General information about representing yourself in court, what the court can and cannot do for you, contact information, brochures, forms and kits. The New Jersey Judiciary prepared these materials for individuals who choose to represent themselves in some legal matters.
Learn more about typical small claims that can and can't be filed. Also learn how to file a claim.
Special Civil is a court where you may sue someone (the defendant) to collect an amount of money up to $15,000 that you believe is owed to you. Learn how to file a claim, including Who, What, and Where.
Typical complaints between landlords and tenants and how to file a complaint.
Filing an ethics complaint against a lawyer.
Filing a fee arbitration complaint against a lawyer.
A nonprofit law firm. We offer free legal help in civil (non-criminal) cases for low-income residents of Mercer, Middlesex and Union Counties. If you have a legal problem and cannot afford an attorney, Central Jersey Legal Services is here to help.
Self-Help guide to divorce in New Jersey. Call 732-572-9100 ext. 375