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

Justice Court



 Due to inclement weather, the court calendars scheduled for Tuesday, February 13, 2024 are cancelled. If you were scheduled for the 1pm criminal calendar you will receive a notice in the mail with your new date. Please contact the court if you have not received your new date by Friday. The 12pm Town Code calendar is rescheduled to Tuesday, February 27, 2024 @ 12pm.


Hon. Rhoda Schoenberger

Hon. Djinsad Desir

Melinda Mallia, Chief Court Clerk


Contact Us


Phone: (845)357-5100 x 902

Fax: (845) 481-9251



Court Calendars




February 6, 2024 @ 6pm
February 21, 2024 @ 1pm
March 13, 2024 @ 1pm
March 19, 2024 @ 6pm
March 26, 2024 @ 6pm
March 27, 2024 @ 1pm





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:


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 Small Claims Information Form

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