Nomination of Joseph Krakora to Second Term as NJ Public Defender

Governor Chris Christie has nominated Public Defender Joseph Krakora to a second five-year term as Public Defender for the State of New Jersey. Under Krakora’s leadership, the Office of the Public Defender has become the finest Public Defender agency in the country. His efforts regarding bail reform and speedy trial have sparked the most significant criminal justice reform in New Jersey's recent history.