New Jersey Simplified Divorce Procedures

The filing of an acknowledgment of service of process or appearance is specifically authorized. Also, there is a required Case Information Statement which must be filed as shown in New Jersey Civil Practice Rules, Appendix V. [New Jersey Statutes Annotated; Title 2A, Chapter 34-11].

Each state has its own unique filing procedure. When filing for divorce in New Jersey, you must adhere to the strict filing guidelines and prepare and submit the appropriate mandatory divorce documents to the county court. You can visit the New Jersey state statutes located at: to learn more about these documents. You will discover that some documents may be provided by the New Jersey Legal System and others must be constructed on a case-by-case basis containing certain information and criteria to adhere to the New Jersey Laws and the filing requirements.