Mae A. D'Agostino

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Mae A. D'Agostino
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Current Court Information:
United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
Title:   Judge
Position:   Seat #4T
Service:
Appointed by:   Barack Obama
Approval vote:   88-00
Active:   03/30/2011 - Present
Preceded by:   Frederick Scullin
Personal History
Born:   1954
Hometown:   Albany, NY
Undergraduate:   Siena College, B.A., 1977
Law School:   Syracuse U. Law, J.D., 1980



Mae A. D'Agostino is a federal judge for the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York. She joined the court in 2011 after being nominated by President Barack Obama. Prior to her nomination, she was lawyer in Albany, New York. She is the first woman from Albany to represent that court.[1][2]

Early life and education

D'Agostino received her undergraduate degree from Siena College and her J.D. from Syracuse University College of Law.[1][2]

Professional career

D'Agostino had spent her legal career prior to judicial service in private practice. In 1997, she co-founded D'Agostino, Krackeler, & Maguire, P.C.[3][2]

Judicial career

Northern District of New York

Nomination Tracker
 Candidate:Mae A. D'Agostino
 Court:Northern District of New York
 Progress:Confirmed 180 days after nomination.
ApprovedANominated:September 29, 2010
ApprovedAABA Rating:Unanimously Well Qualified
ApprovedAHearing:February 2, 2011
ApprovedAHearing Transcript:Hearing Transcript
ApprovedAReported:March 3, 2011 
ApprovedAConfirmed:March 28, 2011
 Vote: 88-0

On September 29, 2010, President Obama nominated D'Agostino to the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York.[4] D'Agostino received a unanimous rating of "Well Qualified" from the American Bar Association. She had a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on February 2, 2011 and you can find her Hearing Transcript here.[5]

D'Agostino's nomination was returned to the President at the end of the 111th Congress. President Obama resubmitted the nomination on January 5, 2011.

D'Agostino was rated Unanimously Well Qualified by the American Bar Association. She had a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on February 2, 2011 and you can find her Hearing Transcript here.[6]

D'Agostino's nomination was confirmed by the Senate on March 28, 2011, by a Senate vote of 88-0.[7]

Awards and associations

  • 1999-2011 Listed as one of the "Best Lawyers in America"
  • Inducted into the American College of Trail Lawyers
  • Former President, Albany County Bar Association
  • Board of Trustees, Siena College[1]

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Federal judicial offices
Preceded by:
Frederick Scullin
Northern District of New York
2011–Present
Succeeded by:
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