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New Hampshire High Profile Case Information
View New Hampshire high profile criminal and civil case records by date and party names.
Dockets, calendars, and other information about court cases
Superior Court Daily Docket
View Superior Court daily dockets by county. Dockets are current as of 4:00 p.m. the prior day.
Published opinions and orders
Superior Court Orders
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Superior Court Administrative Orders
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Business and Commercial Dispute Docket Orders
View orders of the Business and Commercial Dispute docket in Superior Court by date, docket number, case name, and issues decided.
Attorney General Legal Opinions
View New Hampshire Attorney General legal opinions from 1997 to 2011.
Self help, legal research, general information
Drug and Mental Health Courts
View information about Drug and Mental Health Courts available in some Superior Courts and Circuit Court District Divisions that provide treatment programs in lieu of jail for some offenders. Links to locations and resources are provided.
Legal Information by Topic
View answers to frequently asked questions about the New Hampshire court system and procedures, arranged alphabetically by topic.
New Hampshire Court Rules
View New Hampshire court rules including rules for Superior Court and Circuit Court, Rules of Evidence, and Rules of Professional Conduct.
Legal Information and Legal Resources
New Hampshire Legal Aid offers legal information and related resources, including an online library with links to information about domestic violence, bankruptcy, civil rights, consumer, education, employment, family law, housing, taxation, and veterans' issues. A link to the Legal Advice and Referral Center is included.
Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
View domestic violence legal information and links for assistance, including organizations offering advice and other forms of support.
Search the New Hampshire Judicial Branch's Self-Help Center, which provides self-help videos and links to a variety legal sources, including: starting a case, preparing for court, types and locations of courts, legal topics, forms, legal services, alternatives to court, laws, court rules, and a glossary of legal terms.
Alternative Dispute Resolution
View information about mediation and arbitration, which can help parties resolve disputes without going to court. Links to individual court mediation programs, forms, and answers to frequently asked questions are provided.
View information about the HomeHelpNH program, which offers assistance to people having difficulty paying their mortgates. Links to information, counseling, legal assistance, and additional state and federal resources are included.
Business Court Information
View information about the Business and Commercial Dispute Docket, a specialized part of Superior Court that handles complex business cases. Information about Business Court Mediation is included.
Superior Court Information
View information about Superior Court, including types of cases handled, judges' assignments, court programs, locations, rules, and other resources.
Circuit Court District Division Domestic Violence Information
View and download a detailed manual with information about domestic violence protocols and procedure in Circuit Court District Division.
New Hampshire Law Library
View information about the New Hampshire Law Library, including an online catalog, a description of services and materials available to the public, and links to online legal research resources.
Find Your New Hampshire Court
Locate New Hampshire courts by court type, county, division, or alphabetically by town name.
New Hampshire Revised Statutes
Search New Hampshire Revised Statutes by keyword or phrase, or browse the index of titles online.
Legal aid, free services, lawyer referral
Free and Low-Cost Legal Assistance
Find links to organizations that offer free or low-cost legal services to eligible residents throughout the state.
Lawyer Referral Service
The Lawyer Referral Service of the New Hampshire Bar Association assists individuals in finding lawyers to meet their specific legal needs.
Reduced Fee Program For Legal Assistance
The New Hampshire Bar Association offers referrals to lawyers who agree to provide legal services for a reduced fee to income-eligible clients.
Free Legal Assistance
The New Hampshire Bar Association offers links to free legal services, including LawLine, a telephonic advice line, and the Pro Bono Program, which provides legal representation for eligible clients.
Complaints Against Attorneys and Judicial Officers
The New Hampshire Bar Association provides procedural and contact information in order to file a complaint against an attorney, judge, court-assigned counsel or court staff.
Low-Cost Limited Legal Representation
Community Legal Services offers low-cost "unbundled" legal services in which lawyers provide some services to self-represented parties for a smaller fee than full representation. Services may include advice about the case, document preparation, coaching, court appearances for difficult parts of the case, and other tasks as agreed.
Free Legal Advice and Referral Services
The Legal Advice and Referral Center provides free legal services to low-income residents in the areas of family law, benefits and welfare, and housing. Services include legal advice by phone, referrals to other free legal assistance programs, and self-help resources.
New Hampshire Attorney Disciplinary System
The New Hampshire Supreme Court provides direction on how to file a grievance against an attorney. Information includes an explanation of the system, procedural steps, answers to frequently asked questions, prior disciplinary decisions, and links to necessary filing forms.
Attorney Discipline Decisions
Search public attorney discipline decisions by attorney name, year, complaining party, docket number and type of sanction or warning issued.
Free and Low-Cost Legal Aid
View information from the New Hampshire Access to Justice Commission about organizations that provide legal advice and representation to low-income residents for non-criminal cases. Descriptions of available services are included.
The New Hampshire Department of Justice offers information about consumer protection, identity theft, mortgage foreclosure, elder abuse and financial fraud. A Consumer Protection Hotline number is provided, in addition to links for forms, publications, and alerts in a variety of languages.
Indigent Defense Information
The Office of Cost Containment offers information about defendants' eligibility for court-appointed counsel, and responsibility for repayment to the state.
View information about the New Hampshire Public Defender Program, which provides legal representation for indigent defendants facing possible incarceration, including delinquency cases.
Forms and related information
Superior Court Forms
View and download Superior Court forms including civil equity, criminal, domestic relations, and general forms.