Amicus Brief

Scope of the Committee: To coordinate the activities of the Association relating to preparation and submission of amicus briefs, and to make recommendations with respect thereto to the Board of Directors.

The NYIPLA Amicus Briefs are accessible at

Charles MacedoCo-Chair Irena Royzman, Co-Chair David Ryan, Co-Chair
Amster, Rothstein & Ebenstein Patterson, Belknap, Webb & Tyler Law Offices of David Ryan
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Board Liaison
Robert Isackson

Members: Bruce Abramson, Thomas Bean, Andrew Bochner, Mark Chapman, John Cleary, Melvin Garner, David Goldberg, Scott Howard, Sandra Hudak, Thomas Kowalski, Jeffrey Lewis, Stanley Lieberstein, Charles Miller, Julie Petruzzelli, Robert Rando, Alicia Russo, Heather Schneider, Karen Sebaski, Victor Siber, Stephen Smirti, Scott Spencer, Ksenia Takhistova, Marian Underweiser, Howard Wizenfeld, Stuart Yothers


NYIPLA Amicus Brief Procedural Guidelines (7 pages PDF)