An American Tragedy: The Law and the Arts

New Program

Asian-Americans and the Law
New York Pioneers in the Judiciary

A conversation with the first three Asian-American judges in New York & Presentation on Asian-American legal history featuring historic photographs

DATE CHANGE: Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

6:30 PM / New York City Bar Association

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2014 Garfinkel Essay Contest Winners at Law Day

2014 David A. Garfinkel Essay Contest

Who Watches the Watchers?

NYS Community College Grand Prize
Zachary Field, Onondaga Community College

CUNY Community College Grand Prize
Lida Ramos Arce, Queensborough Community College

SUNY Community College Grand Prize
Rhonda Parker, Genesee Community College

Full Results & Essays

Left to Right: Zachary Field, Judge Jenny Rivera, Lida Arce Ramos & Rhonda Parker

An American Tragedy: The Law and the Arts

Our Most Recent Past Event

An American Tragedy:
The Law and the Arts

The history & legacy of People v. Gillette



Tuesday, May 13, 2014
New York City Bar Association

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1777-1846: The Revolution & Emerging State

New Website Section!

Revolution & the Emerging State

This Era saw the birth of a new nation and a rapid growth of our legal system as men such as Alexander Hamilton, James Kent, John Jay & William Seward made their marks on our history.

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Solicitors General and the US Supreme Court: The New York Influence

Our Work with the Supreme Court Historical Society

Role of the U.S. Solicitor General... a New York Point of View

Special Guest: Justice Elena Kagan

Friday, October 25, 2013, The New York City Bar

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New York's Commercial Division: Two Decades of Success

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New York's Legal Landmarks
by Robert Pigott

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