Judge Profile

Robert M. Berliner

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Supreme Court, Rockland County, 2008 to 2021
  • Surrogate, Rockland County, Elected, 2006 to 2007
  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Rockland County
  • Acting Justice, Family Court, Rockland County

Other Professional Experience:

  • Principal Court Attorney, Surrogate's and Supreme Court, Rockland County, 1984 to 2004
  • Adjunct Professor, Rockland Community College, 1994 to 1999
  • Principal Law Assistant, Family Court, Rockland County, 1979 to 1983
  • Law Assistant, Family Court, Kings County, 1977 to 1979
  • Principal Law Clerk, Supreme Court, Rockland County, 2005

Education:

  • JD, Western New England College School of Law, 1976
  • BA, New York University, 1973

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1977
  • United States District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, 1977

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, Rockland County Bar Association, 1979 - present
  • Member, Board of Trustees, Historical Society of Rockland County, 2001 - present
  • Member, Guardianship Committee, Arc of Rockland, 1999 - 2005
  • Member, Surrogates' Law Association, 1984 - 2005
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