Town of Ramapo, New York
Questions? call: 845-357-5100

Justice Court

 

JUSTICE COURT

 

Hon. Rhoda Schoenberger

Hon. David Fried

Hon. Djinsad Desir

Melinda Mallia, Chief Court Clerk

 

Contact Us

Email: court@ramapo.org

Phone: (845)357-5100 x 902

Fax: (845)369-3424

 

MASKS ARE REQUIRED IN THE COURTROOM

 

Court Calendars

MAY 2022

JUNE 2022

 

Available Civil Dates for new matters

 

May 18, 2022

1:00pm

May 25, 2022

1:00pm

June 7, 2022

5:30pm

June 14, 2022

5:30pm

June 21, 2022

5:30pm

 

SMALL CLAIMS

 

Small Claims matters are lawsuits where the Plaintiff is seeking money damages in an amount not to exceed $3,000.00. Information and guidance on the filing of Small Claims matters can be found at: https://nycourts.gov/courthelp//pdfs/SmallClaimsHandbook.pdf

 

If you would like to file a Small Claims matter in the Ramapo Justice Court you must complete the SMALL CLAIMS INFORMATION FORM. This form can be filed at the Court window between 9am and 4pm on any non-holiday business day. You may download and complete the form prior to coming to the Court window to save time. Filing fees are due at the time of filing.

 

Small Claims Filing Fees:

$10 for claims up to $1,000.

$15 for claims between $1,001 and $3,000.

 

Note: The Defendant must reside or work within the Town of Ramapo. If you are unsure if this is the proper Court to file with, please contact the Court with the Defendant’s address to confirm.

 

If you would like to start a Small Claims matter, you must complete the Complaint Form and Small Claims Information Form. Information about next steps are contained on the Small Claims Information Form.

Please call the Justice Court at 845-357-5100 x245 with any questions about Small Claims matters