Published opinions and orders
Attorney General Legal Opinions
View New Jersey Attorney General formal opinions from 1949 to 2014.
Self help, legal research, general information
Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem County Law Libraries
View information about Cumberland, Gloucester, and Salem County Law Libraries including contacts, hours, and available materials and services.
Gloucester County Guardianship Information
View information about guardianship of minors in the Gloucester County Surrogate's Court.
Gloucester County Letters of Administration Information
View information about administration of an estate without a will in Gloucester County Surrogate's Court.
Gloucester County Probate Information
View information about probate of wills in Gloucester County Surrogate's Court.
Gloucester County Surrogate's Court Information
View answers to frequently asked questions about Gloucester County Surrogate's Court, including probate, wills, surety bonds, estates without a will, power of attorney, executors and administrators, accounting, and living trusts.
Legal Information Publications
Legal Services of New Jersey offers free publications and informational flyers about various legal issues including child abuse and neglect, expunging criminal records, divorce, domestic violence, landlord-tenant and general information about the court process.
Legal Information and Self Help Resources
Legal Services of New Jersey offers free legal information for self-represented parties about a variety of topics including housing, family, health care, benefits, jobs, debts, disability, immigration, education, taxes, crime, seniors, and courts in general. Search for information by keyword or browse by topic.
Legal Rights and the Court Process
A wide variety of resources are available, including legal information, legal research links, and fact sheets about civil rights. Legal information includes child support, landlord-tenant claims, small claims, violations bureau fine schedules, sentencing guidelines, and court procedure. Legal research links include court rules and government- and law-related links.
New Jersey Laws
Search New Jersey bills, laws, statutes, and Constitution. Information about the legislature and and legislative process is also available.
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Contact an Ombudsman
View information about the Court Ombudsman program, which answers questions about how the court system works and seeks to improve patron customer service. Contact information for your local Ombudsman, a link to public events, and a customer satisfaction survey are included.
Court Seminars and Public Events
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Complaints About Judges
The Advisory Committee on Judicial Conduct provides information about filing a complaint about a judge, a downloadable complaint form, answers to frequently asked questions, and records of judicial conduct proceedings by year since 2007.
Estate Tax Information
View information about New Jersey inheritance and estate taxation.
Legal aid, free services, lawyer referral
Gloucester County Lawyer Referral
The Gloucester County Bar Association offers a lawyer referral service by telephone or an online request form. An initial consultation for a small fee is available.
Legal Services of New Jersey offers free civil legal assistance to low-income residents. A statewide toll-free number and online request form, contact information for local offices in each county, and special statewide projects are included.
Attorney Discipline Information
The New Jersey Judiciary Office of Attorney Ethics provides information about filing a grievance against an attorney, answers to frequently asked questions, and online access to attorney discipline records since 1990. A link to online records of pending attorney discipline actions is also available.
Volunteer Lawyers for Justice offers free civil legal assistance to low-income residents. Contacts, case types, and descriptions of programs and legal clinics are included.
Forms and related information
Gloucester County Surrogate's Court Forms
View and download Gloucester County Surrogate's Court forms including fact sheet, renunciation, refunding bond and release, caveat, and order to show cause.
Self-Representation Forms and Instructions
View and download Civil, Criminal, Family, Child Support, Probation, Tax Court and other forms, kits, and instructions for people who do not have attorneys. General information about self-representation, tips downloading and filing forms, and links to additional resources are inlcuded.
Legal Practice Forms and Instructions
View and download Civil, Criminal, Family, Child Support, Tax Court and other forms created for use by attorneys. Detailed instructions for filling out the forms are not included; downloading instructions and general tips completing and filing forms are included.