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Hon. R. Bruce Cozzens, Jr.
Candidate for the
Supreme Court
Tenth Judicial District
(Nassau and Suffolk)

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Candidate Biography
Personal Statement
  • Justice Cozzens was elected to the Supreme Court, 10th Judicial District(Nassau and Suffolk Counties) in 1997. He currently is the Presiding Justice in the Trial Assignment Part of the Supreme Court, Nassau County. Justice Cozzens also maintains a full Differentiated Case Management calendar as well as trying both jury and non-jury civil cases. Each morning, Justice Cozzens addresses the new prospective jurors. He explains the jury selection process and thanks them for their service to the community. Prior to taking the bench, he was an attorney in private practice and a founding partner of a Long Island civil litigation firm. Justice Cozzens also is an Adjunct Professor at the Hofstra University School of Law where he teaches a practical skills course. He holds a B.A. Degree from the University of Virginia and a J.D. from Pace University School of Law. He is a member of the Nassau County Bar Association, the Nassau County Women's Bar Association, and the Lawyer-Pilot's Bar Association. He is married to the former Mary Ann Meyer of Roslyn, New York.
IJEQC rating
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  • Did Not Apply
Party Membership
  • Conservative
Party Line
  • Conservative
  • Independence
  • Republican
Campaign Web Site  
  • University of Virginia, BA, 1971
  • Pace University School of Law, JD, 1980
Admitted to Bar
  • New York 1981
  • Justice-Supreme Court
Professional Experience
  • McCabe & Cozzens, Senior Partner, Mineola, NY

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