Notice for Personal Service

The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) remains open for business. Consistent with the goal of the “New York State on Pause” Executive Orders and the Administrative Orders issued by the New York State Unified Court System to maintain social distancing, and for the health and safety of all, we are encouraging parties to effect personal service by mail through the procedure set forth in CPLR 312-a. Please use the following addresses for personal service by mail upon the OAG:

New York City Office of the NYS Attorney General 28 Liberty St., 15th Floor New York, NY 10021 ATTN: Managing Attorney’s Office/Personal Service

Albany Office of the Attorney General The Capitol Albany, NY 12224-0341 ATTN: A&O/Personal Service

Or the Regional Office Closest to You Regional Offices

For all emergency applications, please email the application to AND call the Managing Attorney’s Office main line at 212-416-6157.

This temporary modification does not alter the requirements of the personal service on a state agency or a state officer or employee sued in his or her individual capacity.

If you have procedural questions regarding service upon the OAG, please call the MAO at 212-416-6517 or visit the OAG webpage.

*This notice may be revised and updated. Please check the OAG webpage regularly.