Q: How many judges listen to appeal in the Appellate Division in the State of New York?
A: A: Typically five judges will sit in judgment on any case. One will write the main opinion. If there are judges who have different opinions, the minority opinion will be written by those judges.
Gerry practices law exclusively in the State of New York. Within New York he practices primarily in the following counties: New York, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx, Staten Island, Nassau and Suffolk. Technically, Brooklyn is known as "Kings County," and Manhattan and New York City are known as "New York County." Staten Island is known as "Richmond County." These counties make up the New York metropolitan area.