Judge Profile

Jeanette Ruiz

Judicial Experience:

  • Supervising Judge, Kings County Family Court, Appointed (November 19, 2012)
  • Judge, New York City Family Court, Bronx County, Appointed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, 2008 to 2018
  • Judge, Civil Court of the City of New York, Appointed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, 2007 to 2007; Re-appointed, 2008 to 2008
  • Judge, Family Court, Kings County, 2007 to 2008

Other Professional Experience:

  • General Counsel, Harlem Dowling West Side Center for Children and Family Services
  • Deputy Commissioner, New York City's Administration for Children's Services -Division of Family Permanency Services


  • Georgetown Law School

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, First Department, 1987
Profile provided by the New York State Office of Court Administration.