Judge Profile

Jeffrey Arlen Spinner

Judicial Experience:

  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Suffolk County, Re-Appointed, 2007 to 2013
  • Judge, County Court, Suffolk County, Elected, 2009 to 2018
  • Acting Judge, Family Court, Suffolk County, 1999 to Present
  • Acting Judge, Family Court of the City of New York, 2005 to 2005
  • Judge, Family Treatment Court, Appointed by Hon. D.R. Freundlich, 2003 to 2003
  • Acting Judge, Family Court of the City of New York, Appointed by Hon. Traficanti, Jr., 1999
  • Judge, Suffolk County Court, Elected, 1999 to 2008
  • Judge, District Court, Appointed by Hon. Gaffney, 1998 to 1998
  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Suffolk County, Appointed, 2006 to 2006

Other Professional Experience:

  • Small Claims Arbitraitor, District Court Suffolk County, 1991 to 1997
  • Arbitrator, District Court Suffolk County, 1993 to 1997
  • Attorney, Private Practice, 1993 to 1997
  • Instructor, NY Institute of Technology, 1993 to 1994
  • Green & Kleinman P.C., 1989 to 1991
  • Howard Lee Schiff P.C., 1988 to 1989
  • Barbaccia & Rerisi, 1987 to 1988
  • Clerk, Hayt, Hayt & Landau, 1986 to 1987

Education:

  • B.A., Ithaca College, 1981
  • J.D., Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center

Admission to the Bar:

  • United States District Courts, Eastern, Southern, Northern and Western Districts of New York, 1991
  • United States Court of Military Appeals, 1991
  • United States Supreme Court, 1991
  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1988
  • United States District Court, District of Connecticut, 1988
  • Connecticut: Superior Court, Judicial District of Hartford-New Britain, 1987

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Mason, Free and Accepted Masons, 1984 - present
  • Member/Counselor98, Alexander Hamilton Inn of Court, 2002 - present
  • Advisor & Volunteer, Lumiere Ballet Co. and Long Island Youth Ballet, 1997 - 2004
  • Judge, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center, 1998 - 2003
  • Lecturer/Panelist, Suffolk Academy of Law, 2002
  • Lecturer/Panelist, Suffolk Academy of Law, 2001
  • Director and Vounteer, Jacob's Light Foundation, Inc.

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