Administrative Hearings Before New York State and Local Agencies - NYSBA CLE - Fall 2018

Administrative Hearings Before New York State and Local Agencies NYSBA CLE Program

This program, presented by Administrative Law Judges or agency staff involved in the administrative adjudication process, will focus on aspects of administrative proceedings before various state and local agencies. Sponsored by the Committee on Continuing Legal Education and the Local and State Government Law Section of the New York State Bar Association.

Thursday, November 1, 2018

CFA Society New York (formerly NYSSA) 
1540 Broadway #1010, New York, NY 10036
Live CLE Program

Thursday, November 8, 2018
New York State Bar Association
1 Elk Street, Albany, NY 12207

9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at both locations.

7.0 MCLE Credits: 6.5 Professional Practice, 0.5 Ethics

NYSBA Member: $175 | Non-Member: $275
Section Member: $150
Early Bird Rate: $150 if you register before September 30th!

Agenda Topics

Hearings under the New York State Administrative Procedure Act Articles 3-5 and State Administrative Law Judges’ Model Code of Conduct

Proceedings Before the New York State Division of Tax Appeals/Tax Appeals Tribunal

Proceedings Before the New York City Office of Administrative Trials and Hearings (OATH) (NYC)

Hearings Before Special Education Impartial Hearing Officers in New York  (Albany)

Hearings Before the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board, including Administration of the Paid Family Leave (PFL) Law

Hearings Before the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation

Hearings Before the New York State Department of Health and the State Board for Professional Medical Conduct

View the full program agenda here

Program Chairs
Hon. James F. Horan, Chief ALJ 
| New York State Department of Health
Hon. James T. McClymonds, Chief ALJ | NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
Hon. Natalie Bordeaux, ALJ
| New York State Department of Health Bureau of Adjudication 
Hon. Fidel Del Valle
| Commissioner and Chief Administrative Law Judge 
Hon. James Connolly, ALJ | New York State Division of Tax Appeals 
Douglas E. Libby, Esq., IHO | Lamb and Barnosky, LLP
Hon. Dawn MacKillop-Soller, ALJ
| New York State Department of Health Bureau of Adjudication 
David Wertheim, Esq.
| NYS Workers’ Compensation Board

View the Faculty Bios here.

Newly Admitted Attorneys: To receive skills credit, newly admitted attorneys must take accredited transitional CLE courses in traditional live classroom settings that have been approved by the CLE Board for use by newly admitted attorneys.  For more information about the CLE Rules, please go to

Out of State Accreditation: This program has also been approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, the Pennsylvania Continuing Legal Education Board and the Board of Continuing Legal Education of the State of New Jersey.  If you require MCLE credit in other states, we can provide you a Uniform MCLE Form.

Partial Credit for Program Segments Not Allowed: Under the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board Regulations and Guidelines, attendees at CLE programs cannot get MCLE credit for a program segment (typically, a lecture or panel, of which there are usually several in a program) unless they are present for the entire segment. Those who arrive late, depart early, or are absent for any portion of the segment WILL NOT receive credit for that program segment.

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If you have any questions about this program, please contact CLE Staff Attorney, Tom Richards, Esq., or the CLE Program Coordinator, Bridget Donlon.  
To register for this program please click on the link below or contact the NYSBA Member Resource Center at 800-582-2452 or