Judge Profile

Dora L. Irizarry

Judicial Experience:

  • Chief Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District, April 23, 2016 to Present
  • Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District, Appointed by George W. Bush, July 8, 2004 to Present
  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, New York County, 1998 to 2002
  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Kings County, 1997 to 1998
  • Judge, Court of Claims, 1997 to 2002
  • Judge, New York City Criminal Court, 1995 to 1997

Other Professional Experience:

  • Private Practice, 2002 to 2004
  • Assistant District Attorney, Office of the Special Narcotics Prosecutor, 1987 to 1995
  • Assistant District Attorney, Bronx District Attorney's Office, 1979 to 1987

Education:

  • J.D., Columbia Law School, 1979
  • B.A., Yale University, 1976

Judges Practice:

  • Individual Motion Practice and Rules of Judge Dora l. Irizarry