Special Litigation Unit


Supervising Attorney: Deputy First Assistant Prosecutor Mario C. Formica
Unit Supervisor: Sergeant Michael Mattioli

The Special Litigation Section of the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office represents the State in a variety of Appellate and Law Division proceedings, as well as proceedings in the New Jersey Supreme Court, the Federal District Court for the district of New Jersey, and the Federal 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals.

The Special Litigation Section also handles numerous other legal proceedings, including Megan’s Law Enforcement, forfeitures, extraditions, parole reviews, ISP reviews/objections, and Open Public records (OPRA) requests.

The Supervising Attorney, Deputy First Assistant Mario C. Formica, is also responsible for composing and presenting a Legal Update Program for municipal police officers and detectives from the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office on a quarterly basis.