Judge Profile

M. William Boller

Judicial Experience:

  • Supervising Judge, Eighth Judicial District, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 2007 to Present
  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Erie County, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 2006 to Present
  • Judge, New York State Court of Claims, Appointed by Governor George E. Pataki, 2006 to 2010; Re-appointed by Governor David Paterson , 2010 to 2019

Other Professional Experience:

  • Town Justice, Elma Town Court, 1984 to 2006
  • Office of Counsel, Erie County Department of Social Services, 1981 to 2006

Education:

  • J.D., University of Baltimore, 1980
  • B.S., The American University, School of Government and Public Administration, 1977

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Fourth Department, 1981
  • State of Maryland, 1981
  • United States Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit, 1981
  • United States District Court, Western District of New York, 1981

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, New York State Magistrates Association
  • Member, Erie County Magistrates Association
  • Member, Erie County Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Supreme Court Justices Association, 8th J.D.
  • Member, Association of Justices of the Supreme Court of the State of New York
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