Judge Profile

Joan M. Azrack

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District, Appointed (Dec. 19, 2014) , 2014 to Present
  • Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District, Appointed, 1990 to 2014
  • Chief Magistrate Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District, 2000 to 2005

Other Professional Experience:

  • Assistant United States Attorney, Eastern District of New York, 1981 to 1990
  • Criminal Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, Honors Program, 1979 to 1981
  • Deputy Chief of the Narcotics Section; Chief of the Business and Securities Fraud Section; and Deputy Chief of the Criminal Division, Eastern District of New York
  • Visiting Instructor, National Institute for Trial Advocacy at Harvard Law School

Education:

  • J.D., New York Law School, 1979
  • B.S., Rutgers University, 1974

Judges Practice:

  • Individual Rules of Magistrate Judge Joan M. Azrack