Executive Officers, Administrative & Supervising Judges

Executive Officers

Chief Judge - Janet DiFiore

Chief Administrative Judge - Lawrence K. Marks

DCAJ for Justice Initiatives - Edwina G. Mendelson

DCAJ outside NYC - Norman St. George

DCAJ within NYC - Deborah Kaplan

DCAJ = Deputy Chief Administrative Judge 


 

Other Statewide Judicial Officers

Statewide Coordinating Judge for Matrimonial Cases - Jeffrey S. Sunshine

Statewide Coordinating Judge for Summary Jury Trials - Lucindo Suarez

Administrative Judges

Administrative Judges are responsible for the on-site management of the trial courts. In each judicial district outside New York City, a District Administrative Judge is responsible for supervising all courts and agencies. Inside New York City, an Administrative Judge supervises each major court.

Administrative Judges - NYC

Deborah A. Kaplan
Administrative Judge,
Civil Matters,
First Judicial District

Ellen N. Biben
Criminal Matters,
First Judicial District

Lawrence Knipel
Civil Matters,
Second Judicial District

Matthew J. D'Emic
Criminal Matters,
Second Judicial District

Danny Chun
Deputy Administrative Judge,
Criminal Matters,
Second Judicial District

Marguerite Grays
Administrative Judge,
Civil Matters,
Eleventh Judicial District

George A. Grasso
Criminal Matters,
Eleventh Judicial District

Doris Gonzalez
Civil Matters,
Twelfth Judicial District

Alvin Yearwood
Criminal Matters,
Twelfth Judicial District

Desmond A. Green
Administrative Judge,
Civil & Criminal Matters,
Thirteenth Judicial District

Family Court:
Anne-Marie Jolly
Administrative Judge
NYC Family Court

Criminal Court:
Tamiko Amaker
NYC Criminal Court

Civil Court:
Carolyn Walker-Diallo
Administrative Judge
NYC Civil Court

Administrative Judges - Outside NYC

Gerald Connolly
Third Judicial District

Felix J. Catena
Fourth Judicial District

James P. Murphy
Fifth Judicial District

Eugene D. Faughnan
Sixth Judicial District

William K. Taylor
Seventh Judicial District

Kevin M. Carter
Eighth Judicial District

Anne E. Minihan
Administrative Judge
Ninth Judicial District

Vito M. DeStefano
Administrative Judge
Nassau County

Andrew A. Crecca
Suffolk County

Richard E. Sise
Court of Claims

 
Supervising Judges

Supervising Judges are responsible for assisting Administrative Judges in the on-site management of the trial courts, including court caseloads and personnel and budget administration. Supervising Judges manage a particular type of court within a county or judicial district.

 

Supervising Judges - NYC

Civil Court:

Shahabuddeen Ally
New York County

Jill Epstein
Kings County

Tracy A. Catapano-Fox
Queens County

Myrna Socorro
Bronx County

Joy Campanelli
Richmond County

Civil Court, Housing Part:

Jean T. Schneider
Housing Court, Citywide

Anne Katz
New York County

Cheryl Gonzales
Kings County

John Lansden
Queens County

Miriam Breier
Bronx County

Criminal Court:

Kevin McGrath
New York County

Keshia Espinal
Kings County

Joanne B. Watters
Queens County

George A. Grasso
Bronx County

Tamiko A. Amaker
Interim Supervising Judge
Richmond County

Family Court:

Karen I. Lupuloff
New York County

Amanda E. White
Kings County

Gilbert Taylor
Queens County

Sarah P. Cooper
Bronx County

Helene Sacco
Richmond County

Supervising Judges - Outside NYC

County Court, Criminal:

Debra J. Young
Third Judicial District

Kelly S. McKeighan
Fourth Judicial District

Thomas J. Miller
Fifth Judicial District

Joseph F. Cawley
Sixth Judicial District

Judith Sinclair
Seventh Judicial District

Matthew J. Murphy
Eighth Judicial District, (Niagara & Orleans)

Christopher J. Burns
Eighth Judicial District, (Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee & Wyoming)

Barry E. Warhit
Ninth Judicial District

Teresa Corrigan
Nassau County, Criminal & County

Richard Ambro
Suffolk County, Criminal & County

Family Court:

Anthony McGinty
Third Judicial District

Adam D. Michelini
Fourth Judicial District

Martha E. Mulroy
Fifth Judicial District

M. Rita Connerton
Sixth Judicial District

Stacy M. Romeo
Seventh Judicial District

Kevin M. Carter
Eighth Judicial District

Joseph Egitto
Ninth Judicial District

Ellen Greenberg
Nassau County

James F. Quinn
Suffolk County

District Court:

Elizabeth Fox-McDonough
Nassau County District & City

Karen Kerr
Suffolk County