Thursday, September 8, 2011

Vote for Judge Richard Koweek for County Judge

Judge Richard Koweek 
for Columbia County Judge

Richard Koweek of Hudson is an experienced, dedicated lawyer and judge who is ready, willing, and able to assume the responsibilities of County Court and to deliver the high quality judicial service that Columbia County deserves.

For the past 32 years, Richard Koweek’s law practice has concentrated in the areas of surrogate practice, criminal law, civil law, and family law. Since 2009 he has served as Hudson City Court Judge, bringing to the bench a combination of legal experience and community knowledge.

County Court jurisdiction is broad and diverse, and the position of County Court Judge is multifaceted. It requires a person who:
  • can deal with emotional family issues with sensitivity and understanding.
  • is firm and forthright when dealing with people who have harmed others.
  • understands the legal complexities of estate and civil practice.
  • is fair and respects all who come before the Court.
Judge Koweek’s background, temperament, and experience uniquely qualify him to be the next Columbia County Court judge.

Richard Koweek is a lifelong Hudson resident.
He and his wife, Toni Koweek, also an attorney, raised their family here.

Richard Koweek: A Community Volunteer
Richard Koweek
has served on the Board of Directors of Columbia Memorial Hospital, Columbia Children’s Foundation, Second Show, and Parsons Child and Family Center. He has served on the Board of Education for the Hudson City School District and as a director of the Ghostly Gallop, the Hudson Library 5K race. Time spent working with others to improve the community provides its own reward, and an understanding of the issues the community faces.

Judge Koweek has been endorsed by:
Columbia County Democratic Committee
Working Families Party of New York State
Hudson Valley Area Labor Federation

Visit Judge Koweek's Website