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2 Staten Island judges among 25 sworn in by Mayor Bloomberg.

posted Feb 14, 2012, 3:29 PM by Pete Weinman   [ updated May 13, 2015, 12:43 PM by Lou Bara ]


Honorable Charles Troia, left, and Honorable Leonard Rienzi took part in a swearing-in ceremony today.

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Two borough jurists were among 25 judges sworn in today by Mayor Bloomberg to serve in the city's Family, Criminal and Civil Court systems.

Judge Charles Troia received an appointment to Criminal Court.

Supreme Court Justice Leonard Rienzi was reappointed to Criminal Court.

Here is information on each from the mayor's office:

Honorable Charles Troia was first appointed as an Interim Civil Court Judge in September 2010 and has been serving in Criminal Court. He received his undergraduate degree from St. John's University and his J.D. from St. John's University Law School. He served as a Principal Court Attorney in Supreme Court, Criminal Term, he was a senior trial attorney for a law firm, and he worked in the New York City Law Department's Tort Division. Judge Troia resides in Staten Island.

Honorable Leonard Rienzi, an Acting Supreme Court Justice, was appointed to the Criminal Court in January 1983. He is currently the Supervising Judge of Supreme Court, Criminal Term in Richmond County. He graduated from the College of the Holy Cross and received his law degree from the University of Virginia School of Law. He spent his entire legal career with the New York County District Attorney's Office where he last served as Administrative Assistant District Attorney. Judge Rienzi resides in Staten Island.

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Published: Tuesday, February 14, 2012, 5:44 PM     Updated: Tuesday, February 14, 2012, 5:50 PM

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