Municipal Court Appointments

Defense attorneys may make an appointment to conference with an Assistant District Attorney on Vehicle & Traffic (V&T) cases and Misdemeanor cases.  An attorney may conference up to ten (10) V&T cases and/or five (5) Misdemeanor cases per appointment.

V&T cases may also be handled through the mail with a letter from the attorney explaining why a reduction would be appropriate, and accompanied with the original ticket(s), the defendant’s driving abstract or history, and a self-addressed stamped legal size envelope.  If the ticket involves a motor vehicle accident, a letter from the insurance company stating all property/personal injury damages have been paid in full must also be provided.  Letter and materials should be mailed to:

District Attorney’s Office
Municipal Courts Bureau
Criminal Courthouse, 4th Floor
505 South State Street
Syracuse, New York 13202

Hours for appointments are Monday through Thursday
9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

You should receive a response to your request for an appointment within 48 hours.  If you do not, please contact the District Attorney’s Office and ask for the Municipal Court Bureau.

Submit request for an appointment below: