LawHelpNY.orgNew York


Court Information (49)+

  • Courts Guide and Info: Albany County

    The information found here includes the address, phone numbers, hours, and directions for the courts in Albany County. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Allegany County

    The information found here includes the court's address, phone number, hours, wheelchair accessibility, and how to get there. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Bronx County

    The information found here includes the address, phone numbers, hours, directions and more for Bronx County Supreme Court, Criminal Court, Civil Court (Housing and Small Claims), Family Court and Surrogate's Court. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Broome County

    The information found here includes the courts' addresses, phone number, hours, how to get there, wheelchair accessiblity, and whether there is childcare. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Chemung County

    The information found here includes the courts' addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, hours, and how to get there. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Columbia County

    The information found here includes the courts' addresses, phone numbers, hours, how to get there, and wheelchair accessiblity. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Erie County

    The information found here includes the courts' addresses, phone numbers, hours, how to get there, wheelchair accessiblity, and whether there is childcare. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Essex County

    The information found here includes court addresses, phone numbers, and more. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Franklin County

    The information found here includes court address, phone numbers, and hours. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Fulton County

    The information found here includes court addresses, phone number, and hours. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Genesee County

    The information found here includes court addresses, phone number, hours, and wheelchair accessiblity. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Monroe County

    The information found here includes court addresses, phone numbers, hours, and wheelchair accessiblity. Please be aware that Rochester small claims matters and landlord-tenant matters are handled by Rochester City Court. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Montgomery County

    Includes the addresses and phone numbers for Supreme Court, County Court, Family Court and Surrogate's Court. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: New York County (Manhattan)

    The information found here includes the address, phone numbers, hours, directions and more for New York County (Manhattan) Supreme Court, Criminal Court, Civil Court (Housing and Small Claims), Family Court and Surrogate's Court. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Courts Guide and Info: Queens County

    The information found here includes the address, phone numbers, hours, directions and more for Queens County Supreme Court, Criminal Court, Civil Court (Housing and Small Claims), Family Court and Surrogate's Court. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Divorce Resources: Supreme Court Contact Information

    The Supreme Court of the State of New York is the only court that handles divorce cases. Click the name of a county to find address, telephone, and other contact information for your local Supreme Court Clerk's Office. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Dutchess County Supreme, County and Surrogate's Court

    The information found here includes the courts' address and phone number. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Family Courts throughout New York State Listed by City or Town

    Family Court handles the following cases: - family offense (orders of protection/domestic violence) - child custody, guardianship, and visitation - child support - spousal support (not divorce) - adoption - paternity - child neglect and abuse - juvenile delinquency - termination of parental rights - review of foster care placement Family Court does NOT handle divorce, separation, and annulment. Divorce, separation and annulment are handled by Supreme Court. Content Detail

    By:
    WomensLaw.org
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Frequently asked questions about divorce, annulment and separation agreements

    Questions and answers about annulment, divorce and separation agreements. Explains the difference between uncontested and contested divorces. Explains the difference between marital property and separate property. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Fulton County Family Court

    Family Court handles the following cases: - family offense (orders of protection/domestic violence) - child custody, guardianship, and visitation - child and spousal support - adoption - paternity - child neglect and abuse - juvenile delinquency - termination of parental rights - review of foster care placement Family Court does NOT handle divorce, separation, and annulment. Divorce, separation and annulment are handled by Supreme Court. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Hamilton County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Herkimer County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Jefferson County Supreme Court

    The information found here includes the court's address and phone number. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Lewis County Supreme Court

    The information found here includes the court's address, phone number, and what type of cases are heard. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Livingston County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Madison County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Nassau County Supreme Court

    The information found here includes the court's address and phone number. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Orange County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Otsego County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Saratoga County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Schenectady County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Schoharie County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Schuyler County Supreme Court

    This court handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court that handles divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Seneca County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Steuben County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • St. Lawrence County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Suffolk County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Sullivan County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Tioga County Family Court

    Family Court handles the following cases: - family offense (orders of protection/domestic violence) - child custody, guardianship, and visitation - child support and spousal support - adoption - paternity - child neglect and abuse - juvenile delinquency - termination of parental rights - review of foster care placement Family Court does NOT handle divorce, separation, and annulment. Divorce, separation and annulment are handled by Supreme Court. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Tompkins County Family Court

    The Family Court hears and determines most legal issues involving children and families. There is a Family Court within each County of the State which is authorized to hear matters relating to: - custody, visitation and guardianship - child support and spousal support - paternity - abuse and neglect of children - violence among family members and orders of protection - children accused of committing crimes (JD) - children in need of supervision (PINS) The Family Court does not handle proceedings involving separation, annulment or divorce. These matters must be brought in the Supreme Court Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Ulster County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Warren County Family Court

    Family Court handles the following cases: - family offense (orders of protection/domestic violence) - child custody, guardianship, and visitation - child support and spousal support - adoption - paternity - child neglect and abuse - juvenile delinquency - termination of parental rights - review of foster care placement Family Court does NOT handle divorce, separation, and annulment. Divorce, separation and annulment are handled by Supreme Court. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Warren County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Washington County Family Court

    Family Court handles the following cases: - family offense (orders of protection/domestic violence) - child custody, guardianship, and visitation - child and spousal support - adoption - paternity - child neglect and abuse - juvenile delinquency - termination of parental rights - review of foster care placement Family Court does NOT handle divorce, separation, and annulment. Divorce, separation and annulment are handled by Supreme Court. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Washington County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Wayne County Supreme Court

    This court handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court that handles divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • What is an appeal?

    An appeal is when someone who loses a case asks an Appellate Court, a higher court, to review the decision and change it. Appeals are hard and have strict rules and deadlines. Learn about the process to get started. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Wyoming County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System
  • Yates County Supreme Court

    The Supreme Court has broad authority over all categories of cases, including civil and criminal matters. The court generally handles civil matters seeking monetary damages greater than $25,000. It also hears cases where a party seeks to enjoin or stop certain actions by another party. The Supreme Court is the only court with the authority to address matters related to the termination of a marriage, including separation, annulment and divorce. Content Detail

    By:
    New York State Unified Court System

Court Forms (1)+

  • Do-It-Yourself Forms

    Click on the topic that applies to you, to see the full list of interactive forms we have available for that area. For those interactive interviews that help you for court, once you have answered all of the questions, you will be able to print out your forms and take it to the court clerk. Content Detail

    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers (4)+

Getting Help at the Courthouse (2)+

LiveHelp

LiveHelp is trying to contact an operator...