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Chief Judge Janet DiFiore is committed to achieve and maintain excellence throughout the court system giving the people of New York the level of justice services they have a right to expect and deserve.  This commitment is the motivation behind the Excellence Initiative and as such Chief Judge DiFiore wants to hear from members of the public, judges, jurors, litigants, attorneys and court employees.  The Excellence Initiative involves a detailed and comprehensive evaluation of current court processes and procedures to determine what is working well and what needs to be improved.  Please join us in this undertaking by sharing your thoughts, comments or suggestions with us.

You are welcome to submit your comments anonymously, or you may provide your name and email address.  Thank you for your input.





Excellence Initiative
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2019 |2018 | 2017

Chief Judge Janet DiFiore

"The mission of the New York State Unified Court System is to promote the rule of law and serve the public by achieving just and timely resolution of all matters before the courts."