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2005 Voter Guide

Barbara L. Gionta
Candidate for the
Rockland County Court

  Barbara Gionta

Candidate Biography
Personal Statement
  • I am the daughter of an Italian immigrant and grew up in Pearl River. I began my legal career as a prosecutor in Rockland County. In 1996, I obtained and was thereafter promoted to the position of Senior Domestic Violence Assistant District Attorney. In 2000, I was appointed as an Assistant Public Defender and was a partner at the firm, Gionta and DeStefano. In 2004, I became court appointed Law Guardian in the Supreme and Family Court. In June 2006, I was appointed to the Rockland County Court and have been presiding as County Court Judge since.
Party Membership
  • Republican
Party Endorsements
  • Conservative
  • Republican
Education
  • Pace University School of Law, J.D., 1994
  • St. John's University, B.S., 1990
Admitted to Bar
  • New York 1995
  • New Jersey 1994
Occupation/Employer
  • County Court Judge
Professional Experience
  • Rockland County Court Judge - June 2006 -present
  • Law Guardian - January 2004 - June 2006
  • Rockland County Public Defender- January 2000 - June 2006; Assistant Public Defender
  • Rockland County District Attorney - September 1993 - January 2000 - Senior Assistant District Attorney

 

 
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