Supreme Court of the State of New York Appellate Division Second Judicial DepartmentSupreme Court of the State of New York Appellate Division Second Judicial Department
Calendars Decisions

Justices of the Court

Associate Justice Hector D. LaSalle

Judicial Offices

Associate Justice, Appellate Division, Second Department, appointed by Governor Andrew Cuomo, February 2014 to present.

Associate Justice, Appellate Term, Ninth and Tenth Judicial Department, May 2012 to January 2014.

Justice, New York State Supreme Court, Tenth Judicial District, elected, 2009 to present

Other Professional Experience

Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office, 2001-2008, 1993-1998: Deputy Bureau Chief Special Investigations Bureau, Head of Anti- Gang Unit.

New York State Attorney General’s Office, 1999-2002, Claims Bureau (Medical Malpractice section).

Ruskin, Moscou Faltischek, P.C., 1998-1999, Associate

Admission to the Bar

New York State Appellate Division, Second Department, 1994

United States District Court, Eastern District, 1997.


University of Michigan Law School, J.D. 1993

Pennsylvania State University, B.A., Political Science, 1990.

Publications & Leading Cases


Professional & Civic Activities

Hispanic National Bar Association

Supreme Court Justices Association of the State of New York

Long Island Hispanic Bar Association
- Past President

Suffolk County Bar Association