Chemung County Courts

Family Court

203-209 William Street
P.O. Box 588
Elmira, NY 14902-0588
Phone: 607-873-9500
Fax: 212-884-8950
Email: [email protected]


Judges' Chambers

Family Court Judge 
Mary M. Tarantelli

Karen E. Brown

Court Attorney
Richard J. Brink

Phone: 607-873-9497
Fax: 212-884-8950


Family Court Judge 
Ottavio Campanella

Lori Jordan

Court Attorney
Wesley Roe

Phone: 607-873-9477
Fax: 212-952-7226


Family Court Judge 
Richard W. Rich, Jr.

Ambir Robinson

Court Attorney

Phone: 607-873-9430
Fax: 212-952-7227


Court Magistrate 
Timothy K. Mattison

S.M. Assistant
Joan Lagonegro-Prechtl

Phone: 607-873-9503
Fax: 212-884-8956



All visitors must pass through a magnetometer
upon entering the courthouse.


Hours of Operation: 
Monday through Friday 8:30 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
(excluding State Holidays)

Intake Window Hours:
Monday through Friday 8:45 A.M. to 4:00 P.M.


Directions to Chemung County Family Court

  • From Route 17 (east or west), take exit 56.
  • Take a left at William St.
    (just beyond the 3rd traffic light)
  • On-street parking. View Map



Court Clerk's Office

Chief Clerk
Caitlin A. McGurgan

Deputy Chief Clerk
Vicki Thompson

Phone 607-873-9500
Fax 212-884-8950