Judge Profile

Elizabeth H. Emerson

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Supreme Court, Suffolk County, Elected, 1996 to 2009

Other Professional Experience:

  • Partner, Shearman & Sterling, 1991 to 1996
  • Associate, Shearman & Sterling, 1986 to 1991
  • Associate, White & Case, 1982 to 1986


  • J.D., Syracuse University School of Law, Magna Cum Laude
  • A.B., Boston College, Magna Cum Laude

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, First Department, 1983


  • Commercial Litigation in New York State Courts, Second Edition, Chapter 68, Secured Transactions

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Trustee, The Long Island Museum of American Art, History & Carriages

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