State of New York Unified Court System
State of New York
Supreme Court, Appellate Division
Third Judicial Department

P. O. Box 7288, Capitol Station

Albany, New York 12224-0288

Phone  (518) 471-4777
    Fax  (518) 471-4750





Robert D. Mayberger
Clerk of the Court

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Public access to briefs/records and other Court filings in nonconfidential matters may be accessed through the NYSCEF website.   Please note, however, that for matters that are not e-filed, requests for access to briefs, records or court filings should be made by email to

         E-filing rules in the Third Department apply as follows:

  • As of January 1, 2023, all matters in the Third Judicial Department are subject to mandatory e-filing except for:
                Any appeal in which the appellant or the petitioner perfecting the               proceeding is exempt from e-filing pursuant to 22 NYCRR 1245.4 (a)
                Professional Matters


E-filing Rules Part 1245  
NYSCEF Website  
Document Format  
Document Format FAQ  
E-filing Instuctions & Videos  
Criminal E-Filing Instructions  
Civil E-Filing Instructions  
Family Court E-filing instructions  
How to Register Participation  
New Rules Discussion  
Demonstration of E-filing  
Demonstration of E-filing as an Authorized Agent  
Information Regarding Workers' Compensation and Unemployment Insurance Appeals



Instructions for Workers' Compensation Appeals & Unemployment Insurance Appeals  
Instructions for Self-Represented Individuals for Registering in NYSCEF  
Instructions for Adding Bookmarks  
Original Proceedings E-Filing Instructions