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Sondra Miller

Associate Justice

140 Grand St.

White Plains, New York 10601

(914) 995-4910  (t)

(914) 761-9620  (f)


Personal — Sondra Miller was born in 1929.  She began service as a Justice for the Appellate Division, Second Judicial Department in 1990, appointed by Governor Mario M. Cuomo. 


Judicial Positions — Sondra Miller was elected to the New York Supreme Court, Ninth Judicial District in 1986.  Justice Miller was a Westchester County Family Court Judge from 1983 to 1986.


Education — Sondra Miller received her law degree from Harvard Law in 1953 and was a part of the first class to admit women.  She graduated from Wellesley College with a BA in 1950.


Memberships — Sondra Miller is a member of the:  American Bar Association; Association of the Bar of the City of New York; Florida Bar; National Association of Women Judges; New York County Lawyers Association; New York State Bar Association; New York State Women's Bar Association; Westchester Women's Bar Association; Judges and Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert; Ninth Judicial District Committee to Promote Gender Fairness in the Courts; Governor's Permanent Judicial Commission on Justice for Children; Blacks and Jews in Conversation; New York State Task Force on Family Violence; Board of Visitors, Pace University School of Law; Board of Directors, Child Care Council of Westchester; Association of Family and Conciliation Courts. 


Staff —  Glenn E. Simpson, who received his JD from St. John's University in 1987, is Justice Miller's Law Clerk.  His telephone number is (914) 995-4910.   

Links of Interest — “Governor Pataki Announces Appellate Division Designations” -

“In Unanimous Decision, Appellate Court Dismisses $10 Million Verdict Against New York City, Finding That a Police Officer on Traffic Detail Acted Responsibly in Carrying Out His Duties” -

White Plains revote appeal hearing” -