Brian Curran (New York)

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Brian Curran
New York State Assembly District 21
In office
2011 - Present
Term ends
January 1, 2015
Years in position 4
Base salary$79,500/year
Per diem$171/full day; $61/half day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 6, 2012
First elected2010
Next generalNovember 4, 2014
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
Mayor, Lynbrook
2007 - 2010
J.D.City University of New York Law School
Office website
Brian Curran is a Republican member of the New York State Assembly, representing District 21 since 2013. He previously represented District 14 from 2011 to 2013.

He has worked as legislative counsel to the New York State Assembly and the Nassau Deputy County Attorney in the Litigation Bureau and Municipal Contracts, during which time he was also appointed Assistant Village Prosecutor of Lynbrook. He has worked in the private realm as a partner of the law firm Nicolini, Paradise, Ferretti, and Sabella. In 2007, Curran was elected mayor of Lynbrook and remained so until his election to the New York State Assembly.

Curran earned his bachelor's degree from Wilkes University and his J.D. from CUNY Law School. He and his wife Rosemarie Ciaccio-Curran have three children, Isabella, Jake, and Riley.

Committee assignments


At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Curran served on the following committees:

New York Committee Assignments, 2013
Ethics and Guidance
Veterans' Affairs


In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Curran served on the following committees:



See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2012

Curran ran in the 2012 election for New York State Assembly District 21. He ran unopposed in the Republican primary on September 13, 2012. He also ran on the Conservative Party and Independence Party of New York State tickets. He defeated Jeffrey S. Friedman in the general election which took place on November 6, 2012. [1][2]

New York State Assembly, District 21, General Election, 2012
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngBrian Curran Incumbent 53.7% 27,627
     Democratic Jeffrey S. Friedman 46.3% 23,845
Total Votes 51,472


See also: New York State Assembly elections, 2010

Curran defeated Dermond Thomas (D) in the general election.[3]Curran was also listed as a candidate of the Independence Party of New York State, the Conservative Party, and the Tax Revolt party.

New York State Assembly, District 14 2010
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Brian Curran (R) 23,362
Dermond Thomas (D) 15,206

Campaign donors


Campaign donor information is not yet available for this year.


In 2010, Curran raised a total of $35,556 in campaign contributions.[4]

His nine largest campaign contributors in 2010 were:

Donor Amount
Curran, Brian $2,250
East Rockaway Republican Club $1,000
LI Bannana $500
Bender, John $500
Bender, John $500
Filauri, Hector $500
Frank Robustello & Son $500
Beach, Alan C $500
Toscano, John $500


Curran and his wife Rosemarie have three children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Edward Ra (R)
New York Assembly District 21
Succeeded by
Preceded by
Robert Barra
New York Assembly District 14
Succeeded by
David McDonough (R)