The Honorable Janet DeFiore, Chief Judge of the State of New York, has appointed Dawne Mitchell, Attorney-in-Charge of the Juvenile Rights Practice, to serve as a member of the New York State Permanent Judicial Commission on Justice for Children.
“The Commission’s members . . . are dedicated to promoting the well being of our young people through policy reforms and educational efforts aimed at improving the delivery of justice to children and families,” Chief Judge DiFiore wrote. “Based on your extensive experience and demonstrated commitment to our family justice system, I have every confidence that you will make an important contribution to the Commission’s work and mission.”