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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:
Eric Friedman
(212) 382-6754
 

New York City Bar Association Rates Primary Election Candidates for Civil Court and District Attorney in New York City

New York, September 3, 2013 - The New York City Bar Association has evaluated the candidates running in the September 10th Democratic Party primary elections for Civil Court in Bronx County, and District Attorney in Kings County. The review was conducted by the Association’s Committee on the Judiciary.

The Committee uses two ratings: Approved and Not Approved. Candidates rated Approved have affirmatively demonstrated qualifications necessary for the performance of the duties of the position for which they are being considered.

Bronx County

Civil Court, 1st District
Lucianna Locorotondo Approved
Armando Montano Approved

 

Kings County

District Attorney
Charles J. Hynes Approved
Kenneth P. Thompson Approved

Note: To ensure the thoroughness and integrity of the ratings process, the City Bar cannot comment beyond what is provided in this release.

About the Association
The New York City Bar Association, since its founding in 1870, has been dedicated to maintaining the high ethical standards of the legal profession, promoting reform of the law and access to justice, and providing service to the profession and the public. The Association, through its 24,000 members, continues to work for political, legal and social reform, while implementing innovative means to help the disadvantaged. Protecting the public’s welfare remains one of the Association’s highest priorities. www.nycbar.org