Judge Profile

Mark Dwyer

Judicial Experience:

  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Kings County, Criminal, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Ann Pfau, 2010 to Present
  • Judge, Court of Claims, Appointed by Governor David Paterson, 2010 to 2013

Other Professional Experience:

  • Office of the District Attorney, New York County, 1977 to 2010


  • J.D., Yale Law School, 1975
  • B.A., Princeton University, 1972

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1976


  • Co-author, West's New York Pretrial Criminal Procedure

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, Office of Court Administration Advisory Committee on Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Member, American Bar Association Criminal Justice Standards Committee
  • Member, American Bar Association Task Force on Biological Evidence, 2003 - 2006
  • Member, New York State Bar Association, Executive Committee, Criminal Justice Section
  • Member, New York State Bar Association, Task Force on Wrongful Convictions
  • Member, New York State Bar Association, Committee on Courts of Appellate Jurisdiction
  • Member, Board of Directors, Eastern District Civil Litigation Fund
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