Office of the Public Defender - Atlantic County Office



Office of the Public Defender - Atlantic County Office
5914 Main St., Suite 201
Mays Landing, NJ 08330

Public defender and law guardian programs.


Phone (609) 625-9111
Fax (609) 625-4260
2nd Phone

General Info

Hours8:30 - 4:30 M-F
DirectorRobert J. Moran, Deputy Public Defender
Languages Other Than EnglishSpanish

Other Info

Last Update2014

The Public Defender's Office represents juveniles in delinquency matters and adults in indictable criminal offenses in Atlantic County. The New Jersey Office of the Public Defender provides constitutionally mandated legal representation for adults and juveniles charged with criminal offenses who are unable to afford private lawyers. Once you have been found by the court to be eligible for public defender services, you are guaranteed certain rights as a public defender client. You also have certain responsibilities as a client including an obligation to pay reasonable costs of your representation.

Subjects: Legal, Criminal justice, Lawyers