White Plains City Court

About White Plains City Court

Located in White Plains, a city in Westchester County, New York, White Plains City Court has jurisdiction over various legal matters that take place within the city limits.

The court typically handles cases involving:

  • Criminal Offenses: The court addresses misdemeanor cases and violations that occur within the city, including charges such as petty theft, disorderly conduct, and other non-felony offenses.
  • Traffic Violations: Cases involving traffic offenses committed within the city, such as speeding tickets, parking violations, or other infractions, are typically dealt with in this court.
  • Civil Cases: Some city courts, including White Plains City Court, may have jurisdiction over certain civil cases, especially those involving claims within a specified monetary limit.
  • Landlord-Tenant Disputes: The court may handle landlord-tenant matters, including eviction proceedings and disputes between landlords and tenants.
  • Small Claims Cases: The court may hear small claims cases, which typically involve disputes over a relatively small amount of money.

Judges & Staff

  • Hon. John P. Collins Jr.
  • Hon. Eric P. Press
  • Hon. Lynette V. Spaulding
  • Joseph Palazzo, Chief Clerk
  • Fred Guerra,Depute Chief Clerk

Location & Contact Information

77 South Lexington Avenue
White Plains, NY 10601

Phone: 914-824-5675


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