Hon. Joseph Maltese

  (718) 675-7860

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Judicial offices

  • Associate Justice, New York Litigation Coordinating Panel, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 2002 to Present
  • Justice (Court of Claims), Supreme Court, Richmond County, Appointed by Governor, 1996 to Present
  • Judge, NYC Criminal Court , Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge, 1992 to 1995
  • Judge, NYC Civil Court, Elected, Richmond County, 1992 to 1996


  • Master of Judicial Studies (Master of Laws), University of Nevada, 1998
  • Master of Science, Touro College, 2003
  • Master of Arts, New York University, 1991
  • Juris Doctor, New York Law School, 1973
  • Bachelor of Arts, City University of New York, 1970

Bar admission

  • United States District of New Jersey, 1974
  • Florida, 1974
  • U.S. District Court for Eastern, Southern, Northern, Western Districts of New York,
  • New York, Appellate Division,Second Department, 1976
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 1977
  • U.S. Court of International Trade & U.S. Army Court of Criminal Appeals, 1979

Professional experience

  • National Judicial College, Instructor, 1999 to present
  • Touro College, Adjunct Professor, 2002 to present
  • New York Law School, Guest Lecturer, 2000 to present
  • St. John's University School of Law, CLE Lecturer, 2002 to present
  • United States Army, Military Judge, US Army Trial Judiciary (Active & Reserve), 1992 to 1999
  • United States Army, Judge Advocate General's Corps (Legal) Officer, 1976 to 1992
  • Law Offices, Joseph J. Maltese & Associates, Principal Attorney at Law, 1976 to 1991
  • Judge John J. Kelly, Law Clerk to Judge, 1975 to 1976
  • Appellate Division,Second Dept., MHLS, Counsel, 1974 to 1975
  • (MD, Tennessee), (WD, Kentucky), Special Assistant US Attorney
  • United States Army, Active & Reserve, 1969 to 1976

Professional and civic activities

  • Fellow, American Academy of Forensic Sciences, 1999 to present
  • Member, New York State Bar Association, 1974 to present
  • Member, American Bar Association, 1974 to present
  • Member, Richmond County Bar Association, 1976 to present
  • Member, Columbian Lawyer's Association, 1982 to present


  • Expert Testimony: Technical, Scientific & Other Specialized Evidence, NYS Bar Association, Torts, Insurance & Compensation Law Journal, vol.30, No.2, Fall, 2001

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