Municipal Court

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Montclair Municipal Court will be conducting court in a virtual setting for all motor vehicle matters.

Local ordinance and disorderly persons offenses will be addressed at a future time. 

Please go to the sign-up form to sign up for a video court session which will be conducted using the Zoom video conferencing app.

The Municipal Court office schedules cases for hearings, accepts bail, and maintains records of criminal and traffic tickets for attorneys, defendants, residents, and the general public.

Joseph C. Angelo, Esq., Municipal Judge
Peter D. Russo, Esq.
, Municipal Public Defender

Donna Bennion, Court Administrator
973-509-4774

Violations Bureau Hours:
Monday through Friday
8:30am to 3:30pm

Court Hours:
Traffic: Tuesday at 4:30pm
Criminal: Thursday at 9:30am
Wednesday Court session: 9:30 a.m.