Domenick L. Gabrielli was born on December 13, 1912 in Rochester. He graduated from Albany Law School and was admitted to practice in 1937. Thereafter, he practiced law in Bath, New York where he served as District Attorney for Steuben County. In 1961, Judge Gabrielli was appointed as a Justice of the Supreme Court and was elected to that position in the next general election. He was appointed as an Associate Justice to the Appellate Division, Third Department in 1967. In 1969, he was appointed to the Appellate Division Fourth Department. In 1972, Judge Gabrielli was appointed as a Judge of the Court of Appeals. Upon his retirement in 1982, Judge Gabrielli joined the law firm of Nixon, Hargrave, Devans and Doyle as Senior Counsel. He died on March 25, 1994.