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Family Division Reassignments

Effective February 18, 2020, the Judicial Assignments are as follows:

PRE-JUDGMENT – Dissolution (FM) Motions and Trials
Docket Nos. Judge Team Leader Room # Phone #
01-28 Melchionne Kurt Schoening 265 201-221-0700, Ext. 25237
29-53 Guida Laura Mezza 260 201-221-0700, Ext. 25241
54-60 Gallina-Mecca Loretta Little 340 201-221-0700, Ext. 25303
61-90 DiBiasi Loretta Little 340 201-221-0700, Ext. 25303
91-100 Gallina-Mecca Loretta Little 340 201-221-0700, Ext. 25303

POST-JUDGMENT – Motions and Plenary Hearings

 

Docket Nos. Judge Team Leader Room # Phone #
01-05 Melchionne Kurt Schoening 265 201-221-0700, Ext. 25237
06-15 Guida Laura Mezza 260 201-221-0700, Ext. 25241
16-25 DiBiasi Loretta Little 340 201-221-0700, Ext. 25303
26-31 Gallina-Mecca Loretta Little 340 201-221-0700, Ext. 25303
32-39 Francois Anna Skokowska 159 201-221-0700, Ext. 25305
40-55 Medina Anna Skokowska 159 201-221-0700, Ext. 25205
56-68 Janeczko Tracey Andolini 102 201-221-0700, Ext. 25268
69-80 Steinhart Kurt Schoening 163 201-221-0700, Ext. 25137
81-86 Remson Anna Skokowska 159 201-221-0700, Ext. 25225
87-100 Antoniewicz Kurt Schoening 163 201-221-0700, Ext. 25237
In Addition, the Judges will hear the following matters:

Judge Melchionne (Room 265) back-up for all case matters; all ISCs; SASPA

Judge Bottinelli (Room 113) back-up for all case matters; ISCs

Judge DiBiasi (Room 338) ISCs

Judge Guida (Room 262) back-up Juvenile

Judge Francois (Room 152) Juvenile; CIC ½ South; SIJs; CSE (Friday per monthly calendar); back-up FD

Judge Janeczko (Room 108) FV calendar; CSE (Friday per monthly calendar); back-up FD; Weapons;

Judge Mecca (Room 336) CIC North; CSE (Friday, per monthly calendar); back-up FV

Judge Medina (Room 317) FV Calendar; CSE (Wednesday per monthly calendar); back-up Weapons and Contempts

Judge Remson (Room 354) Contempts; TPR; ½ CIC South, CSE (Monday – every other); back-up FV

Judge Steinhart (Room 503) FD ¾ Calendar; HO Appeals (1:30 p.m. Monday & Wednesday); CSE (Wednesday per monthly Calendar); back-up FO

Judge Antoniewicz (Room 501) FD ¼ Calendar; TPR; CSE (Monday – every other); back-up FV

Judge Mizdol, AJ (Room 426) FC Summary Hearings

Team Leaders for Judge Remson, Judge Medina and Judge Janeczko for Domestic Violence and FO Contempts are Tracey Andolini and Kelly Miressi. They are located in Room 102 and may be reached at 201-221-0700, Ext. 25185.

Team Leader for Judge Mizdol, Judge Mecca, Judge Antoniewicz, Judge Remson and Judge Francois for CIC matters is Jessica Mulligan. She is located in Room 355 and may be reached at 201-221-0700, Ext. 25216.

Team Leader for Judge Francois for Juvenile matters is Anna Skokowska. She is located in Room 159, and may be reached at 201-221-0700, Ext. 25205.

The Judge hearing the FM matter will ordinarily hear FD and FV actions that occur while a Dissolution action is pending. DV Hearing Officers will hear requests for Temporary Restraining Orders in Room 102. Child Support Hearing Officers will conduct their hearings in Room 161. HO APPEALS ON TUESDAYS AND WEDNESDAYS AND DV APPEALS WILL BE HEARD ON ROTATION.

All pleadings requiring a fee are to be filed with the Finance Division – Room 119. Non-fee pleadings may be filed in Room 163.