Judge Profile

Thomas E. Mercure

Judicial Experience:

  • Administrative Judge, Third Judicial District
  • Justice, Supreme Court, Elected (1981)
  • Judge, Court of Appeals (1994)
  • Justice, Appellate Division, Third Department, Appointed (1988)

Other Professional Experience:

  • Private practice, 1969 to 1981
  • District Attorney, Washington County, 1977 to 1981
  • First Assistant District Attorney, 1974 to 1977

Education:

  • Georgetown University Law Center, 1968
  • Saint Michael's College, 1965

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Pattern Jury Instructions Committee, 1991 - 2006
  • State Ethics Commission of the Unified Court System, 1989 - 1996
  • Chair, State Ethics Commission of the Unified Court System, 1996 - 2003
  • Member, Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics and Federal-State Judicial Council, 2003