Former New York County SurrogateJoins Kramer Levin As Counsel

Monday, January 1, 2007 - 01:00

The Hon. Eve Preminger, former surrogate for New York County, has joined Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP as counsel.

Ms. Preminger will focus her practice on litigation, appellate advocacy and the representation of individuals and organizations in all aspects of trusts and estates law. She will be a resource to the firm's Individual Clients Group and Litigation Department, particularly with respect to Surrogate's Court practice and fiduciary litigation.

Before serving as surrogate for New York County from 1991 to 2005, Judge Preminger was a justice of the Supreme Court of New York County presiding over a civil commercial and complex and protracted litigation trial part from 1987 to 1990. Prior to that, she handled major criminal trials in the Criminal Division of Supreme Court.