For Immediate Release - April 28, 2014

Assistant District Attorney Lisa F. Edmonds appointed associate justice

            District Attorney Michael O'Keefe is pleased to announce that Governor Deval Patrick has nominated Assistant District Attorney Lisa F. Edmonds to be an associate justice of the District Court this morning. Lisa’s nomination will be sent to the Governor’s Council which will have the final authority over the appointment. She is the latest in a long line of judges to be nominated from the Cape & Islands District Attorney’s Office.


            “I’m very pleased that Lisa has been given this opportunity by the Governor. She has been an important part of this office for many years, most recently as Chief of the Domestic Violence Unit. She will do an excellent job as a judge if confirmed by the council. I am very proud of her and her work,” said District Attorney O’Keefe.