"Judge Karen is a goldmine of wisdom and wit. Her many years on the bench have given her more insight than a thousand shrinks and better timing than a stand up comic. You will not be able to put this book down." —Jane Velez-Mitchell, journalist and host of Headline News’ "Issues with Jane Velez-Mitchell"
"Judge Karen expertly shows how to go outside of your comfort zones and seek your own truth. Her no-nonsense advice and experienced insights will help any reader map out their own life course, and enjoy every step of the journey!"— Catherine Hughes, Chairperson and Founder, Radio One
"This book is a must-read. Judge Karen expertly shows how to go outside of your comfort zones and seek your own truth."—Suzanne de Passe
"Judge Karen has written a powerful guide to creating a purposeful life. This book belongs in the collection of every self-respecting renaissance woman."—Sylvia Rhone
"In Stay in Your Lane
Judge Karen delivers advice with spice!"—Amy Goldson, entertainment attorney
"Great book! Thank you, Judge Karen, for providing such an inspirational and commonsense roadmap
for creating positive change, finding your moral compass and living a wellness oriented existence.
If you are ready for change and want to start living a healthier and more honorable life, you simply must read this book!" —Dr. John H. Sklare, creator, The Inner Diet
About the Author
Judge Karen Mills-Francis is the star of TV’s syndicated shows Judge Karen
and Judge Karen’s Court
. Judge Karen was born and raised in Miami, Florida, and is the oldest of five children. She practiced criminal defense law for thirteen years both in private practice and as a public defender, and was elected twice as Miami-Dade County Judge, only the second African American woman ever to serve in that position. She is a respected advocate for disadvantaged youth and victims of domestic violence and often speaks around the country on those issues. Judge Karen is a graduate of Bowdoin College and Levin School of Law at the University of Florida.