December 31, 2010
STATEMENT FROM NEW YORK STATE BAR ASSOCIATION PRESIDENT STEPHEN P. YOUNGER
Inauguration of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
New York State Bar Association President Stephen P. Younger of New York (Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP) today issued the following statement on the inauguration of Andrew M. Cuomo as Governor of New York State:
"Congratulations to Andrew Cuomo on becoming the 56th Governor of the State of New York. Mr. Cuomo has dedicated his life to public service. His extensive knowledge and expertise, coupled with his considerable intellect and sound judgment, will benefit all New Yorkers.
"Despite the fiscal challenges our state faces, I am confident New York's best days are yet to come. We look forward to working with Governor Cuomo to ensure that every New Yorker has equal access to our justice system."