Judge Profile

Diane L. Fitzpatrick

Judicial Experience:

  • Judge, New York State Court of Claims, Appointed by Governor George Pataki, 1998 to 2006, 2006 to 2015

Other Professional Experience:

  • Town Councilperson, Town of LaFayette, 1992 to 2001
  • President & Managing Attorney, Diane L. Fitzpatrick, P.C., 1986 to 1998
  • Confidential Law Clerk, Onondaga County, 1989 to 1992
  • Solo practitioner, Diane L. Fitzpatrick, 1979 to 1986

Education:

  • JD, Albany Law School, 1978
  • BA, S.U.N.Y. Oswego, 1973
  • Ithaca College, 1971

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Third Department, 1979
  • United States District Court, Northern District of New York, 1979
  • United States District Court, Western District of New York, 1979

Publications/Lectures:

  • Chiumento v State, 784 NYS 2d 324, August 2004
  • Wood v State, 2 Misc 3d 931, November 2003
  • Rizzo v State, 2 Misc 3d 829, October 2003
  • Upstate Federal CU v State, 192 Misc 2d 177, June 2002
  • Mooney v State, 2001 WL 1750617, November 2001
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