Magistrate Judge Ramon E. Reyes, Jr.

Ramon E. Reyes, Jr. entered service as a United States Magistrate Judge in the Eastern District of New York in February 2006. At the time of his appointment he was an Assistant United States Attorney in the Southern District of New York, serving as a Deputy Chief of Civil Appeals.
Prior to becoming an Assistant United States Attorney, Judge Reyes was an associate in the New York office of O’Melveny & Myers LLP, a law clerk to the late-Honorable David G. Trager, United States District Judge for the Eastern District of New York, and a legislative attorney for the New York City Council. From 2000-2003 he served as a member of the United States Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel for the Eastern District of New York. Judge Reyes is an Adjunct Professor of Clinical Law at Brooklyn Law School, currently on sabbatical.
Judge Reyes holds a BS from Cornell University, a JD from Brooklyn Law School, and an LL.M. from New York University School of Law. While at Brooklyn Law School, he served as Editor in Chief of the Brooklyn Journal of International Law, was a member of the Moot Court Honor Society, and was a Fellow in the Center for the Study of International Business Law.
Judge Reyes is a member of the Latino Judges Association, Hispanic National Bar Association, Puerto Rican Bar Association, Federal Bar Council, and Federal Bar Association.  Judge Reyes also currently serves as President-Elect of the Federal Magistrate Judges Association.  In 2005, Judge Reyes received the Commander’s Award for Civilian Service from the Department of the Army.  The Brooklyn Law School Alumni Association as honored Judge Reyes as the 2012 Alumnus of the Year, and the Federal Bar Association honored him with the inaugural Jack B. Weinstein Mediation Settlement Award in 2016.

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Law Clerk: (718) 613-2120           

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