John Silvestri

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John Silvestri
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Court Information:
Title:   Former Candidate
Personal History
Party:   Democratic
Undergraduate:   Hofstra University, 1976
Law School:   Pace University School of Law, 1981
Candidate 2011:
Candidate for:  New York Supreme Court 4th Judicial District
State:  New York
Election information 2011:
Incumbent:  No
Primary vote:  100%ApprovedA
Election date:  November 8, 2011
Election vote:  19.4%DefeatedD
Candidate 2012:
Candidate for:  4th Supreme Court District
State:  New York
Election information 2012:
Incumbent:  No
Election date:  11/6/2012
Election vote:  9.51%DefeatedD

John Silvestriran for judge of the New York Supreme Court 4th Judicial District in 2012.

2012 election

Silvestri was one of eight candidates competing for four seats in the general election on November 6, 2012. Silvestri received 9.51% of the vote in the general election.[1][2][3]

See also: New York judicial elections, 2012


Silvestri earned his undergraduate degree from Hofstra University in 1976. He earned his J.D. from Pace University School of Law in 1981.[4]

Professional career

Silvestri has been actively involved as a private practice attorney since his admission to the bar.[4]

Awards and associations


  • President, Warren County Bar Association, 2010-Present
  • Vice-President, Warren County Bar Association, 2009
  • Board of Directors, Warren County Bar Association, 2008-2009
  • Member, Essex County Bar Association, 1984-Present
  • Member, Warren County Bar Association, 1984-Present
  • Member, New York State Bar Association, 1984-Present[4]

2011 election

Main page: New York judicial elections, 2011

Chauvin ran for election as a Supreme Court Justice on November 8th after winning the Democratic endorsement. He earned 19.4% of the vote and was defeated by incumbent John Lahtinen, Robert Chauvin and Ann Crowell for three open seats.[5][6][7]

IJEC rating

The Independent Judicial Election Qualification Commissions has rated Silvestri as Qualified.[8]

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