Adrienne J. Noti
Magistrate Judge, D.C. Superior Court, Adjunct Professor of Law
B.A., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; J.D., Georgetown
Adrienne Jennings Noti was sworn in as a Magistrate Judge by Chief Judge Lee Satterfield on October 6, 2014.Judge Noti was born in Washington, DC,...Continue Reading
Adrienne Jennings Noti was sworn in as a Magistrate Judge by Chief Judge Lee Satterfield on October 6, 2014.
Judge Noti was born in Washington, DC, attended public schools in DC, and has lived in DC for most of her life. She received her B.A. in Women’s Studies and Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her law degree magna cum laude from the Georgetown University Law Center. Upon graduating from Georgetown, she clerked for Honorable Carol Bagley Amon in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York.
Prior to her appointment, Judge Noti served as a Special Advisor at the Office of Child Support Enforcement, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, where she developed and implemented federal child support policy and led child support initiatives. Judge Noti conducted training for state judges and attorneys, led office efforts to improve access to justice for parents, and served on the Federal Interagency Reentry Council Working Group.
Judge Noti practiced family law for ten years. She served as a Managing Attorney at the D.C. Bar Pro Bono Program, coordinating the Advocacy and Justice Clinic. From 2002 – 2010, Judge Noti was a clinical law professor. At Rutgers School of Law – Newark, she lead the Women’s Rights Litigation Clinic and Domestic Violence Advocacy Project. Then, as a Practitioner-in-Residence at the Women and the Law Clinic at American University’s Washington College of Law, she supervised the representation of low-income clients in family law cases in D.C. Superior Court.
Judge Noti was a staff attorney with the Safe Horizon Domestic Violence Law Project in New York City and a fellowship attorney at the Center for Reproductive Law and Policy in New York City. She taught at the New York University School of Social Work and the Rutgers University Women’s Studies Department. Judge Noti currently teaches as an adjunct faculty member at American University’s Washington College of Law.
Judge Noti serves as a Magistrate Judge in the Domestic Violence Unit.