Judge, Circuit Court for Baltimore CityPhone: 410-878-8678
Videtta A. Brown is currently an Associate Judge in the District Court for Baltimore City. Prior to her appointment, she served as the Division Chief of the Domestic Violence Division for the State’s Attorney’s Office for Baltimore City. As Chief, Judge Brown supervised the only five day a week District Court domestic violence docket in the State of Maryland. The division handles approximately 14, 000 cases annually. Judge Brown also developed and supervised the specialized handling of domestic violence cases in the Circuit Court for Baltimore City. She served as an Assistant State’s Attorney for 18 years. Judge Brown is a 1987 graduate of the University of Maryland- School of Law and a 1979 graduate of North Caroline A&T State University. Judge Brown has served on several domestic violence committees and panels. Until 2007, Judge Brown was an adjunct instructor at the Baltimore City Community College. Judge Brown currently participates in trainings across the country for the National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges and the American Prosecutors Research Institute. Recently Judge Brown completed an article entitle “Gang Member Perpetrated Domestic Violence: A New Conversation” soon to be published in the University of Maryland School of Law Journal of Race Religion Gender and Class.