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Xavier Donaldson of Donaldson &; Chilliest, second from left, moderates a federal judges panel discussion with, left to right, Judges Sterling Johnson of Eastern District, George Daniels of Southern District and Ramon Reyes of Eastern District during the National Bar Association's 94th Annual Convention at the Sheraton Hotel in New York City on Tuesday. Photo by David Handschuh/NYLJ Xavier Donaldson, of Donaldson & Chilliest, second from left, moderates a panel discussion with, left to right, U.S. District Judges Sterling Johnson Jr. and George Daniels and Magistrate Judge Ramon Reyes during the National Bar Association’s 94th Annual Convention in New York City on Tuesday. Photo by David Handschuh/NYLJ

Two prominent judges of color said Tuesday that sustained pressure and savvy politicking are needed to address the shortage of racial and ethnic minorities on the bench.

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Jack Newsham

Jack Newsham writes about the New York legal community and the business of law, including law firm finance and management and the battle for talent. Email him at jnewsham@alm.com and find him on Twitter @thenewsham.

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