Buffalo City Court

Courts we serve: Buffalo City Court

Matters we handle in this Court: Violations, Misdemeanors, and Felonies.

Traffic infractions alleged to have occurred in the City of Buffalo are heard in the Traffic Violations Bureau, unless they are charged along with a misdemeanor or criminal offense.

Fees:    Our fees start at $250, which is our hourly rate.  We do offer alternative minimum flat fees and payment plans to qualified clients.   Our fee in most misdemeanor cases will not exceed $1500. Most Felony matters can be handled for about $5000.  If trial and/or hearings are required, you should expect fees to be $1000 to $5000 greater.

How to contact us:  call 716.241.6407. or email us.

Buffalo City Court Located on Niagara Square in the heart of Downtown Buffalo, the Buffalo City Court Building houses 13 active parts of Court presided over by City Court Judges elected by the residents of Buffalo to ten year terms.Arraignments of newly arrested individuals are held in Parts 1 and 2 six days a week.

Recent Results:

Marijuana Misdemeanor Reduced to Violation, October 24, 2012.

Buffalo Man Acquitted of Robbery Charge by Jury, October 22, 2012.




50 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14202
Ph: 716.845.2600
Fx: 716.847.8257

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

The court is closed on all
state holidays.

Chief Clerk
Sharon Thomas
Ph: 716.845.2689

Deputy Chief Clerk
Kim Delmont
Ph: 716.845.2654

Deputy Chief Clerk
Cina LaGrange
Ph: 716.845.2677

Alternative Dispute Resolution
City Court Coordinator
Ph: 716.845.2691

Criminal Records Room
Ph: 716.845.2661

Civil Judgment Room
Ph: 716.845.2662

Small Claims
Eileen Taylor
Ph: 716.845.2663

Commercial Claims
Eileen Taylor
Ph: 716.845.2663

Housing Court Office
Ph: 716.845.2648

C.O.U.R.T.S. Program
Ph: 716.845.2789

Chief Judge – Part 16
Hon. Thomas P. Amodeo
Ph: 716.845.2651

City Court Judge – Part 14
Hon. Patrick M. Carney
Ph: 716.845.2642

City Court Judge – Part 13
Hon. Debra Givens
Ph: 716.845.2620

City Court Judge – Part 12
Hon. E. Jeannette Ogden
Ph: 716.845.2647

City Court Judge – Part 11
Hon. Craig D. Hannah
Ph: 716.845.2633

City Court Judge – Part 10
Hon. Susan Eagan
Ph: 716.845.2648

City Court Judge – Part 9
Hon. James A. W. McLeod
Ph: 716.845.2632

City Court Judge – Part 8
Hon. Betty Calvo-Torres
Ph: 716.845.2643

City Court Judge – Part 7
Hon. Amy C. Martoche
Ph: 716.845.2638

City Court Judge – Part 6
Hon. Joseph A. Fiorella
Ph: 716.845.2627

City Court Judge – Part 5
Hon. Kevin J. Keane
Ph: 716.845.2637

City Court Judge – Part 4
Hon. Robert T. Russell, Jr.
Ph: 716.845.2623

City Court Judge – Part 3
Hon. Diane Wray
Ph: 716.845.2628

Note:   The contents of this page are for informational purposes only and are intended to provide general information to individuals that are looking for a Criminal Defense Attorney, Criminal Defense Lawyer, a Lawyer that handles Criminal Cases in Buffalo City Court, Erie County.  If you have been arrested in the City of Buffalo, you will likely be required to appear in this Court, and should consider retaining a lawyer with experience in Criminal Law.

Nothing in this page should serve as legal advice.  No attorney client relationship will be established without prior express agreement between lawyer and client.  The Auricchio Law Offices of Western New York are located at 484 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo, New York 14202 and 3800 Seneca Street, West Seneca, New York 14224.