Ruchie Freier, the first Chasidic woman to by elected as a judge, visited seventh and eighth graders at Yeshiva Har Torah in Queens.
Judge Frier related the importance of education and standing by their ideals. She recounted how people have come to respect her as she upholds her ethics and the standards of her faith.
The students were joined by several parents who came to hear as this inspiring Jewish woman conveyed her mesage of faith and leadership.
Judge Freier, presides over a civil court in New York’s Fifth judicial district.