Jeremy R. Feinberg is the Statewide Special Counsel for Ethics and the Commercial Division at New York's Office of Court Administration (OCA). Among his duties at OCA, he provides ethics training, support and advice to the judges and non-judicial employees of the Unified Court System.
Mr. Feinberg is a regular speaker and panel moderator on legal ethics at Continuing Legal Education (CLE) programs around New York and has taught legal and judicial ethics as far away as Florida and Alaska. He is an adjunct professor of ethics and professional responsibility at Columbia Law School and has served as a guest lecturer at a number of New York area law schools.
He is the Chair of the New York City Bar Association's Committee on Professional Ethics, a committee which issues formal ethics advisory opinions to lawyers on behalf of that bar association. He has also served on the City Bar's Council on Judicial Administration, Committee on Professional Responsibility and Committee on Professional Discipline.
In his role as OCA's Statewide Special Counsel for the Commercial Division, Mr. Feinberg provides support and assistance to all of the Commercial Division courts throughout
New York, and serves as a liaison between the Bench and the commercial Bar. He serves as a liaison to the Executive Committee of the New York State Bar's Commercial and Federal Litigation Section.
Before joining OCA in January 2006, Mr. Feinberg was a senior litigation associate at Proskauer Rose LLP, where he handled sports law, commercial litigation, and ethics matters for the firm and its clients. He served as law clerk to Hon. Judith S. Kaye, Chief Judge of the New York Court of Appeals for two years in 1996-1998. He is a 1995 graduate of Columbia Law School and a 1992 graduate of Columbia College.