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Monroe County Family Court

Supervising Judge

Hon. Gail A. Donofrio
Hon. Gail A. Donofrio

In November, 2012, Judge Donofrio was elected as Supreme Court Justice for the Seventh Judicial District. Judge Donofrio was first elected to the Monroe County Family Court Bench in November 1998 and re-elected in 2008. Designated for appointment by Chief Judge Pfau in March, 2011, Judge Donofrio currently serves as the Supervising Judge of the Family Courts for the Seventh Judicial District.
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Chief Clerk

Loreen Nash



Court Attorney Referee

  • Julie Anne Gordon, Esq.
  • Thomas W. Polito, Esq.
  • Paul M. Riordan, Esq.

Support Magistrate

  • Margaret M. Boldt, Esq.
  • Diana M. Irizarry, Esq.
  • Deborah K. Owlett, Esq.
  • Linda Lohner-Pilato, Esq.
  • Michael G. Rao, Esq.
  • Maryann Townsend, Esq.

Location Information

Main Clerks Office
99 Exchange Blvd.
Hall of Justice
3rd Floor
Room 360
Rochester, NY 14614

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Child Support Clerks Office
2nd Floor
Room 260

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Closed 1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Domestic Violence Intervention Court
3rd Floor
Courtroom 301

Child Care available on site
Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Phone: 585-371-3544
Fax: 585-371-3585

General Info

Spanish Language Interpreters available on site

All other languages available with advance notice

More information available on the 7th District Family Court page, including:

7th Judicial District

Court Calendar