Judge Profile

Glen T. Bruening

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, Court of Claims, Appointed by Governor David A. Paterson, 2011 to 2018

Other Professional Experience:

  • Assistant Counsel to the Governor, New York State Executive Chamber, 2009 to 2011
  • General Counsel, NYS Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, 2007 to 2009
  • Deputy Secretary to the Governor, New York State Governor's Office, 2005 to 2007
  • General Counsel, NYS Department of State, 2002 to 2005
  • Assistant Director, Government Law Center of Albany Law School, 2001 to 2002
  • Deputy Commissioner, NYS Department of Environmental Conservation, 2000 to 2001
  • Assistant Counsel to the Governor, New York State Executive Chamber, 1997 to 2000
  • Deputy Counsel, 1995 to 1997
  • Senior Associate/Associate Counsel, 1989 to 1995

Education:

  • J.D., Albany Law School, 1989
  • B.A., State University of New York at Albany, 1986

Admission to the Bar:

  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2003
  • NYS Appellate Divisoin, Third Department, 1990
  • U.S District Courty, NDNY, 1990

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, Albany County Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • At-Large Member, NYSBA Enivironmental Law Section Executive Committee
  • Adjunct Professor, Albany Law School
  • Past Chair & Member, NYSBA Special Committee on Student Loan Assistance in the Public Interest
  • Past Member, Government Law Center Advisory Board
  • Past Member, NYSBA Committee on Attorneys in Public Service
  • Past Member, Albany Law School National Alumni Association Board of Directors