Programs, Procedures & Protocols


Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)

Children Come First

Commercial Division

Domestic Violence (DV) Parts

Drug & Family Treatment Courts

Expedited Matrimonials - Erie County

Expedited Matrimonials - Niagara County

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) - Cattaraugus County:

E-Filing (electronic filing) - Chautauqua County:

E-Filing (electronic filing) - Erie County:

E-Filing (electronic filing) - Genesee County:

E-Filing (electronic filing) - Niagara County:

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


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

Protocol for Emergency Applications to Supreme Court

Uncontested Divorce Packets & Information