Judge Profile

Betty Calvo-Torres

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, Buffalo City Court, Elected, 2008 to 2017
  • Judge, Buffalo City Court, Appointed by Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown, 2007 to 2007

Other Professional Experience:

  • Private Practice, Cantor Lukasik Dolce & Panepinto PC
  • Assistant District Attorney, Erie County


  • J.D., Buffalo Law School
  • Binghamton University

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Fourth Department, 1999

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Commissioner, Buffalo Municipal Housing Authoirty
  • President, Hispanic Women's League, Inc.
  • Director, Community Foundation of Greater Buffalo
  • Past President, Minority Bar Association of Western New York
Profile provided by the New York State Office of Court Administration.