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Chief Clerk's Office

The Chief Clerk's office is located in the Robert Abrams Building for Law and Justice in the Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza in Albany.

Mailing address:

Clerk of the Court of Claims
P.O. Box 7344
Capitol Station
Albany, NY 12224

Address for overnight delivery:

Clerk of the Court of Claims
Robert Abrams Building for Law & Justice
7th Floor
State Street
Albany, NY 12223

All papers to be filed with the Court of Claims must be filed:

  • at the above address, or
  • by fax, or
  • by the NYSCEF (E-Filing) System (Albany and New York Districts only).

The telephone number is: 518-432-3411.



New York State Court of Claims



The following phone numbers for the Rochester Court of Claims have changed:

  • Judge Debra Martin:
    (585) 987-4200
  • Judge Debra Martin Fax:
    (585) 987-4216
  • Judge Renee Forgensi Minarik Fax:
    (585) 987-4219

All other phone numbers for the Court of Claims will remain the same.