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Hon. Bruce M. Balter

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Supreme Court,Queens County, Civil Term
2510 Ct. Square West
Long Island City, NY 11101

Judicial Offices

Justice, Supreme Court, Queens County, Civil Term, 2018 to Present

Justice, Supreme Court, Kings County, Criminal Term, Elected, 2004 to 2018

Acting Surrogate, Kings County

Judge, Family Court of the State of New York

Judge, Civil Court of the City of New York

Other Professional Experience

Surrogate's Court, Kings County, Court Attorney-Referee

Admission to the Bar

N.Y.S., Appellate Division, Second Department

United States District Court for the Southern, Eastern, Western and Northern Districts of New York

United States Court of Claims

United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

United States Supreme Court

Education

J.D., Brooklyn Law School

B.A., Magna Cum Laude, Brooklyn College

Publications

"Recent Estate Decisions", Brooklyn Barrister, Brooklyn Bar Association

"Comparing Two Opinions on Municipal Liability", New York Law Journal, "Outside Counsel"

"New Courthouse Helps Community", New York Law Journal, "Perspective"

"A Judge Reports on Jury Service", New York Law Journal, "Perspective"

"Article 4 and 5, Changes to the E.P.T.L., Brooklyn Barrister, Brooklyn Bar Association

Professional & Civic Activities

Chair, Surrogate's Court Committee, Brooklyn Bar Association

Chair, Criminal Court and Procedure Committee, Brooklyn Bar Association