Lester B. Adler

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Supreme Court, 9th Judicial District, Elected, 2005 to 2018
  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, 9th Judicial District, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 2001 to 2004
  • Judge, County Court, Westchester County, Elected, 2001 to 2004

Other Professional Experience:

  • Criminal Defense Litigator, Adler, Cohen & Timko, 1978 to 2001
  • Deputy Supervisor, Greenburgh Councilman, 1983 to 2000
  • Homicide Bureau, Assistant District Attorney, 1973 to 1978

Education:

  • J.D., Brooklyn Law School, 1973
  • B.A., The George Washington University, 1969

Admission to the Bar:

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York, 1975
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York, 1975
  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1974

Publications/Lectures:

  • The Alibi Witness, Westchester Bar Journal

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, Westchester County Bar Association, 1975 - present
  • Member, Chairman of Criminal Justice Section, 1986 - 1987
  • Member, Screening Committee of Criminal Counsel, 1995 - 2000
  • Member, New York State Bar Association, 1973 - present

Individual Part Rules:

Judges Practice:

  • Justice Adler's Rules
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