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Borough of Emerson Municipal Court

Location: 146 Linwood Avenue, Emerson, NJ 07630
Phone: (201) 262-6058
Fax: (201) 262-1256
Business Hours: Monday, Thursday & Friday, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm,
Tuesday & Wednesday, 9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Court Schedule: Court sessions are typically held on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month at 3:00 PM, and as scheduled by the court. Only one session is scheduled during each of the months of July, August, November and December.
Court Administrator: Laurel Carnazza, 201-262-6086, x208
Judge: Hon. Francis J. Leddy Jr.
Court Code: 0214, B15

Emerson, New Jersey Municipal and Traffic Court Law Firm

Borough of EmersonDo you have an upcoming Emerson Municipal Court matter? Don’t underestimate the potential consequences, even if it appears to be a minor issue, like careless driving, driving while suspended or improper passing. These types of municipal court offenses present challenges and consequences that can be more serious than you know.

If you already have a criminal record or points on your license, you may be facing jail time or loss of your license. If you rely on a commercial driver’s license for work, a guilty plea can be especially harsh. These and other circumstances will determine the impact your municipal or traffic court matter will have on your personal and professional life. The attorneys at the Reinartz Law Firm can offer you the guidance and counsel to determine whether you’re looking at severe penalties and help you fight to eliminate or minimize them.

Borough of Emerson Municipal Court

The city’s municipal court is located in the Emerson Borough Hall on the second floor.

Business hours are limited throughout the week, as the court administrator leaves by 12:30 on Tuesdays and Wednesdays to work in Old Tappan court. The court deals predominantly with disorderly persons and traffic offenses. Some common municipal court cases include the following charges:

  • Drunk driving / DUI
  • Careless driving
  •  Reckless driving
  • Improper passing
  • Leaving the scene of an accident
  • Unlicensed driver
  • Uninsured driver
  • Shoplifting
  • Marijuana possession
  • Juvenile matters
  • Simple assault
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Neighbor disputes

Emerson Municipal court handles an average of about 45 disorderly persons offenses & 65 traffic violations monthly.

About The Reinartz Law Firm

Richard Reinartz defends clients in municipal courts throughout New Jersey and Bergen County. He has earned various honors and has been recognized by his peers for professionalism and ethical, dedicated lawyering. Our firm is dedicated to each and every client we represent. We understand the significance of your case and how it can disrupt your life. We work diligently to ensure that doesn’t happen.

Contact The Reinartz Law Firm

Every case is unique. To best manage your Emerson Municipal Court matter, call us for a consultation with an attorney. Call 201-289-8614 or contact us online for legal counsel.