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Subcommittees


Subcommittee on Uniformity and Fairness

  • Mission: Explore different approaches to reach fairer and more consistent disciplinary determinations across our state.
  • Co-chairs: Professor Stephen Gillers, Robert P. Guido, Esq. and Peter J. Johnson, Jr., Esq.
  • Members: Lance Clarke, Esq., Hon. Jeffrey Cohen, John P. Connors, Esq., Rita DiMartino, Vincent Doyle, Esq., Donna England, Esq.,Nicholas Gravante, Esq., Sarah Jo Hamilton, Esq., Samantha Holbrook, Esq., Glenn Lau-Kee, Esq., Hal Lieberman, Esq., William T. McDonald, Sean Michael Morton, Esq., Hon. Fred Santucci, Eun Chong Thorsen, Esq., Mark Zauderer, Esq.

Subcommittee on Enhancing Efficiency

  • Mission: Examine whether and where delays exist in our current system and identify strategies to increase efficiency throughout the entire disciplinary process.
  • Co-chairs: Hon. Peter B. Skelos, Hon. Stephen K. Lindley and Milton L. Williams, Jr., Esq.
  • Members: Hon. James Catterson, Ronald Cerrachio, Monica Ann Duffy, Esq., Charlotte Moses Fischman, Esq., Emily Franchina, Esq., Fredrick Johs, Esq., Christopher Lindquist, Esq., Hon. Eugene Nardelli.

Subcommittee on Transparency and Access

  • Mission: Identifying whether our current system can better serve its goals by increasing transparency in certain respects regarding the disciplinary process and the system’s work.
  • Co-chairs: Hon. Angela M. Mazzarelli, Devika Kewalramani, Esq., and Professor W. Bradley Wendel.
  • Members: Harvey Besunder, Esq., Hon. Carmen Beauchamp Ciparick, Robert Giuffra, Esq., Hon. E. Michael Kavanagh, Jerold Ruderman, Esq., Sheldon K. Smith, Esq., Akosua Garcia Yeboah.