The Latino Judges Association

LJA History Project:

A Documentary Chronicling the History of Latino Judges in New York State

LJA 2023 Judicial Compensation Hearing Submission

Election of the New LJA Board of Officers and Directors

The Latino Judges Association

Founded in 1985, the Latino Judges Association, Inc., (formerly known as the Association of Judges of Hispanic Heritage) was established by a group of Latino Judges determined to increase and to promote diversity on the bench.

Our purpose is multi-faceted.  As an association we look to serve as a forum to discuss areas of concern to Latino Judges; to encourage judicial service among Latinos; to publicize and recognize achievements of Latino Judges and others; and to educate the public about the judicial system and the role of the Latino Judges Association… continue here…