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Ken Strutin

educator , lawyer , librarian

Ken Strutin, American lawyer, librarian, educator. Recipient Orange County Executive Recognition award, 1990, 93, 2nd place winner library division Donald Trautman Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction Lesson Writing Competition, 1996-1997. Member Beta Phi Museum.

Background

Strutin, Ken Son of Fred and Estelle (Brodzansky) Strutin.

Education

Bachelor summa cum laude, St. John's University, Jamaica, New York, 1981. Juris Doctor, Temple University School Law, Philadelphia, 1984. Master of Library Science, St. John's University, 1994.

Career

Attorney private practice, West Hempstead, New York, 1986. Trial attorney Nassau County Legal Aid Society, Hempstead, 1987-1988, Orange County Legal Aid Society, Goshen, 1988-1990. Attorney private practice, West Hempstead, 1990-1991.

Staff attorney New York State Defenders Association, Albany, 1991-1993. Adjunct assistant professor St. John's University, Jamaica, 1993-1996. Small claims tax assessment hearing officer Supreme Court, Nassau, Suffolk, 1993-1996.

Law library Syracuse University College Law, 1996-1998. Legal information consultant, 1998—2004. Director legal information services New York State Defenders Association, Albany, since 2004.

Speaker lawyer in classroom Nassau County Bar Association, Mineola, New York, 1987-1994, pre-release program Correctional Facilities, Lower Hudson Valley, New York, 1989-1994, Continuing Legal Education programs, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1986, United States District Court (eastern and southern districts) New York 1990, United States District Court (northern and western districts) New York 1991, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1990, United States Court Appeals (federal circuit) 1991, United States Tax Court 1991, United States Court Military Appeals 1991, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1990.

Works

  • Author: ALI-American Bar Association's Checklist Manual on Representing Criminal Defendants, 1998, Insider's Guide: Criminal Justice Resources on the Web, 2002. Co-author: (computer-assisted, interactive instructional program) Legal Research Methodology, 1997. Columnist New York Law Journal, since 2005.

    Columnist Law Library. Resource Exchange, since 2006. Contributor articles to professional journals and law reviews.

Membership

Member Beta Phi Museum.

Connections

father:
Fred Strutin

mother:
Estelle (Brodzansky) Strutin