Samuel W. Seymour, President, New York City Bar

sam seymourSamuel W. Seymour was installed as president of the New York City Bar at the Association’s annual meeting on May 18th. He succeeds Patricia M. Hynes.

 

 

 

 

 

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Anti-Traffic Report

It’s the most prevalent crime you may never have heard of or thought much about, tied with illegal arms trading as the second largest criminal industry in the world, after drug dealing. It’s human trafficking, and it’s the world's fastest growing criminal enterprise.

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Legislative Round-up

With June—the last and most active month of the legislative session in Albany—fast approaching, the Legislative Affairs Department continues to advocate on behalf of the City Bar’s committees.  While budget negotiations continue to loom large, we expect a push in the upcoming weeks as legislators try to steer their bills to passage.

 

 

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Committees Seeking Members

The following committees are looking for new members:
City Bar Chorus
Housing Court
International Business Transactions
International Trade
Sex and Law
Women in the Courts

 

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Member Profile: Daniel J. Kornstein

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“I think conducting a hostile cross-examination and a jury speech, particularly a summation, are two of the most exhilarating experiences you can have as a human being,” says Dan Kornstein.

 

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