Professor Michael Hutter was elected vice president of the Albany County Bar Association on Jan. 11 for the 2011 term. He will serve as president-elect for the 2012 term, and in January 2013 he will become the organization's president for one year.
Professor Hutter was also recently selected by the New York Law Journal to write its Evidence column. As a regular columnist, he writes several pieces a year, addressing New York state and federal evidence developments.
At Albany Law School, Professor Hutter teaches Advanced Evidence, Antitrust: Market Structure, Antitrust: Trade Practices, Business Torts, Evidence and Expert Testimony.
Prior to joining the Albany Law faculty, Professor Hutter clerked for Judge Matthew J. Jasen, New York State Court of Appeals, and practiced law with a New York law firm involved in antitrust and unfair competition litigation. He has authored a book and numerous articles on antitrust and unfair competition and served as editor of Model Jury Charges in Business Torts Cases.
Professor Hutter was one of seven nominees for the New York Court of Appeals in 1998 as selected by the State Commission of Judicial Nomination.
He earned his law degree from Boston College Law School and his undergraduate degree from Brown University.