Court cannot be rescheduled the day before or the day of your Court date.
Please be advised that due to the COVID-19 pandemic there are NO in-person court appearances scheduled at this time. All court sessions are being held virtually using the meeting application ZOOM. If you have a mandatory court appearance summons OR would like to contest your ticket or complaint please contact the Mount Laurel Municipal Court staff to receive instructions on appearing virtually. You will need to provide a valid email address and telephone number in order to be scheduled for virtual court. If you do not have an email address, please contact the court staff to make other arrangements.
2021 MUNICIPAL COURT DATES
Mount Laurel Municipal Court
100 Mount Laurel Road
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
COURT GENERAL INFORMATION:
The Mount Laurel Municipal Court Administrator’s Office business hours are Monday through Friday between 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM. Municipal Court sessions are held the second, third and fourth Tuesdays of each month and the first, third and fourth Wednesday of each month at 8:30 AM.
All court matters must be scheduled in advance and it is recommended that you carefully review your court documents. Traffic tickets contain printed information on either the front or back concerning penalty payments, plea and court scheduling. Criminal and other matters have court dates assigned on the face of the complaint. When calling to inquire about your court matter it is vital that you have your ticket and/or summons number available. The Court payment window accepts cash, check, money order and all credit/debit cards (except American Express). To make a traffic ticket or traffic time payment via the internet or for information regarding penalty amounts and/or points log onto www.njmcdirect.com. Credit card payments CANNOT be accepted over the phone.
Cases concerning posting bail must be addressed in person at either the Court Office or Police Department.
COURT CANNOT BE RESCHEDULED THE DAY BEFORE OR THE DAY OF YOUR COURT DATE.
Mediation is also scheduled through the Municipal Court and is held on the second Wednesday of each month starting at 7:00 PM. The Mediation dispute resolution program is sponsored by the County of Burlington and is extremely successful in solving most neighborhood disputes.
If you have a dispute and would like to schedule a Mediation session please print the Mediation Information Intake form by clicking on the link below. Complete the form and submit it to the Court Administrator’s Office during normal business hours in order to be scheduled for our Mediation program. ( link for mediation form here)
OTHER HELPFUL PHONE NUMBERS:
Judge: Hon. Peter C. Lange, Jr.,
Prosecutor: Matthew Weng, Esq.
Public Defender: Daniel Rosenberg, Esq.
Court Administrator: Valerie Brothers
Deputy Court Administrators: Rhonda Clayton, Judith Metzger
Traffic Violations and Fines
Visit our Online Traffic Ticket Payment System
Have questions for the court?
Click HERE to email the Court Administrator.
Directions to the Courthouse
From the New Jersey Turnpike:
Follow the NJTP to Exit #4 which will bring you onto Route 73 North. Follow Route 73 North until you see signs for Route 38 East. Exit onto Route 38 East and continue until you see the Moorestown Mall on the right side of the road. Approximately SIX traffic lights past the Moorestown Mall you will see a Gas Station on the right side of the roadway. This is Mount Laurel Road. Turn right onto Mount Laurel Road and continue down about 1/4 mile and the Municipal Court is on the left-hand side.
From I-295 South:
Take Exit 40 for Route 38 West. Continue following Route 38 West for three traffic lights. Mount Laurel Road will be the third traffic light – take the “all turns” exit and cross over Route 38. Once you cross Route 38 the Municipal Court will be approximately ¼ mile down the road on the left-hand side.
From I-295 North:
Take Exit 40B for Route 38 West. Follow directions above.