Richard C. Wesley

Judicial Experience:

  • U.S. Circuit Judge, U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals, 2003
  • Judge, New York Court of Appeals to 2003
  • Judge, New York Court of Appeals, Appointed by Governor George Pataki, 1997 to 2003
  • Supervising Judge, Criminal courts Seventh Judicial District, 1991 to 1994
  • Justice, New York Supreme Court from the Seventh Judicial District, 1986
  • Supreme Court Appellate Division, Fourth Department, Appointed by Governor Mario Cuomo, 1994

Other Professional Experience:

  • Private practice of law, New York Bar, 1975 to 1986
  • Assistant counsel and chief legislative aide, New York Assembly Minority Leader James L. Emery., 1979 to 1982
  • Assembly, 1982
  • Assembly, representing Livingston, Allegany and Ontario Counties, 1984

Education:

  • J.D., Cornell Law School, 1974
  • B.A., State University of New York at Albany, 1971

Admission to the Bar:

  • 1975