8/17/87-present: Sole practitioner handling primarily criminal, immigration, and real estate matters.
9/81-8/14/87: Assistant District Attorney in the Kings County District Attorney’s Office.
Kings County Assistant District Attorney Municipal Building, 210 Joralemon Street, Brooklyn, New York 11201
Responsible for the preparation and prosecution of criminal cases in Brooklyn
September 1981 to May 1983: I was assigned to the Sex Crimes Bureau as a misdemeanor Assistant District Attorney.
May 1982 to May 1983: I was assigned to the Criminal Court Bureau, which handled all misdemeanor cases except those involving a sex offense.
May 1983 to October 1983: I was assigned to the Investigation Bureau. My duties in this bureau were to go to police precincts on serious felony crimes, interview witnesses and defendants, and
assist the police officers.
October 1983 to February 1985: I was assigned to the Supreme Court Bureau as a Felony Assistant District Attorney.
In February 1985 to June 1985: I was assigned to the Early Case Assessment Bureau. I was assigned to this bureau as a supervisor and my responsibilities were to interview witnesses and police officers and decide what should be represented to the Grand Jury and what should be handled as misdemeanors. My other duties were to supervise the support staff and the Criminal Court Assistant district attorneys.
June 1985 to 1987: I was assigned to the Supreme Court Bureau.
EDUCATION: Northwestern School of Law of Lewis and Clark College Portland, Oregon, Juris Doctor, May 1981
Syracuse University, Syracuse New York
Bachelor of Arts, 1974
PERSONAL Married, two children,
COMMUNITY SERVICE Soccer Coach in a youth league, Visited schools as ADA and private attorney. Represented teachers, students and parents in disputes with the Board of Education. A member of the North Crown Heights Nostrand Avenue Merchants Association, Inc. This is an organization that is striving to improve the neighborhood and to create more jobs in the neighborhood Provides legal services to churches in the neighborhood Religious education at St. Marks Sunday School.