Judge Profile

W. Gerard Asher

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Supreme Court, Suffolk County, Elected, 2011 to 2024
  • Justice, Supreme Court (Certificated), Suffolk County, 2012 to 2013
  • Acting Judge, Suffolk County Court, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Ann Pfau, 2009 to 2010
  • Judge, Suffolk County District Court, 2005 to 2010

Education:

  • J.D., Cornell University Law School, 1966
  • B.A., Princeton University, 1963

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Third Department, 1966

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Board of Directors, Suffolk County Bar Association, 2008 - 2011
  • Numerous Committees from 1970 to 2008
  • Pro Bono Award 1997, 2004
  • Member, NYS Bar Asssociation
  • President, Huntington Lawyers Club, 1982 - 1983
  • Chairman, Reapportionment Committee for Suffolk County Legislature
  • Citizen Advisory Committee to update Master Plan, Town of Huntington
  • Kiwanis Club of Huntington President 1979 - 1980 and 2003 - 2004
  • Lifetime Member, VFW Post 1469
  • Town of Huntington, Planning Board, 1994 - 1995
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