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Directions to the Justice Center:


Presiding Judge, Honorable Elizabeth K Allen

Term Ends: December 31st, 2026


Municipal Court Clerk's Office
Monday-Friday 8AM-5PM
[email protected]
(505) 662-8025


To view County Ordinances:  Municipal Code

The Los Alamos Municipal Court is a Court of Limited Jurisdiction operating within the New Mexico Municipal Court System.  The Court is an independent branch of government constitutionally entrusted with the fair and just resolution of disputes in order to attain justice for the individual and society through the rule of law.  The Municipal Court handles traffic, DWI, animal control and other violations of Municipal Code.  The Municipal Court is established by the County Charter, as authorized and required by state law.  The Court has jurisdiction over petty misdemeanors created by the County Council in the form of ordinances collected in the County code and violated within the boundaries of Los Alamos County.

Magistrate Court is a State Court, separate from the Los Alamos Municipal Court, and can be reached at (505) 662-2727.