Biography of Justice Marguerite A. Grays

Administrative Judge-Civil Term, Eleventh Judicial District
Presiding Justice – Commercial Division, Queens County

Queens County Supreme Court
88-11 Sutphin Boulevard
Jamaica, NY 11435
(718) 298-1212

Judicial Offices

Justice, Supreme Court, Queens County, Elected 2017 to 2030
Justice, Supreme Court, Queens County, Elected 2003 to 2016
Judge, Civil Court of the City of New York, Queens County, Elected 2001 to 2002

Admission to the Bar

NYS , Appellate Division, Second Department, 1983
Southern District of New York
Supreme Court of the United States


J.D., Hofstra University School of Law
B.A., John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Professional and Civic Activities

Chairperson, Judicial Committee on Women in the Courts of the Queens Supreme Court–Civil Term
Board of Trustee, Law Library of Queens County, 11th Judicial District
Board of Director [Judges Division], Judges and Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert [JALBCA]
Member, Judicial Hearing Officer Selection Advisory Committee, Second Department
President, Elected, New York City Chapter, National Association of Women’s Judges [NAWJ]
Co–Chair, Women’s Bar Association of the State of New York [WBASNY] Nominations Committee
Past President, Queens County Women’s Bar Association
Past President, Association of Black Women Attorneys [ABWA]
Member, Queens College Paralegal Advisory Board