Judge Profile

John J. Brennan

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, Herkimer County Family Court, Elected, 2011 to 2020

Other Professional Experience:

  • Principal Law Clerk, NYS Supreme Court Justice Michael E. Daley, 2002 to 2010
  • Principal Law Clerk, NYS Supreme Court Justice John R. Tenney, 1992 to 2001
  • Law Clerk, US Federal Magistrate Judge David N. Hurd, 1991 to 1992
  • Associate Law Clerk, NYS Supreme Court Justice James P. O'Donnell, 1985 to 1991

Education:

  • J.D., Albany School of Law of Union University, 1985
  • B.A., Siena College, 1981

Admission to the Bar:

  • United States Supreme Court, 1999
  • NYS, Appellate Division, Third Department, 1986
  • United States District Court, Northern District, New York, 1986

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, Herkimer County Bar Association
  • Member, Oneida County Bar Association
  • Board of Directors, Herkimer County Bar Association
  • Board of Directors, Herkimer County Law Library Board
  • Board of Directors, Herkimer County Stop-DWI Program Advisory Board
  • District Member-at-Large, Boy Scouts of America, Revolutionary Trails Council
Profile provided by the New York State Office of Court Administration.