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Profile: Rose H. Sconiers
Rose H. Sconiers
Justice, Appellate Division, Fourth Department
Former Judge, The City Court of Buffalo
Justice, Supreme Court, Eighth Judicial District, Elected
Other Professional Experience:
Former Executive Attorney, The Legal Aid Bureau of Buffalo, Inc
Former Assistant Corporation Counsel, City of Buffalo
Private Practice Sconiers & Sconiers
Justice Sconiers is married to Attorney, Lester G. Sconiers and the mother of a daughter, Lisa Rose, a son, Lester, Jr. and grandson, Julian Alexander.
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law, 1973
Long Island University, 1969
Admission to the Bar:
Federal Bench, 1975
State Bench, 1974
Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:
Chair, Franklin H. Williams Judicial Commission
Former member of the Board of Directors of the Buffalo Niagara Division, American Heart Association
Fellow of New York State Bar Foundation
Former member of the Board of Directors, Artpark & Company.
Emeritus member, University of Buffalo Council
Past President, New York State Association of Council Members and College Trustees
Former President, The Association of Justices of The Supreme Court of The State of New York
Former Presiding member, Judicial Council of The New York State Bar Association
Former delegate to the National Conference of State Trial Judges, The American Bar Association.
Former member of the Board of Directors, Erie County Bar Foundation
Former member, Erie County Bar Association Grievance Committee
Past Chairman, Lawyer Referral Service Committee and Law Day Committee
Bar's Special Committee to Study the Feasibility of Creating a Police Civilian Review Board, Buffalo Police Department, Practice and Procedure in City Court Committee, Judiciary Committee and Ethics Committee
Past President, The Supreme Court Justice Association, Eighth Judicial District
Past President, Buffalo Chapter, National Bar Association
Past Chairperson, Friends of the School of Architecture and Environmental Design at SUNY
Past Vice-Chairperson, Women for Downtown
Past President, Community Planning and Assistance Center for Western New York (CPAC)
Past Chairperson, 13th Street Multi-Purpose Center, Inc., in Niagara Falls, New York
Past President, Erie County Chapter of The Links, Incorporated.
Former member, Board of Trustees of Children's Hospital, the Board of Trustees of St. Mary' School for the Deaf and Board of Directors of the Buffalo Chapter, American Red Cross.
The University of Buffalo Law Alumni Association Distinguished Alumna Award,
The YWCA Leader Luncheon Outstanding Achievement Award
The Buffalo Urban League Evans/Young Award
2008 Outstanding Jurist Award, Bar Association of Erie County
2011 Lawyer of the Year Award, Women Lawyers of Western New York
2013 Bridge Builders Award, Rochester Black Bar Association
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