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Barry Kron

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Barry Kron
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Current Court Information:
Queens County Supreme Court, New York
Position:   Acting Supreme Court Justice; Criminal Court Judge
Alternative court:   New York City Criminal Courts
Service:
Active:   1997 -Present; 2007 - 2016
Past position:   Interim Judge, New York City Civil Court
Past term:   1988-1991
Personal History
Undergraduate:   Lehman College
Law School:   Columbia Law School
Barry Kron is an acting justice of the Queens County Supreme Court, Criminal Term in the 11th Judicial District of New York. He was appointed to this position in 1997 and was reappointed in 2007. He has also served as a New York City Criminal Courts Judge since 2007. His current term expires in 2016.[1][2]

Education

Kron received his undergraduate degree from Lehman College and his J.D. degree from Columbia Law School.[1]

Career

Kron began his career in 1975 as a confidential law assistant of the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division, 2nd Department. The following year, he became a law secretary to Judge Frank O'Connor. He worked in this capacity until 1981, when he joined the law firm of Fine, Tofel, Saxl, Berelson and Barandes. In 1982, he left that firm to become a law secretary to Judge William Thompson. He then worked as a chief law assistant in the Appellate Division, 2nd Department from 1985 until his judicial appointment in 1988.

Kron began his judicial career in 1988 as an interim judge of the New York City Civil Court. He worked in this capacity until 1991. In 1997, he was appointed an Acting Supreme Court Justice and, in 2007, he was appointed a judge of the New York City Criminal Court.[1]

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