Judge Profile

Verna G. Leath

Judicial Experience:

  • Superior Court, Appointed, May 31, 2005 to May 31, 2012
  • Judge, Superior Court, Criminal Division, Essex County, Assigned (January 3, 2012)
  • Judge, Superior Court, Family Division, Essex County, Assigned (September 01, 2008)
  • Judge, Superior Court, Civil Division, Essex County, Assigned (May 31, 2005)

Other Professional Experience:

  • Assistant Deputy Public Defender (Managing Attorney), Hudson County, 1994 to 2005
  • Assistant Deputy Public Defender, 1983 to 1994
  • Deputy Attorney General, 1994
  • Staff Attorney, Community Health Law Project, East Orange

Education:

  • Rutgers School of Law - Newark
  • Wheaton College
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