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Lawyer

Sharyn Michele Rootenberg, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1995, New Jersey 1995, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1997.

Background

Rootenberg, Sharyn Michele was born on March 15, 1969 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Jacob and Ruth Rootenberg.

Education

Bachelor, State University of New York, Albany, 1990. Juris Doctor, Yeshiva University, 1995.

Career

Legislation aide New York State Assembly, Albany and Brooklyn, 1988-1990. Associate Herzfeld & Rubin, New York City, summer 1993, Edmonds & Beier, New York City, summer 1994. Assistant Corporate Counsel New York City Corporation Counsel, Family Court Division, Brooklyn, 1995-1997, New York City Corporation Counsel, Appeals Division, New York City, since 1997.

Mediator pilot pro bono project, American Bar Association, 1994-1996. Arbitrator small claims court New York City Civil Court, since 2004. Adjunct professor law Benjaman N. Cardozo School Law, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Bar: New York 1995, New Jersey 1995, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1997.

Membership

Committeeperson Kings county Democratic Committee, Brooklyn, 1992-1996. Member American Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Association of Bar of City of New York (committee municipal affairs, Outstanding Assistant Corporation Counsel award 1999), New York County Lawyers Association, Southern Poverty Law Center, Small Claims Court Arbitrators Association, Jewish Women's Foundation New York.

Connections

father:
Jacob Rootenberg

mother:
Ruth Rootenberg