Division of Law

Division of Law

Division of Law

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.

Recent News
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

Process Servers – Full Document rev. 5/19/21
Order Permitting Electronic Service of Process on the State of New Jersey

AG Platkin Leads Multistate Coalition Urging Apple to Take Practical Steps to Protect Consumers’ Reproductive Health Information on Apple App Store in the Wake of U.S. Supreme Court Dobbs Decision

Letter to Apple CEO Highlights Security Gaps Posing Risks to Privacy & Safety of App UsersFor Immediate Release: November 21, 2022 Office of the Attorney General- Matthew J. Platkin, Attorney GeneralDivision of Law- Michael T.G. Long, DirectorFor Further...

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Notices

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.

Please click here for details and to submit a quote.

 

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