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Welcome to the Supreme Court of New York, Richmond County.

Our new state-of-the-art Courthouse at 26 Central Avenue celebrated its grand opening on September 28, 2015.

Our two Matrimonial parts as well as the Matrimonial Clerks Office continue to operate at our historic building, located at 18 Richmond Terrace.

The Supreme Court Law Library is located at 25 Hyatt Street, Room 515, Staten Island, NY 10301.

Located at 60 Bay Street are the chambers of Justice William Mastro of the Appellate Division 2nd Department.



Administrative Judge For Civil & Criminal Matters
Hon. Desmond A. Green

Chief Clerk for Civil & Criminal Matters
Kenneth Fay 

Clerk of Operations
Anthony Karakosta

Clerk of Civil Term
John Tenaglia

Clerk of Criminal Term
Anthony DiStefano

Address & Phone
26 Central Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10301

Phone: 718-675-8700

If you have any questions or comments, please email [email protected]


Notice about Scam Emails & Fraudulent Phone Calls

It has come to our attention that scammers fraudulently use the name or title of a Judge, Clerk, or other court staff in emails and will manipulate phone calls so that authentic court phone numbers appear on your Caller ID screen, but the calls are not actually coming from the court system. Be on alert of possible scams and review this important notice for more fraud information & resources.


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