SARATOGA COUNTY — The Saratoga County First Assistant District Attorney Alan Poremba was recognized by the District Attorney’s Association of New York as a recipient of the 2019 Morgenthau Award at the association’s annual winter conference in New York City. The award is named after Manhattan District Attorney Robert Morgenthau and is awarded to assistant district attorneys who exemplify Morgenthau’s high standard of honesty, integrity and commitment to justice. Poremba is one of only four assistant D.A.’s from across the state to have been tapped this year for this distinctive honor.
Poremba has been a prosecutor for 19 years, the last 14 in Saratoga County. He started his career in the Albany County District Attorney’s office in 1999. He worked as a felony narcotics and gun prosecutor in Albany for five years. He joined the Saratoga County District Attorney’s office in 2004.