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John Robert Schwartz

John Robert Schwartz, American judge. Bar: New York 1970, United States District Court (western district) New York 1970. Board directors School of the Holy Childhood, Rochester, since 1976, Center for Dispute Settlement, Rochester, since 1987, Camp Stella Maris, Livonia, New York, since 1987. Member Monroe County Bar Association (board directors since 1986).

Background

  • Schwartz, John Robert was born on July 9, 1944 in Rochester, New York, United States. Son of Adam J. and Grace M. (Locke) Schwartz.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Business Administration, John Carroll University, 1966. Juris Doctor, Albany Law School, 1969.

    Career

    • Associate Fix, Spindelman, Turk & Himlein, Rochester, 1970-1973, partner, 1974-1983. Counsel New York State Senate, Albany, 1970-1973. Judge State of New York, Rochester, since 1983.

      Supervising judge Rochester City Court, since 1992. Pown attorney Town of Ogden, New York, 1972-1974. Pres New York State Association of Drug Treatment Court Professional Inc.

      Founding member National Association of Drug Treatment Courts. Former president New York State Association of City Court Judges.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1970, United States District Court (western district) New York 1970.

    Works

    • Author: The Drug Court: A New Strategy for Drug Use Prevention, 1998.

    Membership

    Board directors School of the Holy Childhood, Rochester, since 1976, Center for Dispute Settlement, Rochester, since 1987, Camp Stella Maris, Livonia, New York, since 1987. Member Monroe County Bar Association (board directors since 1986).

    Connections

    • Married Linda Pedley, November 28, 1970. Children: Jonathan, Jennifer.
    • father: Adam J. Schwartz
    • mother: Grace M. (Locke) Schwartz
    • spouse: Linda Pedley
    • children: Jonathan Schwartz
    • Jennifer Schwartz
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    Born July 9, 1944
    (age 73)
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