John Grow is endorsed by both the Wayne County Republican Party and the Wayne County Conservative Party as their chosen candidate for Wayne County Court Judge
“I am officially announcing my candidacy for the position of Wayne County Court Judge which will become vacant in December 2023 when Judge Daniel Barrett reaches the mandatory retirement age of 70. I have been here in Wayne County doing legal work for decades and am ready to serve as a County Court Judge. I am passionate about my family, my community, the law and justice.”
– John Grow
Get to Know John
John Grow has extensive legal experience as a Private Attorney, Associate Counsel to NY State Police Investigators Association, Wayne County Assistant Public Defender, Court appointed Attorney for Children and Referee.
Board of Directors Pines of Peace Comfort Care Home, Ontario, NY (2020 – present)
Board of Directors Wayne Pre Trial Services, Newark, NY (2008 – 2017)
Youth Coach – YMCA, lacrosse, basketball, football (2008 – 2015)
Member Wayne County S.C.O.P.E.
Wayne County Bar Association
(Past President 2009-2010)
New York State Bar Association
Monroe County Bar Association
Rochester Inn of Court
John is licensed to practice in New York State, State of Florida, Federal Court, Western District of NY, and the US Supreme Court
Commitment to Wayne County
John Grow grew up in the Town of Ontario with his parents Mike and Valerie, along with his three siblings. John’s father was a long time Wayne County Attorney before his passing in 2004.
John Grow has 29 years of experience as an Attorney in Wayne County.
He has served the community faithfully and will continue to do so if elected as Wayne County Court Judge.
What Others Have to Say
"John Grow is an highly competent attorney with several decades of experience handling a wide variety of criminal and civil cases. He is a Wayne County native with a life-long legal practice in our county. Mr. Grow has high ethical standards and an unwavering sense of balance and fairness that I believe critical for the responsibilities of a county court judge. Accordingly, I make the strongest recommendation possible of John Grow for Wayne County Court Judge."
Former NYSP Staff Inspector, Former Williamson Supervisor and Former Chair of the Wayne County Board of Supervisors
"I have known John Grow for about 25 years. His experience in the Courts speaks for itself. He has lived in Wayne County most of his life and knows that we strive to keep our county safe. I whole heartedly support John for Wayne County Court Judge and I know he will serve this county with common sense, compassion for the victims, and fairness in his decisions. Please join me in supporting John Grow."
Richard “Dick” Pisciotti
Retired Sheriff of Wayne County