The Light on the Lake

Justice Court

Court Schedule

Court is held at the
Evans Town Hall,
8787 Erie Road,
Angola, NY 14006.
Court is held on Monday evenings, beginning at
6:00 or 6:30PM.

Small Claims

To print an application for small claim please click the link below (or view document in the DOCUMENT CENTER located on the Town's homepage if this link is not working):
Application for Small Claims


Please visit the NY Court Help website for information regarding the eviction process and paperwork:
NYS Eviction Paperwork and Procedure

The court does not hand out Eviction Papers and cannot give legal advice. Instructions may be obtained at  or by contacting an attorney.

Payment Info

Please be advised that payments are accepted in person or through the mail in the form of credit/debit (convenience fee of 2.99% assessed for all card payments), or money order. No personal checks. Cash accepted at clerk's window ONLY. Do NOT send cash payments via mail.


Contact Info

OFFICE:  (716) 549-3707

FAX:  (716) 549-0940
No requests for adjournments will be accepted via fax. You must call the office during office hours.

EMAIL: The Justice Court does not correspond with the public via email.

Bail Info

Bail is the amount of money defendants must post to be released from custody until their trial. Bail is not a fine. It is not supposed to be used as punishment. The purpose of bail is simply to ensure that defendants will appear for trial and all pretrial hearings for which they must be present.

Dennis P. Glascott, Town Justice

1986–98; Village JusticeVillage of Angola, NY; Buffalo City CourtJudge (acting); Member, United States Coast Guard Auxiliary; Fire Fighter, Lake Erie Beach Volunteer Fire Department (Water Rescue Team) ...

Andrew Yusick, Prosecutor
Amanda Ciccarella, Court Clerk

Moira "Molly" Cooper

Moira Cooper, Town Justice

Moira "Molly" Cooper received her Juris Doctor from SUNY Buffalo Law School.  In March 2018 she became the Labor relations Specialist for the Wiliamsville Central School District, and held the same position for Erie 1 BOCES prior to this.

Activities and Societies: Editor, Buffalo Law Review; Executive Editor, Buffalo Public Interest Law Journal

Jennifer Farrell , Prosecutor
Jeanette Rodriques, Court Clerk