Town Court

Honorable Christopher Laver (Temporarily Assigned)



(315) 862-7093


(518) 548-8005


P.O. Box 16 Hoffmeister, NY 13353

Joseph Rathbun, Town Justice



Mailing Address

P.O. Box 16 Hoffmeister, NY 13353

Michelle Freeman, Court Clerk

Phone & Fax

Phone: 315-826-7093
Fax: 315-266-4425

Physical Address

733 State Route 8 Hoffmeister, NY 13353

Mailing Address

PO Box 59
Hoffmeister, NY 13353

Court Time

Court is in session the last two Thursdays every month @ 4:30PM

Town Of Morehouse Justice

The Town of Morehouse Justice will preside over the court and is elected for a four year term.

Town courts have jurisdiction over any and all criminal matters occurring within the towns borders.
This includes original jurisdiction over any and all traffic matters.
The town court has jurisdiction over small claims matters with a limit of $3,000.00

Town Of Morehouse Justice

Vehicle and Traffic Law

Small Claims

Penal Law

Domestic Violence Cases

Local Laws and Ordinances

Criminal Procedure Law

Alcohol Beverage Control Law

Real Property Actions and Proceedings Law

Parks and Recreation Law

Environmental Conservation Law

Navigation Law

Contract Law

Civil Practice Law and Rules