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Hon. Javier E. Vargas

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Bronx County Housing Court
1118 Grand Concourse
Bronx, NY 10456

Judicial Offices

Judge, Housing Court, Civil Court of the City of New York, Bronx County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge A. Gail Prudenti, 2013 to 2018

Other Professional Experience

Chief Court Attorney, Appellate Term, First Department, 2011 to 2013

Principal Law Clerk, Appellate Division, Second Department, 2006 to 2011

Principal Law Clerk, Supreme Court of Nassau County, 1997 to 2006

Senior Court Attorney, Family Court of Nassau County, 1995 to 1997

Senior Court Attorney, New York State Court of Appeals, 1993 to 1995

Admission to the Bar

NYS, Appellate Division, First Department, 1993

Washington, D.C. Court of Appeals, 1994

U.S. Supreme Court, 2006

U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 2011

Education

LL.M., New York University School of Law, 1993

J.D., State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law, 1992

B.S., State University of New York at Buffalo, 1989

Professional & Civic Activities

Member, Joint Minority Bar Judicial Internship Program

Former Arbitrator, Civil Court of Kings County, Small Claims Part

Former President-Elect, Board Member, Puerto Rican Bar Association

Deputy Regional President, Hispanic National Bar Association

Former Committee Member, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Committee, HNBA

Chair, Puerto Rican Bar Association Scholarship Selection Committee

Former Board Member, Nassau Academy of Law, Nassau County Bar Association

Committee Member, Committee on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Rights, Association of the Bar of the City of New York

Member, LeGal Bar Association of New York