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. 

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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

716.439.6776