Municipal Court

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Scotch Plains Municipal Court

430 Park Avenue Map

Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

(908) 322-6700 ext. 216

Fax: (908) 322-0680


Court is in session two Wednesdays per month as scheduled by the judge at 9:00 am


Hon. Kelly A. Waters - Judge

Martha Marino - Certified Court Administrator

Michael Marcus - Prosecutor

Gavin Handwerker - Public Defender



9:00 a.m. - first appearances

10:00 a.m. - contested with attorney representation

11:00 a.m. - Public Defender cases (third Wednesday only)

12:00 p.m. - contested pro se (without attorney) A-L

1:00 p.m. - contested pro se (without attorney) M-Z


Upcoming Court Dates



March 7

March 21 (PD)

April 4

April 18 (PD)

May 2 

May 16 (PD)

June 13

June 27 (PD)


Violation Bureau Hours:

Monday  through Friday 8:30 am – 3:30 pm


Citizen Complaints will be taken

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays

9:00 am- 3:00pm

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