James R. Griffith
|James R. Griffith|
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|Current Court Information:|
|Oneida County Family Court, New York|
|Position:||Family Court Judge|
|Active:||1999 - 2018|
|Past position:||Partner of the Griffith Law Offices|
|Law School:||Columbia Law School|
Oneida County Family Court in New York. He has served in this position since 1999, following his election. He was re-elected in 2008 and his current term ends in 2018.
Griffith began his career in 1976 as investigations staff for a U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee. He left that position the following year to work as a private practice lawyer, serving in the New York state and federal courts from 1981 to 1998. He worked as an associate of the New York firms of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett and Hiscock & Barclay. He then served as a partner of Felt, Hubbard before working with his father at Griffith Law Offices in Rome, NY. In 1999, he joined the Family Court bench.