Janice A. Taylor

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Janice A. Taylor
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Court Information:
Queens County Supreme Court, New York
Title:   Justice
Active:   1998 - 12/31/2025
Past position:   New York City Civil Court Judge
Past term:   1995-1997
Personal History
Undergraduate:   College of William and Mary
Law School:   State University of NY at Buffalo School of Law
Candidate 2011:
Candidate for:  11th District Supreme Court
State:  New York
Election information 2011:
Incumbent:  Yes
Election date:  November 8, 2011
Election vote:  11.1%ApprovedA
Janice A. Taylor is a justice of the Queens County Supreme Court, Civil Term in the 11th Judicial District of New York. She was elected to this position in 1998. On November 8, 2011, she was re-elected to a 14-year term ending on December 31, 2025.[1][2][3][4]

2011 election

Taylor was re-elected on November 8 with 11.1% of the vote. She was competing against eleven candidates for six open seats.[5][3]

See also: New York judicial elections, 2011


Taylor received her B.A. degree from the College of William and Mary in 1975 and her J.D. degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law in 1978.[1]


Taylor began her career in 1978 as an associate attorney for the N.Y.C. Transit Authority. From 1986 to 1987, she worked as Assistant General Counsel for District Council 37. She then practiced law under the title of the Law Office of Janice A. Taylor from 1987 to 1994. She also worked as an Appellate Division Referee for the Supreme Court from 1988 to 1994 and as legal counsel to the Concerned Citizens of Southeast Queens from 1990 to 1992. She also worked briefly in 1994 as an adjunct associate professor of the St. John University College of Business.

Taylor was elected to the New York City Civil Court of Queens County in 1995 and was elected to the Queens County Supreme Court in 1998.[1]

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