Judge Profile

Paul G. Feinman

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, New York State Court of Appeals, Appointed (June 15, 2017 (confirmed June 21)) by Gov. Andrew Cuomo
  • Justice, Appellate Division, First Department, Appointed (October 1, 2012) by Governor Andrew Cuomo, 2012 to 2017
  • Justice, Supreme Court, New York County, Elected, 2008 to 2021
  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, New York County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 2004 to 2007
  • Judge, New York City Civil Court, Re-Elected, 2006 to 2007
  • Judge, New York City Civil Court, New York County, Elected, 1996 to 2005

Other Professional Experience:

  • Principal Court Attorney, Hon. Angela M. Mazzarelli, Supreme Court, New York County, 1989 to 1996
  • Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Society, Criminal Defense Division, Manhattan, 1987 to 1989
  • Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Society of Nassau County, Criminal Appeals Bureau, 1985 to 1987

Education:

  • JD, University of Minnesota Law School, 1985
  • BA, Columbia University, 1981

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1986
  • New Jersey, 1986
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