eCourts Appellate is an interactive, web based application to assist attorneys, in good standing, to complete or upload legal forms for Appellate court matters in all case types.
The Appellate Division electronic filing system was developed under Chief Justice Rabner’s initiative for an electronic filing system of court documents, records management, and repository.
Upcoming phases:eCourts Appellate is available to the attorneys who have a JACS (Judiciary Account Charge System) collateral account.
In the near future, eCourts Appellate will be available to all attorneys when the system for using the credit card application is made available.
Attorneys who use the system as an Appellant or Cross Appellant and are initiating a Notice of Appeal, Motion for Leave to Appeal or Cross Appeal MUST have a JACS account and this number must be entered on the fee page. Click here for information if you do not have a JACS account.
* All users of eCourts Appellate must first be registered electronically through the Judiciary Online Attorney registration portal. In addition, all users of eCourts Appellate must be added to a security list in order to have access to the eCourts Appellate tab. In order to register, please contact the Appellate eFiling team at NJeDATAnotices.Mailbox@njcourts.gov or by phone at 609-815-2900 ext. 52590.
For Appellate Division Pre-trial Detention Appeal Procedures, please contact the Pre-trial Detention Appeals (PDA) team at 609-815-2900 ext. 52580.