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Small Claims Arbitrator Training and Continuing Legal Education


The Association of Small Claims Arbitrators bar provides 2 free CLE credits to any attorney, admitted to practice over five years*, who completes the training to serve as a small claims arbitrator. The training is conducted several times a year in every county.

In addition, the Association of Small Claims Arbitrators bar offers approximately four additional CLE classes throughout each year to its members who are current with their annual $50.00 membership fee. Past topics have included Bailments and License To Park, Tariffs and the Montreal Protocol, Creative Legal Writing, and Ethics classes.

For more information, contact Joseph A. J. Gebbia, Director of the Association of Small Claims Arbitrators, at: JGEBBIA@nycourts.gov

* 2 years admitted for Court Attorneys - Atty General - Corporation Counsel

 


 

Important Notice to All Arbitrators: Deputy Chief Administrative Judge Fern Fisher has issued a directive regarding all inquests to be performed by arbitrators in Small/Commercial Claims Court, effective immediately. You may view the directive and the new additional form for inquests by following this link: http://courts.state.ny.us/courts/nyc/SSI/Misc/141029_DRP-201.pdf

 


 

Upcoming Events

Register for all classes by contacting the Executive Director of the Association of Small Claims Arbitrators, Joseph A. J. Gebbia at: JGEBBIA@nycourts.gov

New Arbitrator Training (2 FREE CLE credits in Skills)
Presented by Association of Arbitrators, Inc. (Small Claims Part)
Thursday, November 20, 2014 6:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
Civil Court of The City of New York
111 Centre Street
Room 325
New York, N.Y. 10013

Current Issues in Real Estate Law and Practice (2 CLE Credits in Areas of Professional Practice)
Presented by Association of Arbitrators, Inc. (Small Claims Part)
Speakers: Hon. Philip Straniere, Acting Justice, Supreme Court and Judge, Civil Court of the City of New York and Vincent J. Gallo, Esq.
Thursday, December 11, 2014 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.
Civil Court of The City of New York
111 Centre Street
Room 325
New York, N.Y. 10013

Please note that the CLE class on Travel Law originally scheduled for December 11th has been cancelled. We are hoping to reschedule this class with Judge Thomas Dickerson in January or February of 2015.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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