In The Media

Jeffrey Wicks has often been featured in local and national news reports for his work in the groundbreaking same-sex rights case Martinez v. Monroe County.

About Martinez v. Monroe County

New York Civil Liberties Union
"Martinez v. County of Monroe et al. (Seeking recognition in New York for valid same-sex marriages performed outside the state)"

November 25, 2008 — New York Civil Liberties Union
"NYCLU Victory in Same-Sex Marriage Case Stands as Monroe County Announces It Won't Appeal"

May 7, 2008 — Empire State News
"New York's highest court validates lesbian couple's Canadian marriage"

March 6, 2008 — The New York Times
"Gay Marriage Gains Notice in State Court"

February 2, 2008 – The New York Times
"State Court Recognizes Gay Marriages From Elsewhere"

About civil rights

January 9, 2011 — Democrat and Chronicle
"Former officer sues Monroe County Sheriff's Office"
A former Monroe County Sheriff's Office veteran, represented by Jeffrey Wicks, sued the department, claiming he was forced to resign because of residency requirements that he contends run counter to New York state law.

May 6, 2010 — ROCnow.com
"Monroe sheriff's deputy Charles Campanella II sues over alleged department reprisals"

October 21, 2009 — YNN.com
"Sheriff's Deputy Alleges Harassment in Lawsuit"

March 26, 2009 — 13WHAM
"Don Murphy Still Not Allowed Back to Work"

About criminal cases

August 5, 2010 — Democrat and Chronicle
"Man pleads not guilty to participating in big marijuana trafficking ring"

September 17, 2009 — Democrat and Chronicle
"Mendon justice dismisses firearms charge against teen"
A Mendon town justice dismissed a criminal charge against a teenager accused of possessing an illegal firearm during an apparent suicide attempt.

Imagine the possibilities

Call the Law Office of Jeffrey Wicks at 585-770-7174 or contact us online and tell us about your situation. With more than 50 years of legal experience among our attorneys, we are eager to put our knowledge to work for you.

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