Author Archives: Nora A. Jones

MCBA holiday party honors local judiciary

Local judges gathered for recognition at the annual MCBA Bench and Bar Holiday Party.  From left: the Honorable Francis Affronti, Stephen Lindley, James Piampiano, Richard Dollinger (face hidden), Robert Shaddock, Craig Doran, Joanne Winslow (mostly hidden), Thomas Stander, Vincent Dinolfo, Elizabeth Wolford, David Larimer, Renee Minarik, Cara Briggs, Dandrea Ruhlmann, Frank Geraci, Joan Kohout, Thomas Morse, Doug Randall,  Debra Martin, Karen Morris, Evelyn Frazee, and Thomas Klonick. The two heads behind Judge Frazee belong to William Taylor and John DeMarco. (Nora A. Jones)

The Wintergarden at Legacy Tower was once again the setting for the Monroe County Bar Association’s Bench and Bar celebration Thursday night.  MCBA Executive Director Kevin Ryan and his staff greeted guests as they arrived. Ryan later introduced MCBA President ...

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Gaddis’ work at VLSP celebrated

Sheila A. Gaddis, executive director of the Volunteer Legal Services Project of Monroe County Inc. and a member of the Task Force to Expand Civil Legal Services in New York, listens to testimony at the 2013 Fourth Department hearing in Buffalo.

In 2002, when Sheila Alees Gaddis interviewed for the vacant executive director position at Volunteer Legal Services Project of Monroe County Inc., she already had a very impressive resume and was interested in a possible relocation to Rochester. She had ...

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