Michael P. Kearns

Michael P. Kearns
Erie County Clerk

Michael P. Kearns was sworn in as the Erie County Clerk on December 5, 2017. A life-long resident of South Buffalo, Michael “Mickey” Kearns graduated from Bishop Timon High School. He earned an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal Studies from Erie Community College and Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Canisius College. He has served as an elected official since 2006 as the South District Council Member in the City of Buffalo and in 2012 was elected New York State Assemblyman to represent the 142nd District (then the 145th district). As Erie County Clerk, he prioritizes excellent customer service while efficiently and effectively serving the people of Erie County.

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What's Happening in the County Clerk's Office
Erie County Clerk Mickey Kearns and Mercy Hospital Team Up To Offer Free “Heart Healthy” Auto Bureau Blood Pressure Screenings First screening will kick-off American Heart Month in February   What does the...
ERIE COUNTY CLERK MICKEY KEARNS ANNOUNCES  ‘NEIGHBORHOOD FORECLOSURE A.L.E.R.T PROGRAM’   New initiative from County Clerk’s Office to help combat and prevent ‘zombie’ properties in Erie County     Erie County, NY...
Friday, December 22nd 2017, County Clerk Mickey Kearns announced changes to the pistol permit application process. The Erie County Pistol Permit Office is experiencing a higher than average volume of customers, due to the NY SAFE Act’s re-certification deadline. Effective immediately, those wishing...
IMPORTANT NOTICE PISTOL PERMIT RE-CERTIFICATION DEADLINE FAST APPROACHING! Kearns makes re-certification stations available at Erie County Clerk’s Office   BUFFALO-    Erie County Clerk Michael P. Kearns is announcing that computer stations...
Effective September 1, 2017 e-filed documents in Erie County will be available immediately for online public viewing through the New York State Court Electronic Filing system. Unsealed documents were previously visible only after the issuance of an Index Number. After September 1, all documents...
Reminding Motorists that April is Donate Life Month
Erie County, NY– The Erie County Clerk’s Office is again teaming up with Unyts and the New York Alliance for Donation (NYAD) during Donate Life Month to increase enrollment in the New York State Donate Life Registry. Donate Life Month is a national month-long observance aimed at raising public...
Do you need A copy of a Public Record like a deed or a Mortgage? Head on over to our new Online Record Request page and select the Online Request Form to submit your request today! General Rules for Requesting...