Judge Profile

John A. Fusco

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Supreme Court, Richmond County, 2008 to 2009, 2010 to 2011
  • Justice, Supreme Court, Richmond County, Appointed by Governor Eliot Spitzer, 2007 to 2007
  • Surrogate, Richmond County, Elected, 1999 to 2007

Other Professional Experience:

  • Adjunct Professor Business Law, College of Staten Island, 2000 to 2003
  • Council Member - Minority Whip, New York City Council, 1992 to 1998
  • Senior Partner, Russo,Fusco,Scamardella & D'Amato, 1972 to 1998
  • Sole Practitioner, John A. Fusco, 1967 to 1972
  • Law Secretary, Civil Court of the City of New York, 1969 to 1971
  • Company Commander, United States Army, 1963 to 1965

Education:

  • J.D., New England School of Law, 1963
  • B.S., St. Peter's College, 1959

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1967
  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1963

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Member, New York State Historical Courts, 2003 - present
  • Director, Staten Island University Hospital, 2003 - 2003
  • National Board of Directors, American Parkinson Association, 2000 - present
  • Member, Cespino-Russo Post - American Legion, 1999 - present
  • Member, Supreme Court Library Committee, 1992 - 1998
  • Member, Director, Young Peoples Information Center, 1989 - 1991
  • President, Board of Directors, Vice President, Meals on Wheels, 1989 - 1991
  • Committee Member to recommend appointments to Military Academies, 1984 - 1998
  • Member, Knights of Columbus, 1970 - 1995
  • Member, Past President, Board of Directors, Staten Island Lions Club, 1969 - present
  • Member,Law Chairman,Vice Chairman, Richmond Co. Republican Committee, 1968 - 1998
  • Recipient of Man-of-the-Year Awards from legal and non-legal associations and groups, 1968 - present

Individual Part Rules:

Judges Practice:

  • Individual Rules Fusco
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