Judge Profile

ShawnDya L. Simpson

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, New York City Criminal Court, New York County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Ann Pfau, 2004 to Present
  • Judge, New York City Civil Court, Re-Elected, 2014 to 2023
  • Judge, New York City Civil Court, Elected, 2004 to 2013

Other Professional Experience:

  • Kings County District Attorneys Office
  • Court Attorney, NYS Unified Court System


  • J.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Law

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1991
Profile provided by the New York State Office of Court Administration.