Justice Court

The Village of Nassau Justice Court handles criminal matters, traffic infractions, small claims up to $3,000, civil matters, and village ordinance/code violations and evictions.

The court accepts payments by cash, certified check or money order. Money orders should be made payable to “Nassau Village Court”. We DO NOT accept personal checks.

The Justice Court and Court Clerk’s office are located at  40 Malden Street, Nassau, NY 12123.

The following link is to a website that provides detailed information on how a landlord can start a case against a tenant: http://www.nycourts.gov/courthelp/homes/LTstarting.shtml

*************Court Clerk hours will change as of 01/01/2020 (See below) ******************


Small Claims Form

Small Claims Handbook

Landlord’s Guide to Nonpayment Summary Proceedings

Landlord’s Forms Packet for Nonpayment Summary Proceedings



Village Justice
Michael Conway
(term ending 2021)

Acting Village Justice
Mark Greenberg


Village Court Clerk
Rena Peter

Village Court Officer
John Knight


Email: courtclerk@villageofnassau.org
Phone: (518) 766-3044, Ext 1
Fax: (518) 931-4238

Office hours
Tuesday evenings when court is in session. Tuesdays from 11:00AM – 1:00PM. Saturdays from 10AM-1PM

Upcoming Court Dates (Court starts at 6:30 PM)

12/21/19   Traffic

01/07/20  Criminal

01/21/20  Traffic

02/04/20  Criminal

02/11/20 Traffic

03/03/20 Criminal

03/17/20 Traffic

04/07/20  Criminal

04/21/20  Traffic