Soma Syed is the Democratic nominee for Queens County Civil Court Judge.

Syed has served as an attorney for over 17 years, committing thousands of hours to pro-bono legal work to support the people of Queens with housing, immigration, unemployment and more.

She is the Immediate Past President of the Queens County Women’s Bar Association, and Chairperson of the NYSBA Lawyer Referral and Information Service.

At age 12, with dreams of one day becoming an attorney, she immigrated from Bangladesh to New York City. Before receiving her JD from Albany Law School, Syed attended IS 238, Jamaica High School, and The City College of New York.