Ellen M. Coin

Judicial Experience:

  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, New York County, Criminal, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Ann Pfau, 2009 to Present
  • Judge, New York City Criminal Court, New York County, Appointed by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, 2003 to 2013
  • Interim Judge, Criminal Court of the City of New York, Appointed by Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani, 1998 to 2002

Other Professional Experience:

  • Litigation Partner, Graubard Mollen & Miller, 1989 to 1998
  • Litigation Partner, Shapiro & Schwartz, 1987 to 1989
  • Litigation Associate, Shapiro & Schwartz, 1980 to 1987
  • Special Attorney, United States Department of Justice, Organized Crime Strike Force, Eastern District of New York, 1977 to 1980
  • Assistant District Attorney, Kings County District Attorney's Office, 1972 to 1977

Education:

  • J.D., New York University School of Law, 1972
  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1969

Admission to the Bar:

  • United States Supreme Court, 1994
  • United States District Court, Southern District of New York, 1980
  • Second Circuit Court of Appeals, 1975
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1974
  • NYS, Appellate Division, First Department, 1973

Publications/Lectures:

  • Contributing Author, Commercial Litigation in New York State Courts 2d, West's NY Practice Series (2005) and 1st West's NY Practice Series (1995)

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Team Leader, American Inn of Court, New York County Lawyers' Association Chapter, 2004 - present
  • Former Member, National Association of Women Judges
  • Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Civil Court Committee, 2002 - 2005
  • Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Council on Criminal Justice, 1999 - 2004
  • Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Council on Judicial Administration, 1996 - 1999
  • Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, Committee on State Courts of Superior Jurisdiction, 1984 - 1987
  • Member, Committee on Civil Litigation, United States District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1987 - 1990
  • Member, Committee on Filing by Electronic Means, New York State Office of Court Administration, 1999 - 2001
  • Member, Discovery Oversight Committee, United States District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1984 - 1987
  • Former Member, Federal Bar Council
  • Member, New York County Lawyers' Association, Criminal Justice Section, 2001 - 2004
  • Member, New York State Bar Association, Executive Committee, Commercial and Federal Litigation Section, 1989 - 1993
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