Monroe County

With over three-quarters of a million residents, Monroe County is located on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.  The county is the home of a number of colleges and universities, major interstates including the New York State Thruway, I-390, I-490, I-590 and the Lake Ontario State Parkway.  Felony prosecutions are handled in the Hall of Justice in the county seat of Rochester, New York. The Monroe County District Attorney’s office prosecutes criminal and vehicle and traffic offenses.  The county is well policed by a number of local police agencies in addition to the New York State Police and Monroe County Sheriff’s Department.  Colleges located within the county include SUNY @ Brockport, RIT, Monroe Community College, and the University of Rochester. Thomas A. Burns frequently represents clients charged with crimes and vehicle and traffic offenses (including DWI offenses) in the following Monroe County criminal courts:
     *Rochester City Court
     *Henrietta Town Court
     *Sweden Town Court
     *Brockport Village Court
     *Ogden Town Court
     *Chili Town Court
     *Pittsford Town Court
     *Riga Town Court
     *Greece Town Court