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Orchard Park appoints new town justice

Jorge de Rosas

Orchard Park Town Board members have selected Jorge S. de Rosas to serve the vacancy in Town Court when Judge Lynn W. Keane resigns to become a state Supreme Court justice.

Keane was elected Nov. 7.

The Town Board's appointment of de Rosas to town justice will become effective when Keane submits a letter of resignation, when she takes the oath or Jan. 3, according to the resolution passed by the board.

De Rosas is a confidential law clerk to state Supreme Court Justice Emilio Colaiacovo. A 2000 graduate of the University at Buffalo Law School, he has been in private practice, and previously served as an assistant U.S. attorney and assistant Erie County district attorney.

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