Ramon R.v.Carmen L.

Appellate Division of the Supreme Court of the State of New YorkJun 11, 2019
2019 N.Y. Slip Op. 72309 (N.Y. App. Div. 2019)

Motion No: M-1826


In the Matter of a Proceeding for Custody/Visitation Under Article 6 of the Family Court Act. - - - - - - - - - - - - CONFIDENTIAL Ramon R., Petitioner-Appellant, IDV No. 163/11 Docket No. V-268-71/15 v. Carmen L., Respondent-Respondent.

Linda McCarthy, Esq., court attorney for the subject children Haley R. And Jocelyn R., having moved on the children's behalf for leave to respond, as a poor person, to the appeal taken from the orders of the Supreme Court, Bronx County, Integrated Domestic Violence Part, entered on or about December 17, 2018, and for the assignment of counsel, a free copy of the transcript, and for related relief, Now, upon reading and filing the papers with respect to the motion, and the certification of Linda McCarthy, Esq., dated February 19, 2019, and due deliberation having been had thereon, It is ordered that the motion is granted to the extent of (1) assigning, pursuant to Article 18b of the County Law and § 1120 of the Family Court Act, and Judiciary Law § 35, Leslie S. Lowenstein, Esq., 567 Sunset Drive, Woodmere, NY 11598, Telephone No. 516-374-1962, as counsel for purposes of responding to the appeal; (2) permitting movant to respond to the appeal upon a reproduced respondent's brief, on condition that one copy of such brief be served upon the attorney for each party of the appeal, and an original, five hard copies and, if represented by counsel, one digital copy of such brief, are filed with this Court, pursuant to 22 NYCRR 1250.9. (See, M-1434, dated June 11, 2019, released simultaneously herewith).

ENTERED: June 11, 2019

_____________________ CLERK

Present - Hon. Rolando T. Acosta,Presiding Justice, David Friedman John W. Sweeny, Jr. Dianne T. Renwick Rosalyn H. Richter,Justices