Essex Vicinage Family Division
Superior Court of New Jersey – Family Division
Wilentz Justice Complex
212 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Main Phone: (973) 693-6600
This web page was designed for the families who are served by the Superior Court of New Jersey Essex Vicinage Family Court. The purpose of the web page is to provide current and relevant information about the Family Court to the general public and legal community. It is our intent to familiarize you with the Family Court and its operations. It is important that the court is accessible and understandable to everyone that uses it. We hope that as you use this web site you will find it user friendly and that it will answer your questions about Family Court and give you a better understanding of court processes and procedures.
If you have a question for the Family Division about a court process or procedure involving issues of paternity, custody, parenting time (visitation), child support or spousal support, please feel free to use our interactive mailbox: EsxFamilyMailbox
A Family Division staff member will respond to your question within 24 hours Monday to Friday. A question received on Friday will be answered on Monday. This interactive mailbox has been developed in an effort to provide you with a convenient and prompt mechanism for you to receive the information that you need. Please feel free to offer your opinion about the mailbox and its effectiveness.
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