Honorable Cathy Serrette

  • Associate Judge
  • Circuit Court for Prince George’s County, Maryland


Circuit Court for Prince George's County

  • December 2003

Family Division Magistrate, Circuit Court for Prince George's County

  • 2001 to 2003

Bar Admissions ​

  • Maryland
  • New York
  • District of Columbia​


  • Washington College of Law, American University, LL.M. in International Legal Studies
  • George Washington University Law School, Juris Doctor
  • University of Pittsburgh, B.S., summa cum laude

Honors & Awards

  • Maryland Pro Bono Resources Center 2020 Judicial Award
  • Maryland Legal Services Corporation's Arthur W. Machen, Jr. Award for extraordinary commitment to increasing access to justice and improving the civil legal services delivery system for low-income Marylander's
  • Prince George’s County Human Trafficking Task Force Leadership Award
  • Innovator of the Year, Daily Record
  • Innovative Partner Award, Prince George’s County Department of Family Services
  • MD Women’s Law Center, Rosalyn Bell Award
  • Maryland Legal Aid Bureau Human Rights Honoree
  • Sisters for Sisters’ Love Cares Award
  • ACLU, Prince George’s County, Advocate for Justice Award
  • Pro Bono Service Award, Maryland Pro Bono Resource Center; Maryland's Top 100 Women, The Daily Record ​
  • Edna Parker Award, National Association of Women Judges
  • Leadership in Law Award, The Daily Record
  • Distinguished Service Award, Prince George's County Bar Association
  • Pro Bono Award, Maryland Women's Bar Association
  • Community Mediation Maryland Award
  • Outstanding Leadership Commendation, Prince George's Law Foundation