Diane A. Lebedeff

Judicial Experience:

  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Bronx County, Civil, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge, 1988 to Present
  • Judge, Civil Court of the City of New York, New York County, Elected, 1984 to 1998; Re-elected, 1999 to 2013
  • Judge, Housing Court, Civil Court of the City of New York, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge, 1980 to 1983

Other Professional Experience:

  • General Counsel, N.Y.C. Department of Rent & Housing Maintenance, 1976 to 1980
  • Counsel, N.Y.C. Department of Rent & Housing Maintenance, 1973 to 1976
  • Attorney, N.Y.S. Division of Criminal Justice, 1971 to 1973
  • Associate, Legal Aid Society, Criminal Appeals Bureau, 1969 to 1971

Education:

  • JD, University of Michigan School of Law, 1968
  • B.A., University of Michigan, 1965

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, First Department, 1969

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Secretary, NYS Association of Supreme Court Justices by Designation
  • Past President, NYS Association of Women Judges

Judges Practice:

  • Individual Judges' Rules Non Commercial Division
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