Dutchess, Orange, Putnam, Rockland & Westchester Counties


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Please note  VIRTUAL COURT APPEARANCE INFORMATION:  Virtual Court appearances are conducted using Microsoft Teams.  To learn what you need to do to appear virtually, visit NYCOURTS.GOV/APPEAR well in advance of your court date to prepare.


All Court visitors are directed to wear a mask or face covering and have temperatures checked:  
COVID Courthouse Poster
Continued Mask Requirement



111 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. - 11th Floor
White Plains, NY 10601


Phone: 914-824-5840

The district administrative office is responsible for implementing and enforcing all policies, rules and directives of the Chief Judge, the Chief Administrative Judge & the Deputy Chief Administrative Judge. The District Administrative Judge is appointed to provide the administrative support and supervision to all trial courts and agencies within his/her district. The District Administrative Judge is assisted in that effort by the District Executive and support staff. The district administrative office is responsible for personnel, purchasing, budgets, revenue, computer automation, court interpreters, court security, & case management.


Honorable Kathie E. Davidson
District Administrative Judge

James M. McAllister
District Executive

Omar Cumberbatch
Deputy District Executive


Mission of the NYS
Unified Court System

The mission of the New York State Unified Court System is to promote the rule of law and serve the public by achieving just and timely resolution of all matters before the Courts.

What's New

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Administrative Orders

Latest Statewide Administrative Orders


Court Help

Free Legal Assistance by phone/web.     
CourtHelp when you don't have a lawyer.
Ask a Law Librarian for legal research.    

Informational webpage for Evictions Outside New York City
Responding to an Eviction during the COVID-19 pandemic

9JD Virtual Help Center 914 824-5289


NEW Electronic Document Delivery System (EDDS)
This system lets you electronically deliver PDF documents to the court. If you do not have a lawyer and have not made your court papers, visit the CourtHelp website or the DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Forms page.

Send a Document with EDDS


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