Judicial Screening

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The Absolute Deadline for submission of Screening Committee Applications is November 13, 2020. Late submissions will be rejected.

2019 Judicial Screening Committee for the Democratic Party in and for Kings County

Category Designating Entity 2019 Designee Entity Designation Status
a] Brooklyn Bar Association Ethan Gerber, Esq. Annual
a] Brooklyn Bar Association John Lonuzzi, Esq. Annual
c] Kings County Criminal Bar Association Darren S. Fields, Esq. Annual
b] Brooklyn Women's Bar Association Elaine Avery, Esq Annual
d] Asian American Bar Association of New York Tristan Loanzon, Esq. Annual
e] Columbian Lawyer's Association of Brooklyn Steven Bamundo, Esq. Annual
f] Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation A Lina Lee, Esq. 2019
g] Brooklyn Law School Kate Mogulescu, Esq. Annual
h] Metropolitan Black Bar Association Melissa E. Bonaldes, Esq. Annual
i] Puerto Rican Bar Association Betty Lugo, Esq. Annual
j] Iranian American Bar Association-New York Chapter Rebecca Ahdoot, Esq. 2019
j] Nigerian Lawyers Association Khadijat Olagoke, Esq. 2019
j] South Asian Bar Association of New York (SABANY) Imran H. Ansari, Esq. 2019
k] New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Lisa Schreibersdorf, Esq. 2019
l] Chairperson of the Executive Committee of the Kings County Democratic Party Chairman of the Committee
Martin W. Edelman, Esq.
l] Chairperson of the Executive Committee of the Kings County Democratic Party Mark A. Longo, Esq. Annual
l] Chairperson of the Executive Committee of the Kings County Democratic Party Scott Rynecki, Esq. Annual
m] New York State Trial Lawyers Association Helene E. Blank, Esq. Annual
n] a]60th, 42nd, and 58th Assembly Districts Gregory T. Cerchione, Esq. 2018
n] b]41st, 45th, and 59th Assembly Districts Steven R. Finkelstein, Esq. 2018
n] c]46th, 47th, and 48th Assembly Districts Anthony J. Auciello, Esq. 2018
n] d]44th, 52nd, and 64th Assembly Districts Steven Brounstein, Esq. 2018
n] e]50th, 53rd, and 54th Assembly Districts Patrick V. Parrotta, Esq. 2018
n] f]49th, 51st, and 55th Assembly Districts Kenneth J. Montgomery, Esq. 2018
n] g]43rd, 56th, and 57th Assembly Districts Nicholas Elefterakis, Esq. 2018

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Kings County Democratic County Committee
16 Court Street, Suite 1016, Brooklyn, New York 11241 Telephone: (718) 875-5870