Bruce Robert Bryan

  • Appeals & Appellate, Criminal Law
  • Florida, New York
Claimed Lawyer Profile

Appellate lawyer with more than 20 years experience handling complex state and federal appeals in New York and elsewhere. Adjunct professor teaching appellate practice in Ivy League Law School. Experience in United States Supreme Court.

Fordham University
J.D. | Law
Articles & Publications
Guide to Criminal Appeals, Review and Parole in New York
Constitution Press
The Battle Between Mens Rea and the Public Welfare: United States v. Laughlin Finds a Middle Groung
Fordham Environmental Law Jounral
The Constitutional Rights of Non-Resident Aliens Prosecuted in the United States
Fordham International Law Journal
Professional Associations
Onondaga County Bar Association
CLE Committee Member
Cornell Unversity School of Law
Adjunct Professor, Advanced Persuasive Writing and Appellate Advocacy
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Activities: Teach course to second year law students about learning strategies and skills that enhance the chance of winning an appeal. Lecture topics: writing a persuasive statement of facts; what good judges are taught about good writing; methods to achieve clarity, brevity, and logic; issue selection; effective use of precedent; establishing credibility; understanding non-legal factors that influence decisions; appellate procedure and standards of review; the winning opening statement; handling questions from the bench.
New York State Bar Association
- Current
Florida State Bar # 443956
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Criminal Law
Websites & Blogs
Contact & Map
333 East Onondaga Street
Syracuse, NY 13202
Telephone: (315) 476-1800
81 Main Street, Suite 450
White Plains, NY 10601
Telephone: (914) 281-1850