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Judge Vanessa E. Bogan
Candidate for the
City Court, City of Syracuse

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Candidate Biography
Personal Statement
  • Judge Bogan was appointed to the Syracuse City Court bench by Mayor Driscoll in November 2006. Judge Bogan is a veteran of the United States Air Force. She served as trial and appellant counsel to indigent defendants while working at the Frank H. Hiscock Legal Aid Society. She prosecuted juvenille delinquents and child abuse and neglect cases while with the Onondaga County Law Department. Judge Bogan also worked as Corporate Counsel to Syracuse Community Health Center and its affiliate corporations. Judge Bogan is originally from Brooklyn, New York. She is married and has two sons. Judge Bogan sits on the Board of Directors of the Downtown YMCA and the Community Folk Art Center.
Party Membership
  • Democrat
Party Line
  • Conservative
  • Democrat
  • Independence
  • Working Families
Campaign Web Site
  • City University School of Law at Queens College, Juris Doctor, 1993
  • Columbia College, Columbia Missouri , Bachelors of Arts, 1989
Admitted to Bar
  • New York 1994
  • NYS Unified Court Systems
Professional Experience
  • Judge, Syracuse City Court
  • Corporate Counsel, Syracuse Community Health Center & Affiliates
  • Junior Deputy County Attorney, County Law Department
  • Attorney, Frank H. Hiscock Legal Aid Society

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