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Superior Court of New Jersey
Union County Courthouse
2 Broad Street, Elizabeth, New Jersey

Assignment Judge
Judge Karen M. Cassidy, Tower, 1st Floor
Phone Number 908-659-4871
Fax Number 908-659-4874

The Chief Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court assisted by the Administrative Director of the Courts is responsible for the administration of all courts in the State. This executive component or executive team structure is mirrored at various levels throughout the New Jersey Courts. The State is divided into fifteen judicial districts, known as vicinages. Overall administration of a vicinage is the responsibility of the Assignment Judge. The Assignment Judge is the chief executive of a court district. Assisting the Assignment Judge in overall leadership are four presiding judges who supervise day-to-day operations and case management in the civil, criminal, family and general equity areas.

Trial Court Administrator
James S. Agro, Tower – 2nd Floor
Phone Number 908-659-4640

Working with the Assignment Judge in an executive team relationship is the Trial Court Administrator. The Trial Court Administrator is the chief non-judicial administrative officer in the vicinage. The court administrator provides a technical and leadership focus for a professional court organization and oversees the nine divisions of court listed below:

Civil Division; Criminal Division; Family Division; Municipal Division; Probation Division; Finance Division; Human Resources Division; General Operations Division and Information Technology Division

The court administrator assists in managing the court efficiently and fairly while fostering quality performance, productivity and effectiveness.

Administrative Support Divisions:

Human Resources Division Manager
Elisa Aloe

Finance Division Manager
Shawn White

Operations Division Manager
Devang Merchant

Information Technology Manager
Natalie Gregorio
(908) 659-4961

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