Linda Christopher

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Supreme Court, Westchester County, Elected, 2011 to 2024
  • Judge, Rockland County Family Court, Elected, 2005 to 2010
  • Judge, Justice Court, Village of Grandview, 2002 to 2004
  • Acting Judge, Justice Court, Village of Upper Nyack, 2002 to 2004

Other Professional Experience:

  • Law Offices of Linda Christopher, 1996 to 2004
  • Partner, Christopher and Draine, 1992 to 1996
  • Law Offices of Linda Christopher, 1986 to 1992
  • Hearing Examiner, Rockland County Family Court, 1986 to 1986
  • Associate, Jerome Trachtenberg, 1981 to 1986
  • Law Clerk, Hon. Orrelle R. Weeks, Family Court, Denver Colarado, 1980

Education:

  • J.D., Antioch School of Law, 1980
  • B.A., University of Colorado, 1976

Admission to the Bar:

  • United States Supreme Court, 1988
  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1982

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Board Member, Rockland County YMCA, 1998 - present
  • Board Member, Jawonio Inc., 1998 - present
  • President, Rockland County Legal Aid Society, 1997 - 2005
  • President, Rockland County Bar Association, 1993 - 1994
  • President, Rockland County Women's Bar Association, 1991 - 1993
  • Member, ABA, NYBA, and the Rockland County Bar Association, 1985 - present
  • Silver Life Member, NAACP, Nyack Branch

Judges Practice:

  • Justice Christopher's Rules - Matrimonial Part Rules
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