Hon. Tracey Bannister

Judge Bannister's Average Overall Review:

1 Stars

Based on 2 reviews

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Judicial offices

  • Justice, Supreme Court, Erie County, Elected, 2009 to 2022
  • Acting Justice, Village Court, Kenmore Village Court, 2006-2008


  • J.D., DePaul University, 1984
  • B.A., Rutgers University, 1981

Bar admission

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Fourth Department, 1985

Professional experience

  • Law Clerk, Hon. Jerome Gorski, New York State Supreme Court and Appellate Division, Fourth Department, 1989 to 2008
  • Trial Attorney, 1984 to 1989

Professional and civic activities

  • President, Women Lawyers of WNY
  • Board of Directors, Bar Association of Erie County
  • Western New York Trial Lawyers Association
  • Lawyers for Learning
  • Board of Directors, YWCA Buffalo/Niagara
  • Camp Weona
  • YWCA of the Tonawandas
  • Zonta Club of Kenmore



8017. other

Attorneys regularly complain of her off-the-wall legal decisions. Uses police officers to intimidate litigants she dislikes. In one case, she based a ruling to deny a father access to his children on her disapproval of a parent’s “Biblical Christian beliefs."


1860. other

Anti-male, takes money from lawyers, then rules on cases they are involved with. Smiles at women in the courtroom, stares at men!

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