Criminal Defense (Trial Level)

Representation in a criminal case is heard in the county in which the crime is alleged to have occurred. The regional office which provides representation to public defender clients is located in the city which is the county seat of the county in which the crime is alleged to have occurred.  Representation in criminal appeals from all counties originates from the OPD Appellate Office in Newark, New Jersey.

PUBLIC DEFENDER REGIONAL CRIMINAL DEFENSE OFFICES

APPELLATE REGION (CRIMINAL)
31 Clinton Street, P.O. Box 46003
Newark, NJ 07101
973-877-1200
FAX 973-877-1239

ATLANTIC REGION
5914 Main Street, Suite 201
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
609-625-9111
FAX 609-625-4260
 
BERGEN REGION 
60 State Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601
201-996-8030
FAX 201-996-8034
 
BURLINGTON REGION
The Washington House
100 High Street 2nd Floor
Mount Holly, NJ 08060
609-518-3060
FAX 609-518-3072
 
CAMDEN REGION
101 Haddon Avenue, Suite 8
Camden, NJ 08103
856-614-3500
FAX 856-614-3503
 
CAPE MAY REGION 
201 South Main Street
Cape May Court House, NJ 08210
609-465-3101
FAX 609-465-3830
 
CUMBERLAND REGION
14 East Commerce Street
Bridgeton, NJ 08302
856-453-1568
FAX 856-453-1407
 
ESSEX ADULT REGION
31 Clinton Street, Post Office Box 46010
Newark, NJ 07101
973-648-6200
FAX 973-648-7098
 
ESSEX JUVENILE REGION
31 Clinton Street, 4th Floor
Newark, NJ 07101
973-648-3470
FAX 973-648-2028 
 
GLOUCESTER REGION 
65 Newton Ave., Eastwood Prof. Bldg.
Woodbury, NJ 08096
856-853-4188
FAX 856-853-3982
 
HUDSON REGION 
438 Summit Avenue, 5th Floor
Jersey City, NJ 07306
201-795-8922
FAX 201-795-8966
 
HUNTERDON REGION
84 Park Avenue, Suite G-102
Flemington, NJ 08822
908-782-1082
FAX 908-782-9337
 
MERCER REGION 
210 South Broad Street, 2nd Floor
Trenton, NJ 08608
609-292-4081
FAX 609-777-0892
 
MIDDLESEX REGION 
550 Jersey Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
732-937-6400
FAX 732-937-4556
 
MONMOUTH REGION 
7 Broad Street
Freehold, NJ 07728
732-308-4320
FAX 732-761-3679 
 
MORRIS REGION 
2150 Headquarters Plaza
Morristown, NJ 07960
973-631-6260
FAX 973-631-6271
 
OCEAN REGION
236 Main Street
Toms River, NJ 08753
732-286-6400
FAX 732-286-6432
 
PASSAIC REGION
66 Hamilton Street, 3rd Floor
Paterson, NJ 07505
973-977-4150
FAX 973-977-1917
 
SALEM REGION
199 E. Broadway, 5th Floor
Salem, NJ 08079 
856-935-2212
FAX 856-935-9249

SOMERSET REGION
75 Veterans' Memorial Drive East,
Suite 201, Somerville, NJ 08876
908-704-3020
FAX 908-704-3028
 
SUSSEX REGION
20 East Clinton Street
Newton, NJ 07860
973-383-9445
FAX 973-383-9949
 
UNION REGION
65 Jefferson Street
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
908-820-3070
FAX 908-820-3958
 
WARREN REGION
314 Front Street
Belvidere, NJ 07823
908-475-5183
FAX 908-475-2026