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N.J. now has 1st Black woman on state Supreme Court. Fabiana Pierre-Louis was just sworn in.

September 1, 2020

Fabiana Pierre-Louis was sworn in Tuesday as the newest member of the New Jersey Supreme Court, officially becoming the first…

Fabiana Pierre-Louis becomes first African-American woman to serve on New Jersey Supreme Court

August 30, 2020

Philly Voice

Following a unanimous confirmation by the state Senate this week, Fabiana Pierre-Louis is set to become the first African-American female…

NJ Senate Confirms State’s 1st Black Female Justice

August 27, 2020


The New Jersey Senate on Thursday unanimously confirmed Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP partner Fabiana Pierre-Louis to the state Supreme Court, a historic…

Fabiana Pierre-Louis Becomes 1st Black Woman Confirmed To Be Justice On New Jersey Supreme Court

August 27, 2020

CBS Philly

The nomination of the first Black woman to sit on New Jersey’s Supreme Court was confirmed Thursday by the state…

NJ Confirms Nomination of 1st Black Woman to Supreme Court

August 27, 2020


Fabiana Pierre-Louis, a Cherry Hill lawyer, represents a historic first. Her appointment to the court was confirmed Thursday. The nomination…

First Black Woman Confirmed to New Jersey’s Supreme Court

August 27, 2020


Fabiana Pierre-Louis, the daughter of Haitian immigrants and a former federal prosecutor, was confirmed by the New Jersey Senate as…

Fabiana Pierre-Louis Confirmed to NJ Supreme Court

August 27, 2020

New Jersey Law Journal

Pierre-Louis turns 40 on Saturday, putting her in the position of potentially serving “for decades to come,” as Gov. Phil…

The N.J. Senate confirmed the state’s first black female Supreme Court justice, a South Jersey lawyer

August 27, 2020

The Philadelphia Inquirer

Fabiana Pierre-Louis coasted to confirmation Thursday to become the first Black woman to serve on the New Jersey Supreme Court….

Daughter of immigrants, Fabiana Pierre-Louis becomes 1st Black woman on New Jersey Supreme Court

August 27, 2020


Fabiana Pierre-Louis made history in New Jersey as the first Black woman to serve on the state’s Supreme Court, with…

NJ Supreme Court nominee Fabiana Pierre-Louis testifies before the Senate

August 24, 2020

Fabiana Pierre-Louis, Gov. Phil Murphy’s pick to serve on the New Jersey Supreme Court, gives an opening statement before the…

N.J. committee unanimously approves Pierre-Louis for state Supreme Court

August 24, 2020

A New Jersey legislative committee unanimously voted Monday in favor of Fabiana Pierre-Louis’ nomination to the state Supreme Court. Pierre-Louis, 39,…

Fabiana Pierre-Louis one step closer to being first Black woman to serve on NJ Supreme Court

August 24, 2020

Fabiana Pierre-Louis is one step closer to becoming the first Black woman to serve on the New Jersey Supreme Court after…

NJ’s Would-Be 1st Black Female Justice Gets Committee Nod

August 24, 2020


A New Jersey legislative committee on Monday unanimously advanced the state Supreme Court nomination of Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP partner…

Fabiana Pierre-Louis’ Supreme Court Nomination Passes Committee

August 24, 2020

New Jersey Law Journal

The panel was unanimous in voting to send her nomination to the full Senate for a confirmation vote this Thursday….

N.J. Senate committee unanimously approves nomination for state’s first Black female Supreme Court justice

August 24, 2020

The Philadelphia Inquirer

A key New Jersey Senate panel on Monday unanimously approved Gov. Phil Murphy’s nominee for the state Supreme Court, moving…

Daughter of Immigrants to Be 1st Black Woman on N.J. Supreme Court

August 24, 2020

New York Times

Fabiana Pierre-Louis, 39, will also be the only Black judge currently seated on the state’s highest court. Fabiana Pierre-Louis, a…

Pyxus Ch. 11 Confirmation Hinges On Asset Valuation Reports

August 19, 2020


The evidentiary record in tobacco grower Pyxus International’s Chapter 11 plan confirmation trial closed Wednesday, leaving a Delaware bankruptcy judge…

In Favor of the Nomination of Fabiana Pierre-Louis

August 16, 2020

New Jersey Law Journal

We trust there will be an expeditious confirmation process which will lead to a transition permitting the new justice to…

Pierre-Louis’ Supreme Court Nomination Scheduled for Aug. 24 Committee Hearing

July 27, 2020

The New Jersey Law Journal

Fabiana Pierre-Louis is poised to become the first African American woman and only the third Black justice to serve on…

Montgomery McCracken To Probe Philly PD Protest Response

July 20, 2020


The city of Philadelphia announced Monday that it has tapped Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP as part of an investigation into the…