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Morvillo Abramowitz Counsel Barbara Moses Selected by the Board of Judges of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York to Serve as Magistrate Judge

10.30.15

The Board of Judges of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York (SDNY) has selected Barbara Moses to serve as a Magistrate Judge for a term of eight years. She will serve on the bench at the Daniel Patrick Moynihan Courthouse at 500 Pearl Street.

Ms. Moses serves as Counsel at Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello, P.C. Until September 2015 she was also the Director of the Constitutional and Civil Litigation Clinic at Seton Hall University School of Law. Previously, Ms. Moses taught at New York University School of Law, and was a partner at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP. Ms. Moses also served as President of the New York County Lawyers’ Association. Ms. Moses received her J.D. from Harvard Law School and her A.B. from Dartmouth College.

Full-time Magistrate Judges are appointed by the District Court Judges to eight-year terms; they assist District Court Judges with the work of the court by facilitating the disposition of certain civil and criminal cases.