Programs, Procedures & Protocols


Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)

Children Come First

Commercial Division

Domestic Violence (DV) Parts

Drug & Family Treatment Courts

Expedited Matrimonials

Integrated Domestic Violence (IDV) Courts

Mental Health Treatment Courts

Parenting Coordination

Small Claims Assessment Review

Small Claims in NYS City, Town & Village Courts - Guide

Summary Jury Trial Program


Procedures & Protocols

E-Filing (electronic filing) - mandatory E-filing in Allegany, Cattararaugus, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans and Wyoming Counties Surrogate's Courts:

E-Filing (electronic filing) - Chautauqua County:

E-Filing (electronic filing) - Erie County:

E-Filing (electronic filing) - Niagara County:

Landlord / Tenant Guides & Forms Packets for the Self Represented Litigant for use in Courts Outside of NYC

Lower Court Civil Appeals to County Court (updated April 2012)

Protocol for Emergency Applications to Supreme Court

Uncontested Divorce Packets & Information


Foreclosure-Settlement Conference Ineligible Affirmation - 8th Judicial District:
(pursuant to Justice Feroleto’s Administrative Order dated March 3, 2010)