The Division of Law (DOL) serves as primary legal counsel for New Jersey state government. Generally speaking, this work takes three forms: by providing legal advice to the state’s departments and agencies, by defending the state in civil litigation, and by bringing civil lawsuits against individuals, corporations, and other entities that violate the law and harm New Jersey and its residents. Staffed by nearly 500 attorneys, DOL’s responsibilities cover a broad swath of legal issues, including those involving banking, child protection, corrections, education, environmental, finance, health, insurance, taxation, and transportation matters.
Attention Process Servers
Pursuant to the order of the New Jersey Supreme Court
signed, April 7, 2020, all summons and complaints must be
served electronically to: NJAG.ElectronicService.CivilMatters@law.njoag.gov
State Board of Medical Examiners Temporarily Suspends Medical License of Central Jersey Physician Who Concealed, Harbored, and Exploited Two Undocumented Women from India as Household Servants
For Immediate Release: September 22, 2023 Office of the Attorney General- Matthew J. Platkin, Attorney GeneralDivision of Consumer Affairs- Cari Fais, Acting DirectorDivision of Law- Michael T.G. Long, DirectorFor Further Information: Media Inquiries-Lisa...
Attorney General Platkin Announces Applications Now Being Accepted for 2024 Attorney General’s “Honors Program”
Unique two-year program offers recent law school graduates and newly admitted lawyers the opportunity to start their legal careers in public serviceFor Immediate Release: September 13, 2023 Office of the Attorney General- Matthew J. Platkin, Attorney GeneralFor...
Five Indicted by State Grand Jury in Scheme to Burglarize Medical Offices, Steal Prescription Pads, Fraudulently Obtain Opioid Cough Syrup
For Immediate Release: August 16, 2023 Office of the Attorney GeneralOffice of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor- Al Garcia, Interim Insurance Fraud ProsecutorFor Further Information: Media Inquiries-Dan ProchiloOAGpress@njoag.govTRENTON — The Office of the Attorney...
The Division of Law is interested in procuring a method to efficiently keep track of their court case load by automating the calendaring process for 70 users by using already established electronic rules for filing dates and documents.