Assemblyman John McKeon (D-Essex, Morris) released the following statement to commend the Governor’s nomination of Fabiana Pierre-Louis to serve as the newest New Jersey Supreme Court Justice:
“I am confident that Fabiana Pierre-Louis, serving in the capacity of New Jersey Supreme Court Justice, will make a great addition. Her dedication and commitment to serve the people of New Jersey is evidenced by her accomplished professional history, which includes trailblazing work within the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of New Jersey.
“I echo the Governor’s sentiment that our courts must the reflect the great diversity of our state. To that end, as the first Black woman who would serve our Supreme Court, Fabiana Pierre-Louis will unquestionably bring great value with her perspective. This will nicely translate, ensuring our judicial system continues to be a model for others.
“I look forward to seeing her nomination confirmed by the Senate.”