Pakistani-American Woman Appointed District Court Judge In US


Pakistani-American woman appointed District Court judge in US

Rabeea will serve as a judge of the 113th District Court in Harris Country in US state of Taxas.

Lahore (Pakistan Point News – 3rd January, 2019) Rabeea Collier, a Pakistani American woman, has become the judge of a district court in US.

Rabeea will serve as a judge of the 113th District Court in Harris Country in US state of Taxas.

Rabeea has practiced law for 12 years. She has earlier served as a board member of the Harris County Democratic Lawyers' Association and Association of Women Attorneys. Rabeea has also served on the Women in the Profession Committee of the State Bar of Texas.

She is a graduate of Kingwood High school in Houston, Texas.

She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government from the University of Texas at Austin. She did a Juris Doctor degree from Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law in Houston, Texas.

Rabeea is a Democrat and has supported other national and local Democratic candidates.

She lives with her husband Robert Collier and two sons in North Houston.

Rabeea Collier believes that judicial integrity is the necessary requirement to uphold the sanctity of our laws. As judge, she will demand that the law is followed in each case and judged on the merits of the case free from bias and prejudice.

For more than a decade, Rabeea has been zealously representing individuals, non-profits, and small to publicly traded businesses in courthouses across Harris County.

She specializes in litigation, including commercial litigation, general contractual matters, consumer law, civil rights and deceptive trade practices.
She has handled approximately 250 matters, including appeals, in both state and Federal court in various jurisdictions.
For eight consecutive years, Rabeea had been awarded by Super Lawyers the Rising Star Award.

Mahnoor Sheikh

The writer is News Editor, Pakistan Point. She has graduated in Mass Communication and has worked in various media houses