District Attorney

Court Information

Traffic violations (i.e. speeding tickets):
- City of Batavia:  traffic violations are prosecuted by an Assistant District Attorney.
- The Towns of Alabama, Alexander, Batavia, Bergen, Byron, Darien, Elba, LeRoy, Pavilion, Pembroke Stafford and the Village of Corfu: Traffic violations are prosecuted by a Town Prosecutor who may be reached by writing to the Town Court. 
- All other Town Courts:  traffic violations are prosecuted by the Arresting Officer.

CourtJudgesCriminal Court ADA ScheduleCourt Phone No.Prosecutors
County Court Hon. Charles N. Zambito M-F (9-5) (585) 344-2550 x2431** *
Alabama Town Hon. John Tauscher First Thursday at 2:00 p.m. (585) 948-8132

Melissa L. Cianfrini

Alabama Town Hon. Pamela Thurber First Thursday at 4:00 p.m. (585) 948-8132

Melissa L. Cianfrini 

Alexander Town
Hon. James Orr 
Second Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. (585) 591-8165 Kevin T. Finnell
Alexander Town Hon. Nicholas Falcone Second Tuessday at 5:00 p.m. (585) 591-8165 Kevin T. Finnell
Batavia City Hon. Robert Balbick &
Hon. Durin Rogers
M-F (9-5) (585) 344-2550 x2418** Kaitlynn Walker
Batavia Town Hon. Thomas Williams*** Second Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. (585) 343-1729** Melissa L. Cianfrini
Batavia Town Hon. Michael Cleveland*** Fourth Monday at 10:00 a.m. (585) 343-1729** Melissa L. Cianfrini
Bergen Town

Hon. Robert Swapceinski

Second Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. (585) 494 1121** Kevin T. Finnell
Bergen Town

Hon. Joseph Nenni

Third Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. (585) 494-1121** Kevin T. Finnell
Bethany Town Hon. William Shea Third Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. (585) 343-3325 Kaitlynn Walker
Bethany Town Hon. Thomas McBride Third Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. (585) 343-3325 Kaitlynn Walker
Byron Town Hon. Daniel DiMatteo First Monday at 5:00 p.m. (585) 548-7123 Kevin T. Finnell
Byron Town Hon. Barbara Smith Second Monday at 5:00 p.m. (585) 548-7123 Kevin T. Finnell
Corfu Village Hon. David O'Connor First Monday at 1:00 p.m. (585) 599-3380** Shirley A. Gorman
Darien Town Hon. Michelle Krzemien Third Thursday at 5:00 p.m. (585) 547-2274** Shirley A. Gorman
Darien Town Hon. Gary Graber Fourth Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. (585) 547-2274** Melissa L. Cianfrini
Elba Town Hon. Douglas King Fourth Wednesday at 5:00 p.m. (585) 757-2762 Kaitlynn Walker
Elba Town Hon. Adam Howard Fourth Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. (585) 757-2762 Kaitlynn Walker
LeRoy Town

Hon. Darryl Sehm***

Second Thursday at 1:00 p.m. (585) 768-6910** Kevin T. Finnell
LeRoy Town

Hon. John Duyssen

First Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. (585) 768-6910** Kevin T. Finnell
Oakfield Town Hon. Thomas Graham First Monday at 6:00 p.m. (585) 948-5835 Shirley A. Gorman
Oakfield Town Hon. Randy Baker First Monday at 6:00 p.m. (585) 948-5835 Shirley A. Gorman
Pavilion Town

Hon. Philip Werner

First Tuesday at 3:00 p.m. (585) 584-3850       Shirley A. Gorman
Pavilion Town

Hon. Lawarence Dagan

First Tuesday at 3:00 p.m. (585) 584-3850 Shirley A. Gorman
Pembroke Town Hon. David M. O’Connor Second Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. (585) 599-4817** Shirley A. Gorman
Pembroke Town Hon. Edwin Mileham, Jr. First Thursday at 1:00 p.m. (585) 599-4817** Shirley A. Gorman
Stafford Town Hon. Robert Penepent Second Thursday at 6:00 p.m. (585) 344-4020 x 3** Melissa L. Cianfrini
Stafford Town Hon. Robert Mattice First Tuesday at 9:00 a.m. (585) 344-4020 x 3**

Melissa L. Cianfrini

***Most Town and Village Courts hold court sessions in the evening, with the exception of the following:

1.            Town and Village of Leroy: Court proceedings are conducted on third and fourth Mondays at 1:00 p.m. for first appearances only.
2.            Town of Darien:  Judge Krzemien conducts Court proceedings on the third Thursday of the month, at 1:00 p.m., otherwise Court proceedings are held on Tuesday night.
3.            Town of Batavia:  Judge Williams conducts Court proceedings on the second Tuesday of the month for all felony and misdemeanor charges, in the afternoon, otherwise Court proceedings are held on Thursday.
4.            Town of Alabama:  Initial appearances are held on Tuesday evenings.  Any misdemeanor or felony  prosecutions are then held on the first Thursday afternoon.

** A Court Clerk is available during the daytime on most days.
* All of the prosecutors in the office handle cases in County court.  

District Attorney Lawrence Friedman prosecutes felonies arising out of the City of Batavia, all Arson cases and some of the other more serious felony cases from throughout the County. 

First Assistant District Attorney Melissa L. Cianfrini handles all prosecutions for Welfare Fraud and felony Domestic Violence cases arising out of the City of Batavia.

Assistant District Attorney Kaitlynn E. Walker prosecutes Integrated Domestic Violence (IDV) Court matters.

Assistant District Attorney Christopher J. Belling prosecutes most of the felony charges in County Court that arise out town and village courts.