Professor Hutter to Serve as President of Albany County Bar Association

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Professor Michael Hutter will serve as president of the Albany County Bar Association for the next year. He was elected vice president in January 2011 and served as president-elect for the 2012 term.

Justice John T. Casey '49 swore in Professor Hutter at a ceremony on Jan. 16, 2013. Justice Casey served on the Appellate Division, Third Department, from 1979 to 1997. He was an Albany Law School Trustees Gold Medal winner in 1978.

Albany Law School alumni joining Professor Hutter on the 2013 Albany County Bar Association Board of Directors include:

President-elect: Hon. Peter Crummey '81
Vice President: Janet Silver '03
Secretary: James Hacker '84 and member, Board of Trustees

Three-year term:
Christina Roberts-Ryba '01 and member, Board of Trustees
Michael McDermott '89
Mathew Barry '03

Two-year term:
Daniel Hurteau '88

Chair of the Committee on Admissions
Hon. Ryan Donovan '01

At Albany Law School, Professor Hutter teaches Advanced Evidence, Antitrust: Market Structure, Antitrust: Trade Practices, Business Torts, Evidence and Expert Testimony. He is also a regular columnist for the New York Law Journal, writing several pieces a year on New York state and federal evidence developments.

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.