Hon. Wilma Guzman

Hon. Wilma Guzman

Judge since 2006
Bronx, New York
(718) 618-1403
(718) 618-3543

Year Joined Firm

  • 2005

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1986
  • New Jersey, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1987


  • St. John's University School of Law
    • J.D.
  • John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, New York


  • Adjunct Professor, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Adjunct Professor, Borough of Manhattan Community College
  • Mentor, St. Catherine Academy Mentoring Program
  • Mentor, Berkeley College Paralegal Program
  • Mentor, Goodwill Baptist Church
  • Speaker, NYC Board of Education-Open Doors

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Committee on Note Taking and Notebooks, The Jury Trial Project, Co-Chair
  • The Gender Fairness Committee for the Twelfth Judicial District, Member
  • Puerto Rican Bar Association, Past Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary & Executive Board Member
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Member
  • The New York State Trial Lawyers Association, Member
  • Metropolitan Women's Bar Association, Member
  • The Bronx Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Supreme Court, Bronx County, Acting Justice, 2005 - 2006
  • Civil Court of the City of New York, Judge, 1999 - 2008
  • Schneider, Kleinick, Weitz, Damashek & Shoot, Personal Injury Litigation