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Justice Judith McMahon
Candidate for the
Supreme Court
Thirteenth Judicial District

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Candidate Biography
Personal Statement
  • I have been an Acting Supreme Court Justice presiding in Richmond County Supreme Court since January 2006. I have a civil caseload and have tried numerous jury cases to verdict. I also sit in Criminal Court on weekends in the arraignment part. Previously, I had been elected in November 2002 to New York City Civil Court and was also a court attorney to Justice John Leone and Justice Eric Vitaliano. Prior to working in the court system, I was a trial lawyer involved in complex tort litigation for the law firm of Julian and Schlesinger. I had attended Rutgers College of Pharmacy and practiced pharmacy for five years before attending New York Law School. I have been married 22 years to Michael McMahon and we have two children, Joseph,19, who is currently a sophomore at the University of Notre Dame and Julia, 16, a junior at PolyPrep in Brooklyn.
Party Membership
  • Democrat
Party Line
  • Conservative
  • Democrat
  • Working Families
Campaign Web Site
  • Rutgers College of Pharmacy, BS RPh, 1977
  • New York Law School, JD, 1985
Admitted to Bar
  • New York 1986
  • New Jersey 1986
  • Acting Supreme Court Justice
Professional Experience
  • New York City Civil Court Judge
  • Court Attorney to Judge Eric Vitaliano
  • Principal Law Clerk to Justice John Leone
  • Trial Lawyer- Julian and Schlesinger

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