|| Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
| Office Phone Numbers
|| (973) 208-6129
| Office Staff Email
Elizabeth Mertz: email@example.com
Meg Dudas, firstname.lastname@example.org
Patty MacDonald, email@example.com
Municipal Court Judge: Peter A. Fico
Court Administrator: Elizabeth Mertz
Municipal Prosecutor: James LaSala
Public Defender: Daniel Agatino
We are an independent branch of government constitutionally entrusted with the fair and just resolution of disputes in order to preserve the rule of law and to protect the rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the United States and this state.
Municipal Court is considered a court of limited jurisdiction. The Court handles motor vehicle and traffic violations, fish and game, boating infractions, disorderly persons offenses, violations of municipal ordinances, other non-indictable offenses not within exclusive control of Superior Court, penalty enforcement, complementary methods of dispute resolution, and all other proceedings in which jurisdiction is granted by statute.
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