Town Court

Notice Effective 12/9/2020

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic at the close of business on 12/8/2020 the court received notification effective 12/9/2020 that all scheduled Vehicle and Traffic matters are to be postponed at this time.  Please contact the court clerk to discuss how to proceed with resolving your case.  Additionally, you may return your plea by mail by completing the right hand side of your ticket and returning it to the court. 

For criminal cases please consult with your attorney as there are only limited circumstances whereby an in-person appearance would be appropriate.

There are no civil or criminal hearings being held at this time. 

We appreciate your patience as we work to ensure everyone's safety.

Contact Information

Eason Hall
23 Elm Street
Westfield, NY 14787

Julie Devlin, Court Clerk [E-mail]
Ph: (716) 326-6255
Fax: (716) 280-6489

Court Clerk’s Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

James Spann Jr., Town Justice

Jerry LaPorte, Town Justice

2020 Court Dates

Traffic Court

If you received a traffic ticket you should plan to either appear in court on your appearance date or complete the right hand side of your ticket and return your plea to the court by mail before your appearance date"

  • Section A: Plea of Guilty, fill in & return to court. A fine and mandatory state surcharge will be assessed and a fine notice will be mailed to the address provided with approximately thirty days to pay.
  • Section B: Plea of Not Guilty, fill in & return to court. A pretrial conference with be scheduled with the Assistant District Attorney of Chautauqua County.

 

Criminal Court

Current cases are heard at 6:30pm, arraignments are at 7:30pm

Civil Cases

Civil cases are scheduled as they are filed.

Small Claims

For more information regarding small claims cases, please refer to the New York State Unified Court System Guide to Small Claims in the NYS City, Town and Village Courts

Form to file a small claims case in the Town of Westfield

Evictions

For more information regarding evictions, please refer to the New York State Unified Court System Evictions page.