Judge Profile

Catherine C. Schaewe

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, New York State Court of Claims, Appointed by Governor George E. Pataki, 2006 to 2014

Other Professional Experience:

  • Partner, Pearis, Kline, Barber & Schaewe, LLP, 1997 to 2006
  • Assistant Corporation Counsel, City of Binghamton, 1994 to 1997
  • Ball, McDonough & Artz, P.C., 1992 to 1994
  • Principal Law Clerk to Hon. Robert E. Crist, Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District-St. Louis, 1990 to 1992
  • Village Attorney, Villages of Whitney Point, Windsor & Deposit
  • Town Attorney, Towns of Dickinson, Sanford, Nanticoke & Lisle
  • Deputy Town Attorney, Town of Kirkwood
  • Special Counsel, City of Binghamton, Towns of Conklin & Union, Villages of Johnson City & Endicott

Education:

  • JD, Washington University School of Law
  • BA, Washington University

Admission to the Bar:

  • United States District Court, Northern District of New York, 1994
  • NYS, Appellate Division, Third Department, 1993
  • State of Missouri, 1990

Publications/Lectures:

  • New York State Municipal Formbook, Contributor

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, Broome County Bar Association, 1993 - present
  • Member, New York State Bar Association, 1993 - present
  • Member, National Association of Women Judges
  • Member, Third Department Judicial Screening Committee, 2001 - 2005
  • Chair, Broome County Bar Municipal Law Committee, 1998 - 2006
  • Chair, Broome County Board of Ethics, 2002 - 2004
  • Former Member, Binghamton University Council
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