Departments

Municipal Court

Court Administrator: Rose Ann Gohde

Chief Judge: Hon. Judge Michael A. Mongiello, C.J.M.C.

Judge: Hon. Judge Cataldo F. Fazio, J.M.C.

Location: Hoboken Municipal Court
100 Newark St.
Hoboken, NJ 07030
Phone: (201) 420-2120, 2121, 2123, 2125
Fax: (201) 420-2138

Hoboken Municipal Court conducts business on the first floor of City Hall. Court is in session on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday beginning at 9 am. Night court is held on Tuesday evening starting at 6 pm. For all court appearances we recommend that you arrive as early as possible.
For your convenience our payment windows (on the ground floor of City Hall) open at 8 am and stay open every weekday until 4 pm. Tuesday we have extended hours until 9pm.

Municipal Court

Hours
Day Court: Starts at 9 am Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
Night Court: Starts at 6 pm Tuesday evening

Payments
In Person: Windows are open on weekdays from 8 am – 4 pm on the ground floor of City Hall. Windows are open on Tuesday until 9 pm for your convenience.
Online: Pay your tickets online

Office of Public Defender

The office of Public Defender operates from City Hall, and is headed by Esther Milsted. If you have any questions please contact our office at (201) 420-2012.

The Office of Public Defender renders legal advice, counseling and representation to all eligible defendants in the Hoboken Municipal Court and may represent eligible defendants charged with non indictable offenses involving gambling in the Superior Court of Hudson County. This office can also appeal any conviction or sentence where an appeal is warranted in the opinion of the Municipal Public Defender. Neither the Public Defender nor their staff shall be obligated to offer any legal advice or representation to any person for any matter other than those specified above.

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