U.S. (SUPERIOR COURTS/TRIAL-LEVEL/COUNTY LEVEL/)
Supreme Court Justice, New York County, Elected, 1998 to 2011.
Judge, Criminal Court of the City of New York, New York County, Appointed by Mayor David N. Dinkins, 1993 to 1998.
New York State Unified Court System, Law Secretary, 1987 to 1993.
New York State Unified Court System, Principal Appellate Law Assistant, 1985 to 1987.
The Legal Aid Society, Staff Attorney, 1980 to 1985.
NYS, Appellate Division, First Department, 1981.
J.D., New York University School of Law, 1980.
B.A., City College New York, 1977.
Co-presenter - "When Bias Compounds: Insuring Equal Justice for Women of Color in the Courts", New York State Judicial Seminar, 1999 to 1999.
Anti-Bias Committee for the Criminal Court of the City of New York, Representative for New York County Panel, Subcommittee for Child Care Service, 1996 to 1997.
Mentor and Member of Board of Directors, WomenCare, Inc., 1991 to 1996.
Assigned Counsel Screening Committee, Appellate Division, First Department, 1991 to 1996.
Association of the Bar of the City of New York, 1991 to 1994.
Committee on Legal Problems of the Aging.
Chair, Subcommittee on Legal Problems of the Financially Impoverished and Minority Elderly.
Justice Laura Visitacion-Lewis' father was legendary martial arts grandmaster Florendo M. Visitacion, a native of the Philippines. Her mother was born in Puerto Rico.
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