All GRAND jurors must report at the time and date indicated on the summons you received in the mail.  All TRIAL and TOWN AND VILLAGE jurors are on 'telephone standby' and should report to court ONLY when instructed.  Please review the reporting instructions below and call 1-518-285-6188 to hear a recorded message with further reporting instructions.


These instructions are updated weekly on Mondays.



The Commissioner of Jurors thanks all jurors for your time, cooperation and contribution to our system of justice.


We never call and ask you for personal information.  NEVER give out personal information over the telephone.

General Information:

Office Hours: The Commissioner of Jurors is generally in the office on MONDAYS ONLY during normal business hours.  Periodically the office is open other times during the week depending on the court schedule.  Messages are checked frequently and calls are returned as soon as possible.


Absence of Emergency: If illness or emergency prevents you from reporting, please call at 518-548-3211 after 9:30 am on the day you are to report.

Accessibility: If you have a disability and need accommodation, call 518-548-3211 or 1-800-662-1220 for relay call.

Court Hours: Court normally operates from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm., with a lunch hour and breaks throughout the day.  Court sessions rarely continue beyond 5:00 pm. 

Electronics: Cell phones and other electronic devices may be used in the jury assembly rooms and other waiting areas.  They must be turned off during jury selection and trial. 

Meals: There is a mid-day lunch break everyday.  There are several locations to eat within 10 miles of the Courthouse.  Court staff will be able to assist with directions and hours upon request.

Parking/Transportation: The court does not pay for transportation fares, parking fees or parking violations.  Free Parking is available in the vicinity of the Courthouse.

Security: Court Officers are stationed throughout the court.  Members of the public must pass through a magnetometer to enter.  Please arrive early and allow extra time for this process.

Court Locations

Hamilton County Courthouse

102 County View Drive

Lake Pleasant NY 12108

Trial Jurors report to Upper Level

Grand Jurors report to Upper Level

Town/Village Jurors check your summons for instructions and reporting address

Commissioner of Jurors

Sadie Wilt

Hamilton County Commissioner of Juror

P.O. Box 701

Lake Pleasant NY 12108

Phone: 518-285-6188

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