Judge Profile

Ronni Birnbaum

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, New York City Civil Court, Housing, Queens County, Appointed by Chief Administrator Matthew Crosson, 1991 to 1996; Re-appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 1996 to 2001; 2001 to 2006, 2006 to 2011

Other Professional Experience:

  • Court Attorney, Appellate Division, First Department, 1989 to 1991
  • Law Secretary, Supreme Court Justices, 1988 to 1989
  • Court Attorney, Criminal Court, 1987 to 1988
  • Court Attorney, Civil Court - Housing Part, 1986 to 1986
  • Private Practice, 1979 to 1986
  • Assistant District Attorney, Kings County District Attorney's Office, 1976 to 1979

Education:

  • J.D., Brooklyn Law School, 1976
  • B.A., Hofstra University, 1972

Admission to the Bar:

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District, 1979
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District, 1979
  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1977

Publications/Lectures:

  • Guide to Law and Procedure in the Housing Court, 1988

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member and Committee Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, 1994 - present
  • Member, National and State Association of Women Judges, 1994 - present
  • Member, Law Secretaries & Law Assistants Collegium, 1988 - present
  • Member, Board of Governors, Jewish Lawyers Guild, 1989 - present
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