2015 Continuing Legal Education (CLE)


The Executive Board is pleased once again to present five days of Continuing Legal Education classes, on October 7, 14, 15, 20, and 22. Program details and schedules are listed below. A copy of the CLE schedule, registration form, and information were already mailed to members. The first day of CLE (General Law) will be held at DC37, 125 Barclay Street, Manhattan. ALL OTHER CLEs will be held at the NYS Court Officer Training Academy, 123 William Street, 12th Floor, Manhattan. If you did not receive yours, you can download the registration form below.

CLE Information

Registration Form




NOTE: All CLE credits are pending based upon completion and verification of each course.


Wednesday, October 7, 2015


Total CLE Credits: 6.0

Implicit Bias (course material)

        Hon. Gayle Roberts (bio)
        Prof. Rachel Godsil (bio)

Wellness (course material)

        Hon. John Rowley (bio)
        Mr. Paul Curtin (bio)

Family & Medical Leave Act (course material)

        James Gorman, Esq. (bio)

Ethics (course material)

        Pery D. Krinsky, Esq. (bio)


Wednesday, October 14, 2015


Total CLE Credits: 6.0

Appellate Term Case Law Update (course material)

        Victor Faleck, Esq. (bio)

Warrants are Fun! No, Really! (course material)

        Hon. Jean Schneider (bio)

Nuts & Bolts of Section 8 Cases (course material)

        Hon. Jeannine Baer Kuzniewski (bio)

The ABCs of Landloard and Tenant Law (course material)

        Hon. Laurie Lau (bio)


Thursday, October 15, 2015


Total CLE Credits: 6.0

Adoptions (Martinez course material) (Aschkenasy course material)

        Lisa Aschkenasy, Esq. (bio)
        Emily Martinez, Esq. (bio)

Evidence Update/Electronic Evidence (Cohen course material) (Diamond course material) (Lupuloff course material)

        Hon. Mark Cohen (bio)
        Hon. Arthur Diamond (bio)
        Hon. Karen Lupuloff (bio)

Child Welfare Update (course material) (supporting documents)

        Margaret Burt, Esq. (bio)

Recent Developments in Child Support Case Law
& Support Objections (course material)

        Diego Santiago, Esq. (bio)


Tuesday, October 20, 2015


Total CLE Credits: 6.0

Search and Seizure (course material)

        Hon. Barry Kamins (bio)

Court of Appeals Update (course material)

        Hon. John Walsh (bio)

Evidence Update/Electronic Evidence (course material)

       Hon. Mark Cohen (bio)

Selected Cases Re: Identifications, Confessions/RTC/IAC, Discovery, Evidence & Substantive Law (course material)

        Hon. Mark Cohen (bio)


Thursday, October 22, 2015


Total CLE Credits: 6.0

Court of Appeals Update (course material)

        Brian Shoot, Esq. (bio)

Recent Developments in New York Practice (course material)

        Burt Lipshie, Esq. (bio)

Social Media and the Courts (course material)

        Hon. Matthew Sciarrino, Jr. (bio)
        Mark Berman, Esq. (bio)

Discovery (course material)

        John Higgit, Esq. (bio)

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