Judge Profile

Lewis Bart Stone

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Supreme Court, New York County, 2009 to 2010; 2011 to 2012
  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, New York County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 2000 to 2008
  • Judge, Court of Claims, Appointed by Governor Pataki, 2000 to 2008

Other Professional Experience:

  • Partner, Rogers & Wells, 1983 to 1999
  • Associate later Partner, Carb Luria Glassner Cook & Kufeld, 1972 to 1983
  • Special Assistant to the Governor, State of New York, 1971 to 1971
  • Assistant Counsel to Governor, State of New York, 1967 to 1970
  • Associate, Valicenti, Leighton, Reid & Pine, 1965 to 1967
  • Associate, Strasser. Spiegelberg, Fried & Frank, 1962 to 1965

Education:

  • L.L.B, Harvard Law School, L.IB Cum Laude, 1962
  • Harvard Graduate School of Arts & Science, 1959
  • B.Ch.E, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1958

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1963

Publications/Lectures:

  • Power Siting: A Challenge to the Legal Process, 36 Albany Law Review, 1971
  • GH Ville Inc. v. New York City Environmental Control Bd., 194 Misc.2d503 (New York Supreme), 2002
  • People v. McFarlan, 191 Misc.2d 531 (N.Y. Sup.), 2002
  • In re Millan, 189 Msc.2d 419 (N.Y. Sup.), 2001
  • People v. Mays, 190 Msc.2d 310 (N.Y. Sup.), 2001
  • Roberts v. City of New York, 3 Misc.3d 549 (N.Y. Sup.), 2003

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, American College of Real Estate Lawyers, 1984 - present
  • Member, Assoc. of the Bar of the City of N.Y., 1963 - present
  • Member, Insurance Committee, 1975 - 1978
  • Member, Housing and Urban Development Committee, 1972 - 1975
  • Chairman, Housing and Urban Development Committee, 1980 - 1983
  • Member, Real Property Law Committee, 1988 - 1994
  • Member, Committee on State Laws, 1979 - 1980
  • Member, Committee on Uniform Laws, 1999 - 2002
  • Member, Committee on Courts of Superior Jurisdiction, 2002 - present
  • Member, N.Y. County Lawyers Association, Committee on Housing and Urban Development, 1977 - 1988
  • Chairman, N.Y. County Lawyers Association, Committee on Housing and Urban Development, 1985 - 1987
  • Member, N.Y. State Bar Association, Banking Law Committee, 1976 - 2000
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