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Hon. Cheryl L. Pollak

United States District Court, Eastern District of New York
United States Magistrate Judge
Brooklyn, NY, USA


Judge Pollak entered duty as a United States Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of New York on November 1, 1995. She graduated magna cum laude from Princeton University in 1975 and received her J.D. degree from the University of Chicago Law School in 1978, where she was Articles and Book Review Editor of the University of Chicago Law Review. Following graduation from law school, Judge Pollak served as a law clerk to the Honorable William H. Timbers on the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Thereafter, from 1979 to 1986, she was an associate at Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York.

In August 1986, Judge Pollak became an Assistant United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, where she served as Chief of the Narcotics/OCDETF Unit from 1991 to 1994, and Deputy Chief of the Criminal Division from 1994 to 1995.  She also served as International Affairs and National Security Coordinator for the United States Attorney's Office. She remained at the United States Attorney's Office until her appointment as a Magistrate Judge in November 1995.

Judge Pollak is a member of the American Bar Association and the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, where she has served as a member of the Federal Courts Committee, the Committee on Women in the Legal Profession, and the Criminal Law Committee.   She is Chair of the Eastern District CJA Panel Committee and has also served as a member of the Eastern District Advisory Committee on Civil Practice and Rules.  Judge Pollak has also served as a Master in the Inns of Court for the Federal Bar Council.  She has also participated in Moot Court, mock trial and trial advocacy programs at Columbia, NYU, Cardozo, St. John’s, Brooklyn and New York Law Schools.  She also supervises the Eastern District’s SOS Program involving youthful offenders.

Hon. Cheryl L. Pollak is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Federal Civil Practice Discovery Update - Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2017, Friday, February 17, 2017
Evidence Developments in Federal Civil Practice - Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2017, Friday, February 17, 2017
Motion Practice Developments in Federal Civil Practice - Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2017, Friday, February 17, 2017
Disabilities Discrimination and Accommodation Update - Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2017, Wednesday, June 21, 2017
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Evidence Developments in Federal Civil Practice - Evidence Developments in Federal Civil Practice , Friday, February 17, 2017
Federal Civil Practice Discovery Update - Federal Civil Practice Discovery Update, Friday, February 17, 2017
Motion Practice Developments in Federal Civil Practice - Motion Practice Developments in Federal Civil Practice , Friday, February 17, 2017
Disabilities Discrimination and Accommodation Update - Disabilities Discrimination and Accommodation Update, Wednesday, June 21, 2017
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Motion Practice Developments in Federal Civil Practice - Motion Practice Developments in Federal Civil Practice , Friday, February 17, 2017
Federal Civil Practice Discovery Update - Federal Civil Practice Discovery Update, Friday, February 17, 2017
Evidence Developments in Federal Civil Practice - Evidence Developments in Federal Civil Practice , Friday, February 17, 2017
Disabilities Discrimination and Accommodation Update - Disabilities Discrimination and Accommodation Update, Wednesday, June 21, 2017
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2017, Thursday, February 23, 2017, New York, NY
Employment Discrimination Law & Litigation 2017, Monday, June 26, 2017, New York, NY
Live Seminar  Live Seminar Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2018, Thursday, February 15, 2018, New York, NY
Live Webcast  Live Webcast Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2018, Thursday, February 15, 2018, New York, NY
PLI Grpcast-Live Web  PLI Grpcast-Live Web Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2018, Thursday, February 15, 2018, Atlanta, GA
Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2018, Thursday, February 15, 2018, New Brunswick , NJ
Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2018, Thursday, February 15, 2018, Cleveland, OH
Current Developments in Federal Civil Practice 2018, Thursday, February 15, 2018, Cincinnati, OH
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