to continuing to serve the public.
Party Membership
  • Democrat
Party Endorsements
  • Democrat
  • University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, MN, J.D., 1985
  • Columbia College, Columbia University, NY, NY, A.B., 1981
Admitted to Bar
  • New York 1986
  • New Jersey 1986
  • Supreme Court Justice by Designation, NYS Supreme Court, 80 Centre Street, NY, NY 10013
Professional Experience
  • I was elected a Civil Court Judge in 11/96. I was designated by OCA to sit in the NYS Supreme Court, Civil Term since 1/1/04. I previously sat in the NYC Civil Court (Manhattan) and the NYC Criminal Court (Manhattan).
  • Court Attorney to a Justice of the NYS Supreme Court (Manhattan) in both the Civil and Criminal Terms, as well as the Appellate Division, 1st Department. 5/89 - 12/96.
  • Staff Attorney, The Legal Aid Society, Criminal Defense Division, Manhattan, NY. 8/87 - 5/89.
  • Staff Attorney, The Lega Aid Society of Nassau County, Criminal Appeals Bureau, Hempstead, NY. 8/85 - 8/87.


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