Judge Profile

Arlene Bluth

Judicial Experience:

  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, New York County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge A. Gail Prudenti, 2013 to present
  • Judge, New York City Civil Court, New York County, Elected, 2005 to 2014

Other Professional Experience:

  • Private Practice, 1990 to 2004


  • JD, Benjamin Cardozo Law School, 1989
  • BS, Cornell University, 1984

Admission to the Bar:

  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1995
  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, 1991
  • NYS, Appellate Division, First Department, 1990
  • State of Connecticut, 1990

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, Network of Bar Leaders
  • Member, New York County Lawyers
  • Member, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Law Association of Greater New York, Inc.
  • Member, New York City Bar Committee on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Rights, 2002 - 2004
  • Member, Manahattan Community Board 6, 2001 - 2003
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Jewish Lawyers Guild
  • Member, Association of Arbitrators of the Civil Court of the City of New York
  • Member, National Association of Women Judges
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