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Francis M Ciardi

Francis M Ciardi

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Real Estate, Family, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury

About Me

I was born and raised in Rochester New York and am familar with everyone in the legal community.  I was a Assistant District Attorney for 5 years before becoming a Defense Attorney.  I am compassionate about helping people and am knowledgable of the variety of defense for criminal matters.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, Italian, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2004

  1. Criminal Defense: 30%
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
  3. Family: 20%
  4. Real Estate: 20%
  5. Personal Injury: 10%



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

27 total 

  • Mark V. Clay

    I highly endorse Mr. Ciardi. Truly exceptional and caring attorney who produces great results in representing clients! I want all people to contact him for help.


    Mark Clay Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Carolyn L. Chase

    Mr. Ciardi is a fantastic attorney, who is always on top of the most recent case law, and is the biggest advocate for his clients.


    Carolyn Chase Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Law Office of Frank Ciardi

1 E Main Street
Suite 711
Rochester, NY, 14614-1880



NYDue to reregister within 30 days of birthday 200403/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Honor SocietyNational Political Science Honor Society1995

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Prosecuting AttorneyMonroe County District Attorney2005 - 2010
AssociateElliott Stern and Calabrese2003 - 2006
Summer Law Clerk7th Judical District Supreme Court Monroe County2001 - 2001


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Monroe County Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
United states District Court for the Western District of New YorkMember2004 - Present
United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of New YorkMember2004 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
DWINot Guilty

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University At BuffaloLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Niagara UniversityPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2000