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2007 Voter Guide

Robert J. Miller
Candidate for the
Supreme Court
Second Judicial District
(Kings and Richmond)

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Candidate Biography
Personal Statement
  • I believe that I have the temperament, experience and knowledge to be a fine judge. I grew up in the public housing projects of Brooklyn, living until I was ten in the Gowanus housing projects and then moving to the Coney Island projects. My Dad was a factory worker and my Mom worked for the Federal Reserve Bank. I attended parochial elementary schools, Abraham Lincoln High School, Brooklyn College and Georgetown Law School. Upon graduation from Law School, I returned to Brooklyn. Since graduation, I have worked at a variety of law firms where I have practiced in the area of commercial litigation. I am a partner at Reed Smith, a 1,500 person international law firm where I manage the NY litigation group. I have worked as pro-bono attorney for the Flatbush Development Corporation and the Federation of Italian-American Organization and have been active in politics serving as a delegate to two National Democratic conventions. I have worked hard to give back to the Community and the City. At the age of 58, I believe I would bring the wealth of experience and knowledge that I have gained to the bench. I ask you to consider supporting my candidacy.
 
Party Membership
  • Democrat
 
Party Line
  • Conservative
  • Democrat
  • Republican
 
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Education
  • Brooklyn College, B.A., 1971
  • Georgetown Law School, J.D., 1974
 
Admitted to Bar
  • New York 1975
 
Occupation/Employer
  • Attorney
 
Professional Experience
  • Partner - Reed Smith LLP: Practice group leader - NY Commercial Litigation Group.
  • Partner - Parker, Duryee, Rosoff & Haft, P.C.
  • Admitted to practice - U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit; United States District Court, Eastern, Southern and Western District of New York; U.S. Supreme Court.
  • Member: Association of the Bar of the City of New York Federal Bar Council
 

Created from information supplied by the candidate. The Judicial Campaign Ethics Center does not check statements for accuracy, and does not correct spelling or grammatical errors. The Center does not support or oppose any political party or candidate.

 
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