Family Court

Location & Hours

Onondaga County Courthouse
401 Montgomery Street
Syracuse, NY 13202

Fax: 315-671-1163

Information:
Phone: 315-671-2000

New Justice Mediation:
Phone: 315-671-2047

Children Drop-In Center:
Phone: 315-671-2048

Adoptions:
Phone: 315-671-4248
Fax: 315-671-1193

Records:
Phone: 315-671-2005
Fax: 315-671-1165

Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
Court Terms & Holidays

 

Parking:

Public parking is available near the courthouse for a daily rate. A limited number of metered handicap parking spaces are available on the street. 

 

ADA Accessibility:

Building entrance is accessible. Contact court for specific accommodations.

 

Directions:

From North/South: Take Route 81S, exit at Harrison St. Take Harrison St., turn right on State St.
From West: Take 690 E, exit at West Genesee St. Take West Genesee (turns into James St.), turn right on Montgomery St.
From East: Take 690 W, exit at Townsend St., turn right on Erie Blvd., then left on State St.

 

Transportation:

Public bus service (Centro) is available.

 

Courthouse Services:

Child Drop In Center (1st floor). Vending machines in 1st floor lobby.

 

Administration

Chief Clerk IV
David Primo, Esq.

Deputy Chief Clerk IV
Tonya M. Younis

District Supervising Family Court Judge
Hon. Martha Walsh Hood
Phone: 315-728-7231
Fax: 315-266-4772

Family Court Judges
Hon. Julie A. Cecile
Phone: 315-671-2040
Fax: 315-671-1169

Hon. Michael Hanuszczak
Phone: 315-671-2010
Fax: 315-671-1166

Hon. Martha E. Mulroy
Phone: 315-728-7234
Fax: 315-266-4773

Hon. Michele Pirro-Bailey
Phone: 315-671-2030
Fax: 315-671-1168

Support Magistrates
Patricia L. DeRue
Phone: 315-671-2017
Fax: 315-671-1171

Karen Brandt
Phone: 315-671-2027
Fax: 315-671-1173

James L. Gorman
Phone: 315-671-4249
Fax: 315-671-1194

Susan Hamlin Nasci
Phone: 315-671-2019
Fax: 315-671-1172

Court Attorney/Referees
Karen J. Stanislaus
Phone: 315-671-4273
Fax: 315-671-4664

William Rose, Esq.
Phone: 315-671-4243
Fax: 315-671-4664

Salvatore Pavone, Esq.
Phone: 315-671-2021
Fax: 315-671-1197