Honorable Daneeka V. Cotton

  • Associate Judge
  • Circuit Court for Prince George’s County, Maryland
Career
Circuit Court for Prince George's County
  • October 2011
District Court of Maryland, 5th District
  • 2006 to 2011
Family Division Magistrate, Circuit Court for Prince George’s County
  • 1996 to 2006
Bar Admissions
  • Maryland
  • United States District Court for the District of Maryland
Education
  • University of Maryland School of Law, Juris Doctor
  • Hampton University, B.A.
Honors & Awards
  • Sorority Leadership Award
    Delta Sigma Theta
  • Maryland Women of Achievement Award,
    Office of the Lieutenant Governor
  • Governor's Citation for Outstanding Service
Professional Associations
  • J. Franklyn Bourne Bar Association
  • Prince George's County Bar Association
  • Women's Bar Association
  • National Association of Women Judges
  • National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges
Previous Employment
  • Office of the State’s Attorney for Prince George’s County
    Assistant Chief, District Court Division
    Assistant State's Attorney
  • Staff Attorney, Legal Aid Bureau of Maryland