Cory J. Schoonmaker is a graduate of Cornell University (cum laude), and Syracuse University College of Law (magna cum laude). Mr. Schoonmaker is admitted to practice before all New York State courts and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York.
At the College of Law, Mr. Schoonmaker was an executive board member for both Moot Court Honor Society and the Syracuse Law Review. An article he wrote was published in Volume 66 of the Syracuse Law Review, for which he received a 2016 Burton Award for Excellence in Legal Writing. Mr. Schoonmaker was also an intern at the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, specifically for U.S. Magistrate Judge Hon. Thérèse Wiley Dancks and Chief U.S. District Judge Hon. Glenn T. Suddaby.
After graduating from the College of Law, Mr. Schoonmaker worked for two years as an Appellate Court Attorney at the Fourth Department of the Supreme Court Appellate Division, located in Rochester, New York.
Mr. Schoonmaker lives in Camillus, New York.