Keeping Our Neighborhoods Safe
While remaining firmly committed to justice and fairness, Judge Powers brings compassion, decisiveness and knowledge to the stand. She has gained widespread respect from the community for her judicial temperament, professionalism and efficient resolution of many high-profile cases.
After beginning her legal career in the Hamilton County Prosecutor's Office as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, Judge Powers gained experience and poise trying hundreds of cases involving crimes ranging from murder, rape and major drug trafficking to minor felonies and misdemeanors. With years of legal experience under her belt, Powers brings both judicial leadership and a strong moral compass to the Cincinnati area.
Her experience includes successful resolution of approximately 600 criminal cases and an average of five civil cases per month. Prior to her appointment to Hamilton County Municipal Court, she had fifteen years of trial experience in criminal, juvenile, appellate, domestic relations, probate and civil courts.
Judge Powers firmly believes that safe neighborhoods are strong neighborhoods, and that strong neighborhoods have healthy families. That’s not only her belief – it’s also her vision of what she can help achieve as a strong and fair-minded public servant committed to helping families.