Borough of Highlands, NJ
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Municipal Court

Contact:   Court Administrator, Sonia K. Paxtor, CMCA  spaxtor@ahnj.com

Phone:     732-291-3325 
Location:  100 First Ave, Atlantic Highlands, NJ 07716

Municpal Court Office Hours: Monday through Friday 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

Court Sessions are held on the first and third Tuedays of every month at 3:00pm.


The Municipal Court's core values are Independence, Integrity, Fairness and Quality of Service. Municipal Courts are statutory courts of limited jurisdiction. Proceedings include all matters within their statutory jurisdiction including:

  • Disorderly Persons Offenses
  • Petty Disorderly Persons Offenses
  • Motor Vehicle Violations
  • County and Municipal Ordinance Offenses
  • Fish & Game Violations
  • Boating Law Violations and all other proceedings in which jurisdiction is granted.

Highlands Municipal Court 's Staff

Muncipal Judge - Thomas J. Smith III
Municipal Court Administrator - Sonia K. Paxtor