Where to File Bankruptcy in New Jersey By County


As your bankruptcy lawyer, I will handle all of the aspects of your bankruptcy filing in New Jersey so that you can move on and get back to your normal daily activities. As my client, you can leave all of the time burdens and stress of the bankruptcy process to me.

As an experienced Bankruptcy Attorney in New Jersey, I try to ensure that new and potential clients have access to all of the information and tools they may be interested in obtaining. For example, below is a list of the counties in New Jersey where you file bankruptcy in the state of New Jersey.

Here is a list of the New Jersey counties and offices in which to file. As your attorney, it may be appropriate and easier to for you to file in a particular county in New Jersey that is closest to you. In some cases, I would be able to file your bankruptcy petition locally, however the bankruptcy hearing and court process would be held in the county in which you reside.

If you are filing a Chapter 7 Business Bankruptcy, the court hearing would take place in the county in which your main business office resides.

Below are a list of the New Jersey Counties and the offices in which the bankruptcy petitions are filed for that county. 

Camden Office: Atlantic County, Burlington County (Only the following areas: Cinnaminson, Delran, Edgewater Park, Evesham/Marlton, Maple Shade, Moorestown, Mt. Laurel, Palmyra, Riverside, Riverton), Camden County, Cape May County, Cumberland County, Gloucester County, and Salem County.

Newark Office: Bergen County, Essex County, Hudson County, Morris County, Passaic County, Sussex County, and Union County.

Trenton Office: Burlington County (The remainder of county – except the townships of Cinnaminson, Delran, Edgewater Park, Evesham (Marlton), Maple Shade, Moorestown, Mt. Laurel, Palmyra, Riverside, Riverton), Hunterdon County, Mercer County, Middlesex County, Monmouth County, Ocean County, Somerset County, and Warren County.

Shared Zip Codes:


  • Plainfield/Union County = Newark


  • Plainfield/Union County = Newark


  • Plainfield/Union County = Newark


  • Plainfield/Union County = Newark;
  • North Plainfield/Somerset County = Trenton;
  • North Plainfield/Somerset County = Trenton;
  • North Plainfield/Somerset County = Trenton;
  • Watchung/Somerset County = Trenton


  • Matawan/Monmouth County = Trenton
  • Strathmore/Monmouth County = Trenton


  • Hackettstown/Warren County = Trenton;
  • Mansfield/Warren County = Trenton;
  • Mt Olive/Morris County = Newark


  • Aberdeen/Monmouth = Trenton;
  • Allamuchy Twp/Warren County = Trenton;
  • Washington Township/Morris County = Newark;
  • Beverly/Burlington County = Trenton;
  • Edgewater Park/Burlington County Exclusion = Camden


  • Hammonton/Atlantic County = Camden;
  • Blue Anchor/Atlantic County = Camden;
  • Elm/Camden County = Camden;
  • Nesco/Atlantic County = Camden;
  • Sweetwater/Atlantic County = Camden
  • Batsto/Burlington County = Trenton


  • Ancora/Camden County = Camden;
  • Braddock/Camden County = Camden;
  • Folsom/ Atlantic County = Camden;
  • Rosedale/Atlantic County = Camden;
  • Riverside/Burlington County Exception = Camden;
  • Delran Burlington County Exception = Camden;
  • Delanco/Burlington County = Trenton


  • Egg Harbor City/Atlantic County = Camden;
  • Egg Harbor/Atlantic County = Camden;
  • South Egg Harbor/Atlantic County = Camden;
  • Green Bank/Burlington County = Trenton;
  • Bridgeboro/Burlington County = Trenton;
  • Devonshire/Atlantic County = Camden;
  • Germania/Atlantic County = Camden;
  • Weekstown/Atlantic County = Camden;
  • Lower Bank/Burlington County = Trenton

Clerk’s Offices: 

Newark Clerk’s Office
Martin Luther King Jr. Federal Building
50 Walnut Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone (973) 645-4764

Camden Clerk’s Office
U.S. Post Office and Courthouse
401 Market Street
Camden, NJ 08101
Phone (856) 361-2300

Trenton Clerk’s Office
Clarkson S. Fisher US Courthouse
402 East State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
Phone (609) 858-9333

My name is Andrew Carroll and if you have any questions about your debt problems, simply call me at (609) 400-1302 and I would be glad to discuss your debt relief options with you. We will review non-bankruptcy and bankruptcy options. I am here to help you stop the debt collection harassment letters and phone calls. I will help you to understand the differences between a Chapter 7 bankruptcy filing and Chapter 13 bankruptcy filing.

1228 Berlin Road
Voorhees, NJ 08043
Phone: (609) 400-1302
Fax: (856) 997-1031
Hours: Monday – Friday: 8AM to 6PM
(After hour and weekend calls accepted)

Bankruptcy Attorney in New Jersey