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Buffalo City Court, Erie County

Small Claims and Commercial Claims Office

Buffalo City Court Building
50 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14202

Filing: 1st floor (Judgment Room)

Courtroom: Part 15 (7th floor)

Phone: 716-845-2663

Jaina Coles

Legal Staff

Alice Patterson

Legal Staff

Mary Kosmerl

Please note: claims must be filed in person unless the plaintiff is outside of Erie County. Claims cannot be filed by email, fax, or by mail.

Hours of Operation

Monday thru Friday
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The court is closed on all state holidays.


Guide to Small Claims in the NYS City, Town & Village Courts