Judge Profile

Marc Finkelstein

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, New York City Housing Court, Kings County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman 1994 to 1999; Re-appointed 1999 to 2004; Re-appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Ann Pfau, 2009 to 2014

Other Professional Experience:

  • Faculty Director & Managing Attorney, Brooklyn Law School's Elder Law Clinic Program, 1983 to 1994
  • Senior Attorney, JASA's Legal Services for the Elderly, 1977 to 1983
  • Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Society of Mercer County, 1973 to 1977
  • School Teacher, New York City, 1968 to 1973


  • JD, Rutgers University School of Law
  • S.U.N.Y. at Buffalo

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, First Department, 1973

Judges Practice:

  • Judge Finkelstein's Individual Part Rules
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