David E. Woodin, Esq.



Publications and Activities

Experience David E. Woodin, LLC., Attorney at Law, 285 Main Street, PO Box 433, Catskill, New York 12414. (518)821-6194. Representation of Appellants and Respondents in civil and criminal appeals before the Third and Fourth Departments of the New York State Supreme Court Appellate Division, the New York State Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court.
Admitted to New York Bar 1982. Associate Court Attorney - Trial Part, Greene County Court (1982-2010). Full-time confidential law clerk to Hon. Daniel K. Lalor, Hon. George J. Pulver, Jr., Hon. John J. Fromer, Hon. James J. Battisti, Jr.
Sole proprietor Due Process Software, Catskill, New York. Developer of GungaWeb, substantive advisory system in New York State criminal law. Development of knowledge-based substantive legal software.
Education J.D., Albany Law School, Albany, New York, 1981. M.A.T., Reed College, Portland, Oregon, 1977, in Science and Mathematics. B.A., cum laude, double major Physics and Music, Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts, 1976.
Publications and Activities County Coordinator, Columbia County Mock Trial Tournament, New York State Bar Association Law, Youth & Citizenship Program, (2009-2010).
Member, Subcommittee on Simplification, New York State Commission on Sentencing Reform, The Future of Sentencing in New York State: A Preliminary Proposal for Reform, October 15, 2007.
Short Paper, Design and Implementation of GungaWeb : An Application of Classical Expert System Technology to the Production of Web-based Commercial Systems, Eighth International Conference on Artificial Intelligence and Law ICAIL-2001, May, 2001, St. Louis, Missouri
Panelist, ICAIL-2001 Workshop on Legal Knowledge Systems in Action: Practical AI in Today's Law Offices, Saint Louis, Missouri, 21 May, 2001.
Member, American Society of Writers on Legal Subjects (SCRIBES), 2001.
Past President, Greene County Bar Association, 1996-1997.
Weekly newspaper column, Law in Focus, Catskill Daily Mail, Catskill, New York, 1995-1997.
Faculty member, 1993 Town and Village Justice Continuing Judicial Education Program, N.Y.S. Office of Court Administration.
New York State Criminal Jury Instructions Committee, Legal Staff, 1992-1996.
Board of Trustees, Emory Chase Supreme Court Library. Chairman, Greene County Bar Association Technology Section. Member Greene County Bar Association Pro Bono Committee, Assigned Counsel Committee.
First Prize, Third National Court Technology Conference "Call for Papers" Competition sponsored by National Center for State Courts. Presented paper, ASSIGN: A Program to Assist in the Assignment of Counsel, at CTC III in Dallas, Texas, March, 1992. Designed logic-based computer program to implement bar association assigned counsel plan.
Paper, Design and Implementation of Substantive Applications in Criminal Law: Beyond a Court Management Perspective, International Conference on Data Base and Expert Systems Applications (DEXA 90) August, 1990, Vienna, Austria.
Guest speaker, Government Technology Conference (GTC 90), September, 1990, Albany, New York, on Expert Systems: Emerging Uses in Government.
Article, Design and Implementation of Gunga Clerk: A Substantive System in New York Criminal Law in The Defender (Journal of the New York State Defender's Association), October, 1989.
N.Y.S. Office of Court Administration Outstanding Service Award, Third Judicial District, 1987. Letter of Commendation from O.C.A. Third Judicial District Administrative Office, 1989.

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