Judge Profile

Robert E. Torres

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Appellate Division, First Department, Appointed, 2010 to Present
  • Justice, Supreme Court, Bronx County, Elected, 2005 to 2018
  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Bronx County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 2004 to 2004
  • Judge, Civil Court of the City of New York, Bronx County, Elected, 1997 to 2004
  • Acting Judge, Family Court of the City of New York, Bronx County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge, Jonathan Lippman, 1999 to 1999
  • Judge, Criminal Court of the City of New York, Bronx County, Appointed by Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani, 1996 to 1998
  • Interim Judge, Criminal Court of the City of New York, Bronx County, Appointed by Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani, 1995 to 1996

Other Professional Experience:

  • Law Clerk, Hon Elbert C. Hinkson, JSC, 1984 to 1995
  • Associate, Fotopoulos, Rosenblatt and Green, 1978 to 1984
  • Associate Counsel, New York City Department of Transportation, 1981 to 1983

Education:

  • B.S., John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Admission to the Bar:

  • United States District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, 1979
  • NYS, Appellate Division, First Department, 1978
Profile provided by the New York State Office of Court Administration.