Judge Profile

Darcel D. Clark

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Appellate Division, First Department, Appointed (October 1, 2012) by Governor Andrew Cuomo
  • Justice, Supreme Court, Bronx County, Criminal, Elected, 2006 to 2019
  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Bronx County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 2004 to 2005
  • Judge, New York City Criminal Court, Appointed by Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, 1999 to 2005

Other Professional Experience:

  • Assistant District Attorney (Deputy Chief and Supervising), Bronx District Attorney's Office, 1986 to 1999

Education:

  • J.D., Howard University School of Law, 1986
  • B.A., Boston College, 1983

Admission to the Bar:

  • United States Supreme Court, 1994
  • Supreme Court of New Jersey, 1990
  • US District Court, New Jersey, 1990
  • US District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, 1989
  • NYS Appellate Division, First Department, 1986

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Trustee Associate, Boston College Board of Trustees (Trustee, 1998-2006), 2006 - present
  • Past President ,Director, Member, Black Bar Association of Bronx County, 1986 - present
  • Member, Committee to Encourage Judicial Service, Association of the Bar of the City of NY, 2004 - present
  • Bronx County Liaison, Association of Criminal Court Judges of NY, 1999 - 2005
  • Member, National Association of Women Judges, 2000 - present
  • Member, Bronx County Bar Association, 1997 - present
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