June 26, 2014: Governor Cuomo Signs Family Court Bill: Statement from State Bar President Glenn Lau-Kee

“The New York State Bar Association commends Governor Cuomo for signing into law a bill authorizing new Family Court judgeships around the state. This bill is the Association’s highest legislative priority in 2014. 

“The authorization of additional judgeships is an important step to help address challenges facing family courts throughout the state.”


The 75,000-member New York State Bar Association is the largest voluntary state bar association in the nation. It was founded in 1876.

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