Judge Profile

Thomas A. Farber

Judicial Experience:

  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, New York County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 2007 to Present
  • Acting Justice , Supreme Court, Bronx County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 2003 to 2006
  • Judge, Criminal Court of the City of New York, Appointed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, 2002 to 2011
  • Judge, Criminal Court of the City of New York, Appointed by Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, 1996 to 2002

Other Professional Experience:

  • Assistant District Attorney, New York County, 1987 to 1995
  • Associate Attorney, Stroock, Stroock, & Lavan, 1978 to 1987
  • Instructor, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 1984 to 1985

Education:

  • JD, Harvard Law School , 1978
  • B.A., University of California at Berkeley, 1974

Admission to the Bar:

  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 2nd Circuit, 1981
  • NYS, Appellate Division, First Department, 1979
  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of NY, 1979
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