Maurice Verrillo for NY Supreme Court, 7th District
Maurice J. Verrillo, Esq. is pleased to announce that he is a candidate for New York Supreme Court Justice in the 7th District that includes Cayuga, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne and Yates Counties.
Over 30 years of legal experience.
For over thirty years, Maurice Verrillo has been a practicing attorney in Rochester, helping everyday people deal with family and individual legal problems. His areas of practice includes criminal, civil, and matrimonial litigation, all of which are addressed in the Supreme Court. Maurice Verrillo has appeared in every part of the Supreme Court and has represented clients in other courts as well, including the Family Court, City Court, and the United States District Court. In 2004, he accepted appointment as a member of the CJA panel helping indigent defendants who need a criminal defense related to federal offenses in the United States District Court. Maurice Verrillo has tried many cases and has argued many cases before the Appellate Division and also with the Second Circuit.
Real Ideas for Improving our Court System
Installing a mentoring program for all young adults (Age 18 to 25) who are convicted of criminal offenses to assist them in completing their sentence successfully, using a model similar to the Big Brothers Big Sisters program.
Providing greater support and supervision for those young adults convicted of a crime.
Having a voluntary, court-sponsored, re-entry program for those defendants serving time in prison as they transition back into society.
Maurice Verrillo supports timely disposition of civil litigation, including alternatives to dispute resolution and mediation. Maurice Verrillo will also utilize his law clerk to assist in efficiently processing civil cases.