Salem Housing Court



The Northeast Housing Court serves many cities and towns of Essex and Middlesex Counties. For specific information about which session would serve you, please contact the Northeast Housing Court in Lawrence.


8:30 am-4:30 pm


There are metered lots, as well as paid parking garages available to the public. 

Public Transportation

The court is accessible by the Newburyport/Rockport line of the MBTA. The closest stop to the courthouse is Salem Station. The courthouse is also accessible by the following MBTA busses: Express Bus 450, Bus 451, Express Bus 455, Bus 456, Express Bus 459 and Bus 465.


If you received documents from the Courts or a third party, please check the documents to find that office or department. Otherwise, contact the ADA Coordinator below.

Cynthia Kappotis  
Phone: 978-689-7833
Fax: 978-689-7838

Jurors Only

Please call for details at 1-800-THE-JURY (1-800-843-5879).


No cell phones, or other electronic devices, including:

  • laptop or notebook computers,
  • computer tablets,
  • smartphones,
  • bluetooth and other similar devices.

(Exceptions: Employees, Police, Attorneys and Jurors)

Using cameras and electronic devices

More info

Judge's Lobby

Hon. Fairlie A. Dalton, First Justice

Clerk's Office
Jeffrey Hernandez (Acting), Clerk-Magistrate

Housing Specialist Department

Martha A. Buckley, Chief Housing Specialist


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