Hon. Richard Buchter

  (718) 298-1336

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Judicial offices

  • Justice, Supreme Court, Queens County, Elected, 1993 to 2006; Re-elected, 2007 to 2020
  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, Queens County, Appointed by Chief Adminstrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 1987 to 1992
  • Judge, Civil Court of the City of New York, 1987 to 1992


  • J.D., St. John's University School of Law, 1974
  • B.A., Queens College of the City University of New York

Bar admission

  • NYS, Appellate Division, Second Department, 1974

Professional experience

  • Queens County, Supreme Court, Principal Law Clerk to Hon. Ann B. Dufficy, 1976 to 1987
  • Queens County, Assistant District Attorney, 1974 to 1976

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