Ariel E. Belen

Judicial Experience:

  • Associate Justice, Appellate Division, Second Department (January 25, 2008) to Present
  • Justice, Supreme Court of the State of New York, January 3, 1995 to Present
  • Supreme Court, Kings County, February 23, 2007 to January 24, 2008
  • Associate Justice, Appellate Term, Supreme Court, Second and Eleventh Judicial Districts, April 6, 2005 to January 24, 2008
  • Justice of the Commercial Division, Supreme Court of the State of New York, December 2, 2002 to April 6, 2005

Other Professional Experience:

  • Chief, Bronx Borough Office
  • City of New York Law Department
  • Office of the Corporation Counsel

Biographical Data:

  • Law degree from Cornell Law School with a Specialization in International Legal Affairs.

Education:

  • J.D., Cornell Law School, 1981
  • B.A., Brooklyn College, 1978

Publications/Lectures:

  • New York Trial Notebook, Grasso, Birnbaum & Belen, James Publishing, Inc., 2005

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Instructor, New York State Judicial Institute
  • Vice Chair, Administrative Board, Cornell University Council
  • Cum laude, Brooklyn College