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  • Verrazzano Cup Tournament - 7/14/16 The Verrazzano Cup Tournament will be taking place on July 14 ,2016 (Bastille Day) at Marine Park. The Richmond County Bar Association is hoping to wrestle the cup back ...
    Posted Jun 16, 2016, 9:05 AM by Lou Bara
  • RCBA CLE: The Honourable John M. Leventhal (App. Div, 2nd Dept) will be speaking concerning his experiences as the Presiding Judge of the first Felony Domestic Violence Court in the United States. On June 15, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in the Central Jury Room located at 26 Central Avenue, the Honorable John M. Leventhal will be speaking concerning his experiences ...
    Posted Jun 8, 2016, 8:45 AM by Pete Weinman
  • RCBA CLE: "Getting It In & Keeping It Out: The Admissibility of Testimony & Evidence in Court." Click HERE for the flyer.Dear Members:The RCBA will be having a CLE on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the Staten Island ...
    Posted Jun 3, 2016, 6:53 AM by Pete Weinman
  • Prosecuting Attorney Vacancy in the Bronx. See the flyer by clicking HERE. 
    Posted Jun 2, 2016, 6:46 AM by Pete Weinman
  • Joseph Canepa's father has passed. Dear Members:A member of the RCBA, Joseph Canepa, Esq. has just lost his father, Giuseppe Canepa.The wake will be held on Friday, June 3, 2016 from 2 -5 ...
    Posted Jun 2, 2016, 5:13 AM by Pete Weinman
  • Jerry Judin ends distinguished legal career Click here to read this great tribute to Jerry Judin, Chief Court Attorney, Surrogate's Court.
    Posted May 27, 2016, 9:08 AM by Lou Bara
  • Appellate Division, 2nd Dept to Come to Staten Island Courthouse The Appellate Division, Second Department will be hearing appeals on June 3, 2016 at the new Staten Island Courthouse, 26 Central Avenue, in the Central Jury Room, Justices William Mastro ...
    Posted May 19, 2016, 6:01 AM by Lou Bara
  • Fee Arbitrators Needed The Richmond County Bar Association is in desperate need of Fee Arbitrators. With that being said, the Brooklyn Bar Association has been selected this year to host a free, all ...
    Posted May 18, 2016, 9:08 AM by Lou Bara
  • CLE Opportunity There will be a CLE presented by the RCBA Surrogate's Court Committee on May 24th at 2 PM.  Click here for further details.
    Posted May 5, 2016, 6:38 AM by Lou Bara
  • Law Day Photos This year's RCBA Law Day photos are now available, courtesy of Pete Weinman.  They are available here and in the Photographs section.
    Posted May 3, 2016, 10:56 AM by Lou Bara
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New Member Spotlight
  • Robert J. Feldman, Esq. Robert J. Feldman was Senior Editor of the Brooklyn Law Review. As an ex-prosecutor under Janet Reno and a Legal Aid Criminal Defense Division trial attorney he has tried ...
    Posted Jun 18, 2015, 8:50 AM by Pete Weinman
  • Michael A. Posavetz, Esq. Michael A. Posavetz, Esq. is a results oriented legal and operations executive with more than 15 years of experience in operations and legal management. As an In-House Corporate Attorney ...
    Posted Jun 1, 2015, 10:47 AM by Lou Bara
  • Garen Marshall, Esq. After graduating from Port Richmond High School in 2003 Garen Marshall joined the United States Navy. Garen spent five years in Navy Special Operations as an explosive ordnance disposal technician ...
    Posted Jun 1, 2015, 10:48 AM by Lou Bara
  • Louis R. Rosenthal, Esq. Louis R. Rosenthal, a Staten Island resident, currently maintains his law offices at 26 Court Street, Brooklyn, New York where he devotes his practice to criminal trials and appeals. He ...
    Posted May 21, 2015, 5:25 AM by Pete Weinman
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