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|Current Court Information:|
|United States District Court for the District of Hawaii|
|Active:||04/01/2011 - Present|
|Law School:||U. of New Mexico Law, J.D., 1979|
Richard L. Puglisi is a federal magistrate judge for the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii. He was appointed to the Hawaiian bench on April 1, 2011. Previously, he was a federal magistrate judge for the United States District Court for the District of New Mexico. He was first appointed to this position on April 26, 1996.
Judge Puglisi graduated from the University of New Mexico School of Law in 1979.
After law school, Judge Puglisi joined the Judge Advocate General (JAG) Corps of the U.S. Naval Reserve, where he judge for four years. In May of 1984, he joined the law firm Montgomery & Andrews. In 1989, he also began serving in the Army National Guard. He co-founded the firm Madison, Harbor, Mroz & Puglisi in 1991 and was appointed magistrate judge five years later.
- United States District Court for the District of Hawaii
- United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
|Magistrate judges||Richard Puglisi • Kevin Chang • Barry Kurren •|
|Former Article III judges|
|Former Chief judges|