Buffalo City Court

Location & Hours

50 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14202

Phone: 716-845-2600
Fax: 716-847-8257

Hours of Operation
Monday thru Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

The court is closed on all state holidays.

Temporary Relocation of Children's Center

Please note:  the Buffalo City Court Children’s Center has temporarily relocated to the Erie County Family Court Children’s Center at One Niagara Square due to staffing. If you need childcare services, please stop at the Buffalo City Court Chief Clerk’s Office to obtain a referral to take to the Erie Family Court location for intake. We apologize for this temporary inconvenience during the relocation of services. 

Notice to Bar

Commencement Documents submitted electronically through EDDS is now available

The Administrative Office of the 8thJudicial District and the NYSCEF Resource Center are pleased to announce, effective April 1, 2023, the expansion of the Electronic Document Delivery System (EDDS), to include the option to submit commencement documents in all City Courts located throughout the 8th Judicial District. 


Chief Clerk's Office
Phone: 716-845-2689

Criminal Records
Phone: 716-845-2661

Civil Judgment Room
Phone: 716-845-2662

Small Claims & Commercial Claims
Phone: 716-845-2663

Housing Court
Phone: 716-845-2642

Court Staff

Chief Clerk
Erika Webb
Phone: 716-845-2746
[email protected]

Deputy Chief Clerk
Chantel Roeser
[email protected]

Buffalo City Court Judges

Chief Judge
Hon. JaHarr Pridgen
Phone: 716-845-2651
Part 16

City Court Judge
Hon. Patrick M. Carney
Phone: 716-845-2642
Part 17

City Court Judge
Hon. Phillip Dabney
Phone: 716-845-2620
Part 14

City Court Judge
Hon. Samuel Davis
Phone: 716-845-2623
Part 10

City Court Judge
Hon. Lenora Foote-Beavers
Phone: 716-845-2632
Part 3

City Court Judge
Hon. Shannon M. Heneghan
Phone: 716-845-2648
Part 5

City Court Judge
Hon. Barbara Johnson-Lee
Phone: 716-845-2647
Part 4

City Court Judge
Hon. Andrew C. LoTempio
Phone: 716-845-2627
Part 6

City Court Judge
Hon. Tiffany Perry
Phone: 716-845-7458
Part 7

City Court Judge
Hon. Carrie Phillips
Phone: 716-845-2638
Part 2

City Court Judge
Hon. Peter J. Savage III
Phone: 716-845-2633
Part 12

City Court Judge
Hon. Rebecca Town
Phone: 716-845-2643
Part 11

City Court Judge
Hon. Gary Wilson
Phone: 716-845-7262
Part 13

City Court Judge
Hon. Diane Wray
Phone: 716-845-2628
Part 8

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