The Bar Association of Erie County’s Judiciary Committee will soon begin investigating judicial rating applications from candidates seeking judicial office.
Attorneys who have information about a candidate that should be considered by the committee are encouraged to contact any of the members listed below. All information received is confidential, however, anonymous comments will not be considered.
The following judicial candidates will receive ratings from the Bar Association of Erie County:
• New York State Supreme Court: Dennis P. Glascott, Jeffrey E. Marion, Mark A. Montour and the Hon. E. Jeannette Ogden.
• Erie County Surrogate’s Court: The Hon. Barbara Howe.
• Erie County Family Court: Mary Giallanza Carney, Paul V. Crapsi Jr., Joseph T. Jarzembek and Deanne M. Tripi.
• Buffalo City Court: The Hon. Debra L. Givens and the Hon. Kevin J. Keane
Attorneys with pertinent information about the candidates may call or write any of the following committee members: William J. Kita, chair, (716) 854-1744; Gregory V. Pajak, (716) 566-2208; Lynn D. Gates, (716) 852-1544; Rebecca H. Baritot, (716) 849-1700.