Judge Profile

John M. Curran

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Supreme Court, Erie County, Elected, 2005 to 2018
  • Town Justice, , 1996 to 2004

Other Professional Experience:

  • Partner, Phillips Lytle, LLP, 2000 to 2004
  • Partner, Albrecht, Maguire, Heffern and Gregg, P.C., 1991 to 2000
  • Associate, Albrecht, Maguire, Heffern and Gregg, P.C., 1987 to 1991
  • Associate, Mershon, Sawyer, Johston, Dunwody & Cole, 1984 to 1987


  • JD, University of Buffalo School of Law, 1984
  • BA, University of Dayton, 1981

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Third Department, 1986
  • United States Courts of Appeals: 2d Cir and 11th Cit.
  • United States District Courts: Western, Eastern, and Southern Districts of New York ; Western District of Pennslyvania; Northern District of Ohio; and Southern District of Florida
  • United States Backruptcy Court, Western District of New York
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