Incumbent Justice Darlene O'Kane is running unopposed in the Van Buren election.
Name: Darlene O'Kane
Address: Town of Van Buren
Political affiliation: Republican, also endorsed by Independence and Conservative Parties
Professional experience: Five years judicial experience, practicing attorney for 17 years, former assistant district attorney; current president, Onondaga County Magistrates Association; More than 60 hours of judicial training; trial experience in federal, state and local courts; bachelor of science degree, finance, Syracuse University, 1986; Syracuse University College of Law graduate, 1989; Admitted to practice in Pennsylvania and New York.
Political experience: Elected Van Buren Town Justice, 2003: Elected Van Buren Town Board, 2002
Community involvement: Van Buren Planning Board; OCCRA Board; Canton Woods Community Center Board; Baldwinsville High School mock trial team advisor; speaker for Baldwinsville and Jordan Elbridge High School law classes; president, Onondaga County Magistrates Association; Graduate, Baldwinsville schools.