Corporation Counsel

Corporation Counsel

Allen Miskell
Corporation Counsel

Deputy Counsel
David Haylett
Jason Cafarella

Lockport Municipal Building
One Locks Plaza
Lockport, New York 14094

Office

716.439.6776

The City of Lockport’s Corporation Counsel serves as the city’s legal representive in court and other matters of law. The corporation counsel handles all legal papers, contracts and other legal instruments, and is tasked with reviewing any action taken on behalf of or against the city or its representatives. 

Recent News

Water Bid Notice 2023

NOTICE TO BIDDERS Sealed proposals shall be received by the undersigned at City Clerk’s office, Lockport Municipal Building, One Locks Plaza, Lockport, NY until 2 pm, February 9, 2023 at which time and place they will be publicly opened and read, for Water Meters in...

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Code Blue 1/24/23 through 1/31/23

Code Blue will continue to be in effect from Tuesday, January 24, 2023 through Tuesday, January 31st. Overnight temperatures are forecast below freezing throughout the period.  Mayor Roman has called for Code Blue to continue through 8 am on Tuesday, January 31, 2023....

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Code Blue 1/20/23 through 1/24/23

Code Blue will be in effect from Friday January 20, 2023 through Monday, Tuesday, January 24th.   Overnight temperatures are forecast below freezing throughout the period.  Mayor Roman has called for Code Blue to continue through 8 am on Tuesday, January 24, 2023. Any...

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Corporation Counsel

Laura Miskell Benedict
Corporation Counsel

Deputy Counsel
Pat McGrath
Jason Cafarella

Lockport Municipal Building
One Locks Plaza
Lockport, New York 14094

Office

716.439.6670