Judge Rosa MROZ


Seal of the Superior Court in Maricopa County, State of Arizona Current Assignment: Criminal Department
Phoenix
Assignment History:
Department:
Criminal
Year:
6/2020
Location:
Phoenix
Department:
Civil
Year:
6/2017
Location:
Phoenix
Department:
Criminal
Year:
6/2013
Location:
Phoenix
Department:
Probate Presiding Judge
Year:
6/2010
Location:
Phoenix
Department:
Criminal
Year:
6/2007
Location:
Phoenix
Department:
Family Court
Year:
9/2004
Location:
Phoenix
Work History:
2004 - Present:  Judge, Superior Court in Maricopa County 
2000 - 2004:  Assistant Attorney General, Arizona Attorney General’s Office, Liability Management Section 
1999 - 2000:  Associate, Fennemore Craig 
1995 - 1999:  Deputy County Attorney, Maricopa County Attorney’s Office 
1994 - 1995:  Associate, Jennings, Strouss & Salmon 
1993 - 1994:  Law Clerk, Arizona Court Of Appeals, Chief Judge Kleinschmidt 
1991 - 1992:  Law Clerk, Arizona Supreme Court, Justice Cameron 
1989 - 1990:  Corporate Auditor, Motorola, Inc. 
1987 - 1989:  Senior Accountant, Price Waterhouse  
Education:
  • J.D. , cum laude, 1993, Arizona State University
  • Bachelor’s degree, Accounting, cum laude, 1986, Arizona State University
Committees/Associations:
  • Member, Sandra Day O’Connor Inn of Court: 1998 to present Vice President, 2003-2004 Group Leader, 2002-2004
  • Member, Arizona Women Lawyers Assoc: 1993 to present Steering Committee, 2001-2002 Judicial Appointments Committee, 2001-2004 Group Leader, Mothers Support Group, 2003 - 2005
  • Member, Arizona Asian American Bar Association: 1993 to present: Treasurer, 1997-2004
  • Member, National Asian Pacific American Bar Association: 2001 to present: Convention Treasurer, 2001 National Convention: Thomas Tang Moot Court Competition Judge, 2001
  • Volunteer, Maricopa County Attorney’s Office Kids in Court Program: 2007 to 2010: 2013 to present
  • Revision Team Member, Maricopa County Children’s Justice Project: Multidisciplinary Protocol for the Investigation of Child Abuse: 2008-2009 and 2013-2014
  • National College of Probate Judges, 2010 to 2013
  • Member, The Arizona Mental Health and Criminal Justice Coalition, 2010 to 2013
  • Member, Maricopa County Commission on Justice System Intervention for the Seriously Mentally Ill, 2010 to 2013
  • Arizona State Bar: Civil Rules Committee: 2000-2005 - Subcommittee on Rule 68 (Offer of Judgment), 2004-2007
  • Maricopa County Superior Court Committees: Superior Court Commissioner Nomination Committee, 2010- present, Judicial Executive Committee, 2010 to 2013: Judicial Education Committee, 2010 to 2012: Chair, Interpreter and Title VI Committee, 2007 to 201
  • Arizona Supreme Court Committees: Court Interpreter Program Advisory Committee, 2016-2017, Case Processing Standards Steering Committee, 2012 to 2013: Committee on Improving Judicial Oversight and Processing of Probate Court Matters, 2010 to 2011: Ju
Community Involvement:
  • 2020 National Asian Pacific American Bar Association Trailblazer Award
  • 2020 Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law Judge of the Year
  • 2014 Maricopa County Superior Court's Penny Gaines Collegiality Award
  • 2013 National Association for Court Management Justice Achievement Award for Reinventing Probate Court in Maricopa County: Restoring Public Trust and Confidence in the Judiciary"
  • 2013 National Association of Counties Achievement Award in the category of Court Administration and Management
  • 2012 Arizona Supreme Court Judicial Achievement Award in the General Jurisdiction Category
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