Judge Profile

Michael A. Ambrosio

Judicial Experience:

  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Kings County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge
  • Judge, Kings County Family Court, Appointed by Mayor Edward Koch, 1983 to 1992; Re-appointed by Mayor David Dinkins, 1992 to 2002; Re-appointed by Mayor Michael Bloomberg, 2002 to 2012; 2012 to 2022

Other Professional Experience:

  • Treasurer, Bronx County Legal Services Corporate, 1979 to 1983
  • Deputy Director, Mental Hygiene Legal Services, First Judicial District, 1975 to 1983
  • Assistant Corporate Counsel, Law Department (NYC Appeals Division), 1974 to 1975
  • Associate Counsel, Grievance Committee, Association of the Bar of the City of New York, 1972 to 1974
  • Staff Attorney, Mental Hygiene Legal Services, First Judicial District, 1969 to 1972


  • J.D., Harvard Law School, 1969
  • B.A., Fordham, 1966

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1970

Individual Part Rules:

Judges Practice:

  • Justice Ambrosio's Rules
Profile provided by the New York State Office of Court Administration.