Judge Profile

John S. Lansden

Judicial Experience:

  • Supervising Judge, New York City Housing Court, Kings County, 2007 to Present
  • Judge, Housing Court, Civil Court of the City of New York, New York County, Appointed 2003 to 2008, Re-appointed, 2008 to 2013

Other Professional Experience:

  • Court Attorney, Housing Court Judge Timmie Elsner, NY County
  • Associate Attorney, Penn, Proefriedt, Schwarzfeld & Schwartz
  • Associate Attorney, Horing, Welikson & Rosen P.C.
  • Associate Attorney, Rosenberg & Estis P.C.


  • JD, St. John's University School of Law
  • Connecticut College

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1992

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, New York City Loft Board, 1995 - 2001
  • Member, Housing Court Public Services Committee of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York

Judges Practice:

  • New York County Housing Court Resolution Parts Lansden
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