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Hon. Barry  Ostrager

Hon. Barry Ostrager

New York County Supreme Court, Commercial Division
Justice
New York, NY, USA


Justice Barry R. Ostrager received his undergraduate degree from the City College of the City University of New York in 1968 and his J.D. degree from New York University School of Law in 1973.

Justice Ostrager was appointed to the New York Court of Claims by Governor Andrew Cuomo in June, 2015, and served as an Acting New York Supreme Court Justice assigned to the Commercial Division. In June 2017, Governor Cuomo appointed Jusitce Ostrager to the New York State Supreme Court, and he remains assigned to the Commercial Division. Prior to his appointment, except for a federal judicial clerkship, Justice Ostrager spent his entire pre-judicial career at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, LLP, becoming a partner in 1980 and serving as Chair of the firm’s Litigation Department from 1999-2011. As a frontline trial and appellate litigator, Justice Ostrager tried many multi-billion dollar cases to verdict and argued scores of appeals, including two successful arguments before the United States Supreme Court.

Justice Ostrager is the co-author of the Handbook on Insurance Coverage Disputes, 18th Edition (Wolters Kluwer 2017); co-author of Modern Reinsurance Law and Practice, 3rd Edition (Thomson Reuters 2014), and a contributing author to Business and Commercial Litigation in Federal Courts (Thomson Reuters).

Justice Ostrager is a member of the City Bar, New York County Lawyers’ Association, New York State Bar Association, American Bar Association, American Law Institute, Federal Bar Council and the International Academy of Trial Lawyers.

Hon. Barry Ostrager is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Jury Trials: Making a Compelling Closing Argument - Trial by Jury 2017, Wednesday, November 15, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Jury Trials: Making a Compelling Closing Argument - Jury Trials: Making a Compelling Closing Argument, Wednesday, November 15, 2017
Transcripts  Transcripts Jury Trials: Making a Compelling Closing Argument - Jury Trials: Making a Compelling Closing Argument, Wednesday, November 15, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Jury Trials: Making a Compelling Closing Argument - Jury Trials: Making a Compelling Closing Argument, Wednesday, November 15, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Trial by Jury 2017, Monday, November 20, 2017, New York, NY
Live Seminar  Live Seminar Trial by Jury 2018, Wednesday, November 07, 2018, New York, NY
Mergers & Acquisitions 2019: Advanced Trends and Developments, Thursday, January 10, 2019, New York, NY
Live Webcast  Live Webcast Trial by Jury 2018, Wednesday, November 07, 2018, New York, NY
Mergers & Acquisitions 2019: Advanced Trends and Developments, Thursday, January 10, 2019, New York, NY
PLI Grpcast-Live Web  PLI Grpcast-Live Web Trial by Jury 2018, Wednesday, November 07, 2018, New Brunswick , NJ
Trial by Jury 2018, Wednesday, November 07, 2018, Columbus, OH
Trial by Jury 2018, Wednesday, November 07, 2018, Nashville, TN
Trial by Jury 2018, Wednesday, November 07, 2018, Atlanta, GA
Trial by Jury 2018, Wednesday, November 07, 2018, Cleveland, OH
Mergers & Acquisitions 2019: Advanced Trends and Developments, Thursday, January 10, 2019, Boston, MA
Mergers & Acquisitions 2019: Advanced Trends and Developments, Thursday, January 10, 2019, Mechanicsburg, PA
Mergers & Acquisitions 2019: Advanced Trends and Developments, Thursday, January 10, 2019, Philadelphia, PA
Mergers & Acquisitions 2019: Advanced Trends and Developments, Thursday, January 10, 2019, Cleveland, OH
Mergers & Acquisitions 2019: Advanced Trends and Developments, Thursday, January 10, 2019, Pittsburgh, PA
Mergers & Acquisitions 2019: Advanced Trends and Developments, Thursday, January 10, 2019, New Brunswick , NJ
Mergers & Acquisitions 2019: Advanced Trends and Developments, Thursday, January 10, 2019, Columbus, OH
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