Judge Profile

Harold Adler

Judicial Experience:

  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Bronx County, Criminal, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge, 2004 to Present
  • Judge, New York City Civil Court, Re-Elected, 2002 to 2011
  • Judge, Civil Court, of the City of New York, Elected, 1992 to 2000

Other Professional Experience:

  • Senior Staff Attorney, South Brooklyn Legal Services, 1977 to 1991
  • Staff Attorney, Legal Services, Vista Volunteer, Vol in Service to America, 1974 to 1976
  • Teacher, Elementary School, Board of Education, NYC, 1970 to 1971


  • J.D., Syracuse University College of Law, 1974

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS Appellate Division, Second Department, 1975
  • United States District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • US Supreme Court

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, current or past, Association of the Bar of the City of NY
  • Member, New York County Lawyers' Association
  • Member, Bronx Bar Association
  • Member, Brooklyn Bar Association
  • Member, Committee on Law and Education, ABCNY
  • Member, Criminal Courts Committee, Bronx Bar
  • Member, Criminal Law Section, Brooklyn Bar
  • Member, Criminal Law and Procedure Brooklyn Bar
  • Member, Civil Court Judges' Association
  • Member, Criminal Court Judges' Association
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