Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie, Genesee, Niagara, Orleans & Wyoming Counties


New York State Courts Remain Open for Essential Business

Please note that until further notice the Courts are considering only essential matters per Administrative Order signed March 22, 2020.

Please see below for designated Court locations in the 8th District & contact numbers by County.

For essential or emergency court matters, you may contact Court staff at the phone numbers listed.

For COVID-19 updates please see the NYS Courts main page for further information.

8JD court locations and phone numbers

8th District Coronavirus Information Updates

Notice to Bar: Phase 1 Return to In-Person Operations (05/20/2020)
Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Erie and Niagara Counties 

Notice to Bar: Phase 1 Return to In-Person Operations (05/15/2020)
Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming Counties

COVID-19 and Free Legal Assistance (05/11/2020)

Email Addresses for Sending Essential Court Documents (05/05/2020)

Virtual Chambers Email Addresses (04/22/2020)

Notice to Bar: Wearing Masks (04/21/2020)

Notice to the Bar: Virtual Chambers (04/10/2020)

Administrative Order AO-85-20 (04/08/2020)

NYS Executive Order No. 202-14 (04/07/2020)

Virtual Court Operations to Commence in the 8th Judicial District (04/02/2020)

Adjournments/Postponements of Court Calendared Matters and COVID-19 (03/20/2020)


District Administrative JudgeErie County Hall
92 Franklin Street
Buffalo, NY 14202 

Phone: 716-845-2505
Fax: 716-845-7500

District Administrative Judge
Hon. Paula L. Feroleto

District Executive
Andrew B. Isenberg, Esq.

Deputy District Executive
Tasha Moore, Esq.

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