District Court Judges
District Court Judge Frederick S. Battaglia, Jr.

District Court Judge Frederick S. Battaglia, Jr.

The Honorable Frederick S. Battaglia, Jr. was elected to the District Court bench in 2014 and sworn in on January 1, 2015.

Judge Battaglia received his undergraduate degree from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC and his law degree from North Carolina Central School of Law in Durham, NC.

Prior to joining the District Court bench, Judge Battaglia was in private practice in Durham for 29 years.

Judge Battaglia is a past President of the Durham County Bar Association. His memberships include the North Carolina Bar Association and the N.C. Historical Society.

Judge Battaglia is the judge assigned to preside in Durham County Family Court and Drug Treatment Court.