West McDowell Precinct
(602) 372-6300
Judge, Teresa Lopez

Teresa Ramirez Lopez was elected Justice of the Peace in the West McDowell precinct in 2018 after working in and around the Maricopa County Justice Courts for several years as a Hearing Officer. She built a career on government relations and communication, working with Salt River Project and the Governor’s Office of the State of Arizona.

Judge Lopez holds an associate’s degree in legal arts and a bachelor’s degree in management.

Additionally, Judge Lopez has been active in multiple organizations that contribute to community equality and justice:

  • 2011-Present: Board member, eLatina Voices
  • 2012-Present: Member, Governor’s Advisory Council on Aging
  • 2013-Present: Member, Comadres in Action
  • Member, Alzheimer’s Association Desert Southwest Chapter - Advocacy Committee
  • Member, Barrios Unidos
  • 1992-1995: Board member, Valle del Sol
  • Past member, Arizona Latino Research Enterprise