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Hours of Operation:

Due to COVID-19 the front counter at the Town Court is open Monday thru Friday from 8:30 am - 3:15 pm

General Information: (716) 689-4200 or (716) 689-4201

Fax: (716) 689-4249

Cases are assigned to the judges by the date of offense.

Justice Klein

Town Justice
Geoffrey Klein

Criminal: (716) 689-4211 or (716) 689-4213

Vehicle & Traffic: (716) 689-4203

Any case originating on the 1st-15th of the month will be assigned to Judge Klein.

Justice Buscaglia

Town Justice
Kara Buscaglia

Criminal: (716) 689-4210 or (716) 689-4219

Vehicle & Traffic: (716) 689-4224

All cases originating from the 16th-End of month will be assigned to Judge Buscaglia.

Court Administrator

  • Ann Nichols

  • Bail Returns: (716) 689-4215
  • Parking Tickets: (716) 689-4201
  • Small Claims & Evictions: (716) 689-4218
  • Certificates of Disposition: (716) 689-4231
  • Therapeutic Courts: (716) 689-4255
  • Jury Line: (716) 689-4229

Please note that our clerks are often in the courtroom to assist the Town Justice while court is in session. We encourage you to leave a message on voicemail and your call will be returned at the clerk’s earliest opportunity.

About Amherst

The Town of Amherst was established in 1818 and celebrated its 200th Anniversary in 2018. The town has a geographical area of 53.6 square miles and a population of greater than 122,000.

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Get in Touch

  • General Information:
    (716) 631-7000
  • Email:
  • Address:
    Municipal Building (Town Hall)
  • 5583 Main Street
  • Williamsville, NY 14221