Skip to main content

Attorneys sought as candidates for part-time City Court judge position

By Billie Owens

Press release:

The City Council is seeking to fill a part-time City Court Judge position. This position is appointed by City Council to serve a six (6) year term and will be effective April 21, 2015. Minimum qualifications require candidates to be an attorney admitted to practice law in the State of New York for at least five (5) years as of the date he or she commences the duties of the office and must be a resident of the City of Batavia.

All interested candidates please submit a letter of interest by Feb. 28, 2015 to:

City Court Judge

Attn: City Council President Brooks Hawley

One Batavia City Centre

Batavia, New York 14020

Mike Piazza

My first thought when thinking of who would be a good candidate, would've have been his wife Kelly Donahue. Has there ever been a female sitting judge in the City Court system in Batavia? Tom would also be a great choice too. I wouldn't have a problem with either one.

Feb 18, 2015, 8:34pm Permalink

Authentically Local