Judge Profile

Lawrence Ecker

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Supreme Court, Orange County, Elected, 2011 to 2024
  • Justice, Supreme Court, Putnam County, Appointed by Governor Paterson, 2010 to 2010
  • Justice, Village of Irvington, 1990 to 2010
  • Acting Justice, Village of North Tarrytown, 1988 to 1990

Other Professional Experience:

  • Partner, Ecker & Ecker, 1974 to 2010
  • Legal Aid Society, Criminal Division, 1972 to 1974

Education:

  • J.D., Brooklyn Law School, 1972
  • B.A., Syracuse University, 1968

Admission to the Bar:

  • US Supreme Court, 1976
  • US District Courts, Southern and Eastern Districts, 1975
  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1973

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Chair, Westchester County Board of Ethics, 2009 - 2010
  • Westchester County Executive's Criminal Justice Advisory Committee, 2006 - present
  • President, Westchester County Magistrates Association, 2003 - 2003
  • President, Yonkers Lawyers Association, 1982 - 1982
  • Board of Trustees, St. John Riverside Hospital, 1992 - present
  • Irvington Community Advisory Committee, 1993 - present
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Westchester County Bar Association
  • Westchester Women's Bar Association
  • Founding Member and Vice President, Justice Brandeis Westchester Lawyers Society
  • Columbian Lawyers Association
  • President, Greenburgh Hebrew Center, 1996 - 1998

Judges Practice:

  • Justice Ecker's Part Rules - Matrimonial Part Rules
Profile provided by the New York State Office of Court Administration.