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Legal Resources: Represent Yourself in Court

This guide provides a sampling of the materials available on this subject. To view more visit the library or browse the catalog.

Judiciary Self-Help Resource Centers

 Staff members are available to offer information on court processes and procedures, respond to questions and provide direction on forms and packets for self-represented litigants.  They handle requests and inquiries on an individual basis as well as in small group settings. Staff in Judiciary Self-Help Resource Centers cannot provide legal advice.

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Represent Yourself in Court

Books Not to Miss

Divorce in New Jersey

LSNJLAW Divorce in New Jersey: A Self-Help Guide
(Clicking here will take you to the legal services of New Jersey web site)
Note: Divorce forms kits are also available in the Atlantic County Superior Court (law library 3rd floor) or the Cape May County Courthouse Law Libraries.

Please see this website for some FAQs  http://www.judiciary.state.nj.us/atlantic/dissolution.htm 

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