Judge Profile

Mae Avila D'Agostino

Judicial Experience:

  • United States District Judge, U.S. Northern District, New York, 2011

Other Professional Experience:

  • Trial Attorney, D'Agostino, Krackeler, Maguire & Cardona, PC
  • Adjunct Professor, Medical Malpractice Association., Albany Law School

Biographical Data:

  • After graduating from Law School, Judge D'Agostino began her career as a trial attorney. She has tried numerous civil cases including medical malpractice, products liability, negligence, and civil assault. Judge D'Agostino has participated in numerous Continuing Legal Education programs.


  • J.D., Syracuse University College of Law, 1980
  • Siena College, 1977

Professional Civic Activities/Honors/Awards:

  • Magna cum laude, member of the women's basketball team, Siena College, 1977
  • Awarded the International Academy of Trial Lawyers award for distinguished achievement in the art and science of advocacy, Syracuse University College of Law
  • Chair, Trial Lawyers Section of the New York State Bar Association
  • Member, International Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • Member, American College of Trial Lawyers
  • Member, Siena College Board of Trustees
  • Member, Albany Law School Board of Trustees
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, Albany County Bar