Judge Profile

John A. Lahtinen

Judicial Experience:

  • Justice, Appellate Division, Third Department, Appointed (March 6, 2000)
  • Justice, Supreme Court for the Fourth Judicial District, Appointed, 1997 to 2000
  • Special acting Judge, Plattsburgh City Court

Other Professional Experience:

  • law secretary, late Justice Norman L. Harvey, 1970
  • special acting District Attorney, Clinton County


  • Albany Law School
  • Colgate University