Judge Profile

Pamela K. Chen

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, U.S. District Court, Eastern District, Appointed (January 4, 2013 (Confirmed March 4, 2013)) by President Obama

Other Professional Experience:

  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of New York, 2008 to 2013
  • Chief, Civil Rights Division, Eastern District of New York, 2008 to 2013
  • Deputy Commissioner for Enforcement, New York State Division of Human Rights, 2008 to 2008
  • Assistant U.S. Attorney, Eastern District of New York, 1998 to 2007
  • Deputy Chief, Public Integrity Section, Eastern District of New York, 2006 to 2007
  • Chief, Civil Rights Division, Eastern District of New York, 2006 to 2007
  • Chief, Civil Rights Litigation Unit, Eastern District of New York, 2003 to 2006
  • Trial Attorney, Special Litigation Section, Civil Rights Division, U.S. Department of Justice, 1991 to 1998
  • Senior Trial Attorney, U.S. Department of Justice, 1992 to 1998
  • Private Practice, Washington, DC, 1986 to 1991

Education:

  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 1986
  • B.A., University of Michigan, 1983