Judge Profile

Carmen Beauchamp Ciparick

Judicial Experience:

  • Senior Associate Judge, New York State Court of Appeals, Appointed (December 13, 2007) by Governor Eliot Spitzer
  • Judge, Court of Appeals, Appointed by Governor Mario M. Cuomo
  • Justice, New York State Supreme Court, Elected
  • Judge, New York City Criminal Court, Appointed

Other Professional Experience:

  • Counsel, New York City Administrative Judge, 1974
  • Chief Law Assistant, New York City CriminalCourt, 1972
  • Assistant Counsel, Judicial Conference of the State of New York, 1969
  • Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Society in New York City, 1967


  • J.D., St. John's University School of Law, 1967
  • Hunter College, 1963

Judges Practice:

  • Standards for Appellate and State Post-conviction Counsel in Capital Cases