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New York StateUnified Court System

Columbia Supreme, County, Family and Surrogate Courts


621 State Route 23B
Claverack, NY  12513

Phone: 518-267-3150
Fax: 518-851-7615

Columbia Co Family Ct

Honorable Richard Mott, Supreme Court Justice
Honorable Jonathan Nichols, County Court Judge
Honorable Richard Koweek, County Court Judge

Support Magistrate

John Stegmayer, Esq.

Supreme, County, Family Court Chief Clerk
Diana Morelock
Deputy Chief Clerk
Chris McMurray
Surrogate Chief Clerk
Teresa Slemp


Hours of Operations:

Monday through Friday from 9-5


Court Calendars


Take I-90 East to the Hudson exit

Take a right at the end on the ramp onto Route 9 south

Follow Rte. 9 south until you come to a round-about in the road. Take the junction for Route 9H S

Follow Route 9H until you come to Route 23B 

Turn right onto Route 23B and the temporary Courthouse will be on your right.