Elmira City Court

COURT OPERATIONS DUE TO COVID-19

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NOTICE: Please be advised that as of June 25, 2021, ALL VIRTUAL PROCEEDINGS ARE NO LONGER PERMISSIBLE AND MUST BE HELD IN-PERSON, with the exception of conferences between attorneys and court only.  Please continue to wear face coverings upon entering the courthouse. If you are unable to appear in-person, please join the virtual courtroom via the links/telephone numbers below where you may advise the Judge.

Click here to attend by Microsoft Teams for Judge Forrest
  (Or call (833) 262-7886 and use conference ID 670 995 460)

Click here to attend by Microsoft Teams for Judge Finnerty
  (Or call (833) 262-7886 and use conference ID 617 972 75)

Click here to attend by Microsoft Teams for Civil PTC
(Or call (833) 262-7886 and use conference ID 825 273 167)

 

Making Payments

*No Personal Checks Accepted*

Payment by Money Order / Certified Cashier’s Check: Send along in regular mail with Payment Form found here.

Payment by Credit Card (Visa, Mastercard, Discover): Accepted only in-person with valid photo I.D. Court open for payments Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:45 a.m. and 4:15 p.m. (Closed for lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.)

Payment by Cash: Accepted only in-person. Court open for payments Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:45 a.m. and 4:15 p.m. (Closed for lunch from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.)
 

Administrative Office

317 E. Church Street
Elmira, NY 14901
(Corner of Lake & Church Streets)
Phone 607-873-9520
Fax 212-401-9240
Email ElmiraCityCourt@nycourts.gov

Hours of Operation:
Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

Judges' Chambers

Judges
Honorable Steven W. Forrest
Honorable Peter F. Finnerty

Secretaries
Patricia P. Minchin
Patricia Page

Court Attorneys
Frederick M. Cerio
Paul R. Hart

 

Chief Clerks

Chief Clerk
Casey Johnson

Deputy Chief Clerk
TBD