Salvatore J. Modica

Judicial Experience:

  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Queens County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Ann Pfau, 2009 to Present
  • Judge , Criminal Court of the City of New York, Kings County , Appointed by Mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani, 2002 to 2005; Reappointed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, 2006 to 2009; Re-appointed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg , 2010 to 2019
  • Acting Judge, Family Court of the City of New York, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Ann Pfau, 2008 to 2008

Other Professional Experience:

  • Principal Law Clerk to Judge, New York State Unified Court System, 1991 to 2001
  • Associate Law Clerk to Justice, New York State Unified Court System, 1987 to 1991
  • Assistant District Attorney, New York State District Attorney's Office, 1986 to 1988

Education:

  • J.D., St. John's University School of Law

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1987
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