The Commercial & Federal Litigation Section is proud to present its
Annual Hon. Shira A. Scheindlin Award for Excellence in the Courtroom
to 
Linda Clark, Barclay Damon LLP and Patricia Miller, New York City Law Department 

and to announce the Recipients of the Newly Created 
Hon. Judith S. Kaye Commercial and Federal Litigation Scholarship 

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
5:45 p.m  

Ceremonial Courtroom, Ninth Floor | 500 Pearl Street
US District Court Southern District of New York
Daniel Patrick Moynihan United States Courthouse
New York, NY 10007

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PROGRAM: 

5:45 PM - 6:00 PM:  Registration
6:00 PM – 7:30 PM: Awards Ceremony

Opening Remarks:

  • Chief Judge Colleen McMahon, United States District Judge, Southern District of New York

  • Sharon Stern Gerstman, Esq., President of the New York State Bar Association

  • Hon. Shira A. Scheindlin (ret.), United States District Judge, Southern District of New York

Presentation of the Honorable Judith S. Kaye Commercial and Federal Litigation Scholarship by Hon. Karen K. Peters, Presiding Justice of the Appellate Division, Third Department

Presentation of the  Hon. Shira A. Scheindlin Award for Excellence in the Courtroom:

Award Recipients:

  • Linda Clark, Barclay Damon LLP
    Presented by Hon. Mae A. D’Agostino, United States District Judge, Northern District of New York

  • Patricia Miller, New York City Law Department
    Presented by Hon. Zachary W. Carter, Corporation Counsel of the City of New York

Keynote Speaker:

  • Carol Robles-Román, President & CEO, Legal Momentum, The Women’s Legal Defense and Education Fund

7:30 PM: Cocktail Reception

For questions contact Beth Gould at bgould@nysba.org 

To register over the phone contact the Member Resource Center 1-800-582-2452