Judge Profile

William Ames

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, Cortland County Court, Re-Elected, 2009 to 2018
  • Judge, Cortland County Court, Elected, 1999 to 2008

Other Professional Experience:

  • Partner, Ames and Ames Law Firm, 1976 to 1998


  • B.A., Hamilton College, 1969
  • J.D., Albany Law School of Union University

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Third Department, 1976
Profile provided by the New York State Office of Court Administration.