Can I contact the Atlantic County Family Court by phone?

The phone number for the Atlantic County Family Court is (609) 343-2350.

 

What type of cases does the Atlantic County Family Court handle?

The Family Court handles a wide variety of different cases, with numerous teams taking care of certain divisions. One team handles issues of both dissolution and non-dissolution, including divorce, nullity, child custody and parent visitation rights. This section of the Atlantic City family court deals primarily with issues regarding family separation.

 
Another section of the Atlantic City family court deals specifically with juvenile delinquency. Cases related to juvenile misconduct, including social investigation of the matter are also handled here.

 
The family court also handles cases with children that have been displaced from their homes.

 

Are there different family courts for Atlantic County and Atlantic City?

There is only one family court, located in Atlantic City, NJ, which serves the entire Atlantic County NJ population. If you have a case in family court you will need to travel to Atlantic City.

 

What Happens at the Atlantic County Superior Court?

The Atlantic County Superior Court handles felony criminal cases and civil cases that involve more than twenty five thousand dollars and misdemeanor or infraction appeals sent to the Superior Court by a District Court. Juries are often waived for civil cases, but in criminal cases a jury often hands down the verdict.

 

Can I contact the Atlantic County Superior Court by phone?

The phone number for the Atlantic County Superior Court is (609) 441-3330.

 

Where are the Atlantic County Courts?

The locations of Atlantic County Family Court, Atlantic City Family Court and Atlantic County Superior Court are all at 1201 Bacharach Blvd, Atlantic City, NJ 08401. The building hours of operation are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

 
The location of the Atlantic County Criminal Court is at 4997 Unami Blvd, Mays Landing, NJ 08330. The building hours of operation are 8:15 a.mm to 3:45p.m., Monday through Friday.

 
The location of the Hamilton Municipal Court is at 69101 13th St, Mays Landing, NJ 08330.

 

Do I need a lawyer in Atlantic County?

You do not need to have an attorney at your Atlantic City court hearing, however, it is strongly advised. At Cores & Associates, we are intimately familiar with the Atlantic County court system and have years of experience handling cases in Atlantic County. If you have more questions, please refer to the Atlantic County Courts Website for more extensive FAQ’s and information.