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

Press Release from Mayor Michelle Roman (Oct. 17)

Allport Named as Fourth Ward Representative

Lockport Mayor Michelle Roman has named Debra Allport to replace Kelly Van De Mark as the city’s Fourth Ward representative, effective Oct. 23. Van De Mark, who is moving to the town of Lockport, recently resigned her council position. Mayor Roman, who must appoint a...

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Press Release from Mayor Michelle Roman (Oct. 17)

Still Looking for Your STAR Check?

The Assessor's Office has received several calls from residents asking if their STAR checks have been mailed out. lf your primary residence has remained the same since March 2015 you most likely do not receive a STAR check in the mail. lnstead, the STAR exemption has...

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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