The Honorable Carol Goldstein

Family Court of the City of New York, New York County, Department Part 2


The Hon. Carol Goldstein is a judge for the New York County Family Court in the First Judicial District of New York. She was appointed to the Family Court bench by Mayor Bill de Blasio in 2015.

Judge Goldstein received her A.B. from Brandeis University in 1973. She went on to earn her J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.

Prior to her appointment to the bench, Goldstein had served as a court attorney referee for the Family Court in New York City for seventeen years.

Her legal experience also includes serving as a staff attorney with the Legal Aid Society’s Criminal Defense Division and a deputy director of its Juvenile Rights Division.

She resided in Manhattan, New York at the time of her appointment to the Family Court.

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