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Hon. Sylvia G. Ash

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Kings County Supreme Court
360 Adams Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(347) 401-9540

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Judicial Offices

Justice, Supreme Court, Kings County, Presiding Justice of Commerical Division, Elected, 2011 to 2024

Judge, Civil Court of the City of New York, Kings County, Elected, 2005 to 2010

Other Professional Experience

NAACP Department of Social Services, NYC Chapter, Pro Bono Attorney, 2000 to 2005

District Council 37, Chief Counsel - Immigration Program, 2001 to 2005

District Council 37, Supervising Attorney - Administrative and Family Law Units, 2001 to 2005

District Council 37, Senior Attorney - Real Estate Unit, 1992 to 2001

District Council 37, Staff Attorney, 1985 to 1992

New Jersey Superior Court, Judicial Law Clerk, Chancery Division, 1984 to 1985

Family Law Unit and Administrative Law Unit, Supervising Attorney and Senior Attorney - Real Estate Unit

Admission to the Bar

NYS, Appellate Division, 1985

New York State Bar, 1985

Federal Courts: Southern & Eastern Districts, 1987

Education

JD, Howard University School of Law, 1984

Professional & Civic Activities

Recipient of the Brooklyn Bar Association Award for Recognition of Outstanding Achievement in the Science of Jurisprudence and Public Service and Recipient of the Brooklyn Women's Bar Association Lifetime Achievement Award

Member, Commercial & Federal Litigation Executive Committee

Master, American Inns of Court, Brooklyn Chapter

Member of the Board of Directors, Judges & Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert

Treasurer, Kings County Supreme Court Board of Justices

Member of the Board of Directors, Judicial Friends Association

Member of the Board of Directors, Brooklyn Women's Bar Association

Member of the Board of Directors, St. Gabriel's Senior Center

Member, Brooklyn Bar Association

Member, Caribbean American Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Inc.

Member, Columbian Lawyers Association

Member, National Association of Women Judges

Member, New York Criminal & Civil Courts Bar Association

Member, New York State Association of Supreme Court Justices

Member, New York State Bar Association

Former Member Chair, New York Municipal Credit Union

Former Member, NYS Commission on Judicial Conduct