Newark Immigration Court

Newark Immigration Lawyer For Deportation/Removal Cases

If an individual is served with a Notice To Appear (NTA) in New Jersey, he/she will be summoned to appear at Immigration Court.  There are two immigration courts in New Jersey.  The courts fall under the jurisdiction of the Executive Office of Immigration Review (EOIR).

General Court Information
The physical address of the Court in Newark is located at 970 Broad Street, Newark, New Jersey 07102 inside the Peter Rodino Federal Building.  The individual courts are on the 11th Floor.  There are currently eight immigration judges in Newark.  They are:

  • Judge David Cheng
  • Judge Amit Chugh
  • Judge Leo A. Finston
  • Judge Shana Chen
  • Judge Arye S. Ranasinghe
  • Judge Ramin Rastegar
  • Judge Alberto Riefkohl
  • Judge Shifra Rubin

The Court Administrator is Ms. Charlene McLaughlin.

The Court Telephone Number is 973-645-3524.

The Court is open Monday through Thursday from 7am to 5pm and Friday 7:30am to 4:00pm.  Court window hours to accept flings in person are Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 4:00pm.

Ways to Stop Deportation or Removal
Our attorneys are licensed to practice before the Immigration Courts and are available to represent you.  Depending on the individual circumstances of your case and situation, we may be able to contest the case and/or apply for numerous forms of immigration relief including:

Request for Prosecutorial Discretion
Administrative Closure
Cancellation of Removal
Withholding of Removal
Relief Under the Torture Convention Act
Adjustment of Status
Voluntary Departure

Please contact our office to schedule an in-depth consultation to see how our attorneys can help you or someone you care about in immigration proceedings stay here.