Town of
Lake Pleasant
Courts

Katie Smith

518-548-3625
4 years
Biography:
Lake Pleasant has two justices who preside over its court. Each justice is responsible for half of each month, and both are on call to conduct arraignments on a 24-hour basis, seven days a week. Court is in session every Tuesday evening at 7:00 p.m., and every fourth Tuesday afternoon at 2:00 p.m. to hear matters handled by the District Attorney.

Town Courts are local courts with original jurisdiction over all traffic and criminal matters occurring within the town’s borders. They also have jurisdiction over small claims matters, with a limit of $3,000.
 
Justice Smith has served since Jan. 1, 2016.