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Wayne County Family Court


Judges & Chief Clerk

Schedule & Hours

  • Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Phone: (315) 946-5420
Fax: (315) 946-5456
waynefamilycourt@courts.state.ny.us

General Info

  • Parties requesting Orders of Protection are referred to:
    • Wayne County Probation Department located at 16 William Street, Lyons, NY, tel: (315) 946-7448

      or

      Victim Resource Center of the Finger Lakes, Inc., located at 132 Harrison Street, Newark, NY, Tel: (315) 331-1189

  • All adjournment requests must be made in writing to the Family Court Clerk's office with the consent of all parties. Cases that are scheduled for hearing and/or are over Standards and Goals must also have the approval of the assigned Judge or Magistrate. Cases remain on the scheduled date until the Judge/Magistrate approves the adjournment and the Clerk's Office receives confirmation of an agreed upon date.
  • Support Court adjournment requests must be received at least 48 hours prior to the court appearance to be considered.
  • Attorneys are required to submit a signed Notice of Appearance..
  • More information available on the 7th District Family Court page, including: