Jan 25, 2023
Justice Toussaint takes over as presiding justice of the Appellate Term
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BROOKLYN HEIGHTS — Brooklyn Judge Wavny Toussaint is taking over as the presiding justice of the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Term for the 2nd, 11th, and 13th Judicial Districts, acting Chief Administrative Judge Tamiko Amaker announced on Monday.
Toussaint, who replaced Justice Thomas Aliotta, who retired at the end of last year, becomes the first woman and first person of color to serve as the presiding justice of the Appellate Term.
“Justice Toussaint is widely admired for her high standards, fairness, integrity and dedication to the pursuit of justice,” said Amaker. “She brings extensive experience and knowledge to the position of Presiding Justice. I look forward to working with her in her new capacity.”
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