The Latino Court Officer Society would like to give kudos to the Judges in The Latino Judges Association. It’s such an honor to see Latinos in many facets within the NYS Courts.

Photo: Back row (l-r): Hon. Patria Frias-Colon; Hon. Lisa Headley; Hon. Julia Rodriguez; Hon. Armando Montano; Hon. Mary Bejarano; Hon. Joseph Zayas; Hon. Margarita Lopez Torres Third row (l-r): Hon. Llinet Rosado; Hon. Leslie Purificacion; Hon. Diccia Pineda-Kirwan; Hon. Walter Rivera; Hon. Laura Visitacion-Lewis; Hon. Leticia Ramirez; Hon. Linda Mejias Second row (l-r): Hon. Betsy Barros; Hon. Doris Gonzalez; Hon. Jeanette Ruiz; Hon. E. Pilar Sanchez; Hon. Norma Ruiz; Hon. Sallie Manzanet Daniels; Hon. Christopher Robles Front row (l-r): Hon. Javier Vargas; Hon. Dora Irizarry; Hon. Fiordaliza Rodriguez; Hon. Joanne D. Quiñones (President); Hon. Wilma Guzman; Hon. Jenny Rivera; Hon. Rolando Acosta

The annual meeting of the Latino Judges Association June 21, 2018 New York City Bar Association On June 21, 2018, members of the Latino Judges Association gathered together at the New York City Bar Association for their annual membership meeting. Founded in 1988, the Latino Judges Association, Inc., was developed by a group of Latino Judges determined to increase and to promote diversity on the bench. The purpose of the Association includes: to serve as a forum to discuss areas of mutual concern among 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