Florham Park, New Jersey Family Lawyers

Victor A. Rotolo
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Strong and compassionate representation in family law cases. Free consultation!

I'm an experienced New Jersey family law attorney and I will fight for the best results for you and your children. My practice includes divorce, property division, spousal support, child support, and child custody. Read More »
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Tanya L. Freeman
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New Jersey Family Law Attorney

Tanya Freeman is the managing partner of Tanya Freeman Law in East Hanover, New Jersey. Tanya is an accomplished attorney who provides legal representation in all aspects of family law, including divorce, child and... Read More »
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Richard H. Singer Jr.
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New Jersey Family Law Attorney with 48 years experience

American University Washington College of Law3rd Circuit, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, U.S. Supreme Court, United States Court of Military Appeals, United States Tax Court and New Jersey
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Laurie L Newmark
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New Jersey Family Law Lawyer with 21 years experience

Experienced Family Law Attorney representing clients throughout Northern and Central New Jersey. Ms. Newmark handles family matters of all kinds including divorce, mediation, child custody and domestic violence matters.... Read More »
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Paul H. Townsend
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New Jersey Family Law Attorney with 35 years experience

Mr. Townsend was awarded a Juris Doctor in 1984 from Ohio Northern University, and has been designated by the New Jersey Supreme Court as being a Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney. He is admitted to the New Jersey Bar... Read More »
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Marion Solomon
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Florham Park, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(973) 301-2020 137 Columbia Turnpike
Florham Park, NJ 07932
Free ConsultationFamily, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Ms. Solomon is a founding member of Arons & Solomon, P.A. Since she began practicing in 1987, she has focused solely in the area of family and divorce law, divorce litigation, mediation, custody and post judgment family matters. Her practice extends to jurisdictions throughout Northern New Jersey, including Bergen, Passaic, Essex, Hudson, Union and Morris Counties. She is a skilled and seasoned litigator and negotiator as well as a mediator. Ms. Solomon has tried numerous matrimonial matters. Ms. Solomon strives to give only the best representation possible. She understands how emotionally stressful, confusing and overwhelming the divorce process...
Mitchell Scott Arons
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Florham Park, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(973) 301-2020 137 Columbia Turnpike
Florham Park, NJ 07932
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Emory University
Mr. Arons is a founding member of Arons & Solomon, P.A. He has been practicing family law exclusively since 1991 and is well known in the legal community as a matrimonial attorney with strong skills in negotiation, litigation, mediation and collaborative law. He has a solid background in finance and business, graduating with honors in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania. After graduating from Emory University Law School, he returned to North Jersey for a prestigious clerkship with Superior Court Judge Andrew Napolitano. Early in his career he focused on real estate and transactional law at a prominent law...
Patricia Louise Burris
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Florham Park, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 20 years experience
(973) 301-2020 137 Columbia Turnpike
Florham Park, NJ 07932
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Seton Hall University School of Law
Patricia Burris has been practicing matrimonial law as an associate at Arons & Solomon since September 1999. Prior to that, she served as a law clerk in the Family Court, Essex County. Away from the office, she enjoys travel, Broadway, and attempting to improve her cooking skills.
Michael Nidoh
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Florham Park, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 32 years experience
(973) 301-2020 137 Columbia Turnpike
Florham Park, NJ 07932
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Widener University
Michael J. Nidoh has been practicing law primarily as a matrimonial attorney for more than 25 years. He joined Arons & Solomon in 2004, after having been associated and partnered with several respected New Jersey matrimonial attorneys.

Mr. Nidoh handles all aspects of divorce proceedings, including valuations, distribution of assets, custody/parenting time, domestic violence matters and support issues. He has handled many complex matrimonial matters, including a case which was tried to a conclusion in which he represented a parent who was successful in keeping the other parent from removing their son from New Jersey to Florida.

Additionally, Mr. Nidoh also handles...
Florham Park, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 19 years experience
(973) 660-4440 325 Columbia Turnpike
Florham Park, NJ 07932
Family
Florham Park, New Jersey Family Law Lawyer
(973) 549-7170 500 Campus Drive
Florham Park, NEW JERSEY 07932
Family, Business and Securities
Villanova University School of Law
Florham Park, NJ Family Law Attorney with 32 years experience
(973) 765-9110 147 Columbia Turnpike
Florham Park, NJ 07932
Family, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Estate Planning
Florham Park, NJ Family Law Attorney with 26 years experience
(973) 377-0200 256 Columbia Turnpike
Florham Park, NJ 07932
Family, Divorce, Insurance Defense and Real Estate
Widener Univ Sch Of Law
Florham Park, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 24 years experience
(973) 593-8000 30 Columbia Turnpike
Florham Park, NJ 07932
Family, Criminal, DWI and Divorce
Florham Park, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 27 years experience
(973) 966-6311 123 Columbia Turnpike
Florham Park, NJ 07932
Family, Divorce and Real Estate
Gary N. Skoloff
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New Jersey Family Law Lawyer with 60 years experience

Rutgers School of Law-NewarkNew Jersey
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Betsy W. Bresnick
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New Jersey Family Law Lawyer with 34 years experience

New England Law | BostonNew Jersey and New York
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Santo Artusa Jr.
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(973) 337-9643 51 John F. Kennedy Pkwy
Essex County Divorce and Family Law Attorneys
Short Hills, NJ 07078
Free ConsultationShort Hills, NJ Family Law Attorney with 9 years experience
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
I am a passionate attorney that seeks to fight for my clients' interests all the while trying to resolve issues as fast and effectively as possible. There is no better feeling than winning a case for a client whether in divorce court, criminal court or civil court. I like to walk the streets I serve and see my clients who salute me for the work I did for them and build long term relationships. Our aim is to win for our clients and to explain the best way to achieve realistic goals. I have been living in Jersey City for...
Paul H. Townsend
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Attorney with 35 years experience
(973) 539-0075 65 Madison Avenue
Suite 420
Morristown, NJ 07928
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Ohio Northern University
Mr. Townsend was awarded a Juris Doctor in 1984 from Ohio Northern University, and has been designated by the New Jersey Supreme Court as being a Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney. He is admitted to the New Jersey Bar and the New Jersey District Court Bar. He is a member of the Executive Family Law Committee of the Somerset County Bar Association, and is a member of the Morris and Union County Bar Associations. Mr. Townsend has taught at Seton Hall University and has lectured extensively for the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education and other organizations. ...
Galit Moskowitz
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Attorney with 15 years experience
(201) 419-6223 55 Madison Avenue Suite 400
Morristown, NJ 07960
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
Attorney Galit Moskowitz has been practicing exclusively in the area of family law for over 10 years. She handles cases related to custody, child support, spousal support, equitable distribution, dissolution of civil unions and domestic partnerships, palimony, domestic violence, grandparent visitation and international child abduction. She is admitted to practice law both in New Jersey and New York states, and is a fluent speaker of Hebrew. Galit Moskowitz has been recognized for her work as a New Jersey Family Law attorney by various independent legal organizations including AVVO and (201) Magazine. Her former clients describe her as a...
Patrick T. Collins
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Attorney with 35 years experience
(973) 232-4023 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family and Divorce
Seton Hall University School of Law
As one of only four attorneys to be certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as both a Civil Trial Attorney and Matrimonial Law Attorney, I have provided legal services in New Jersey since 1984. I am attorney of record in sixteen reported decisions, have served as expert witness in several legal malpractice cases, and have argued to the Supreme Court seven times. The measure of a lawyer is his level of commitment to his client. No attorney is more committed than me to being responsive to your needs and requirements, and to providing the highest quality advocacy focused...
Dominic A. Tomaio, Esq.
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(973) 539-0075 65 Madison Avenue
Suite 420
Morristown, NJ 07960
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Seton Hall University School of Law
Mr. Tomaio is a trusted professional in the divorce and family law world. He has extensive experience in handling difficult divorce matters. He is Certified by the Supreme Court of N.J. as a Matrimonial Attorney. He is also a court approved mediator pursuant to the N.J. Court rules. He has also been involved in high profile divorces as seen on "Date Line" NBC. See his web site for the full Date Line story.
Laurie L Newmark
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(973) 539-0075 65 Madison Avenue
Suite 420
Morristown, NJ 07960
Free ConsultationFamily, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Seton Hall University School of Law
Experienced Family Law Attorney representing clients throughout Northern and Central New Jersey. Ms. Newmark handles family matters of all kinds including divorce, mediation, child custody and domestic violence matters. Ms. Newmark is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney. She is admitted to practice in the State of New Jersey (1998) and State of New York (1999) and is a graduate of Seton Hall Law School. Ms. Newmark is an Court approved Family Mediator pursuant to court rule R.1:40-12 and routinely participates in private and Court appointed mediation as an alternative to...
David F Salvaggio
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Attorney with 42 years experience
(973) 455-1220 161 Madison Ave
Suite 345
Morristown, NJ 07960
Free ConsultationFamily, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Mr. Salvaggio is the Senior Counsel at the Morristown, NJ office of Lyons & Associates, P.C., a law firm that is devoted exclusively to Divorce and Family Law matters.

Mr. Salvaggio truly embodies the philosophy: "Do one thing and do it well." He has handled thousands of cases, including difficult divorces involving high net worth individuals, protracted custody disputes and complicated equitable distribution issues. He is also a recognized expert in domestic violence cases, which often are the most difficult to solve and require immediate and expert attention.

In addition, Mr. Salvaggio has been instrumental in developing...
Joseph P. Cadicina
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Attorney with 22 years experience
(973) 270-9166 36 Cattano Avenue, 6th Fl
Morristown, NJ 07960
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
The founding and managing member of Cadicina Law, LLC. Mr Cadicina is an experienced family law attorney who dedicates his entire practice to family law and related matters for the past twenty years. A well recognized family law attorney who serves on County and State Bar Associations. Mr Cadicina is an Officer of the Morris County Bar Association and Foundation. He also serves on the family law executive committees for the New Jersey State Bar Association and New Jersey Association for Justice. Mr Cadicina is a Master in the Northern New Jersey Family Law Inns...
Tanya N. Helfand
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Whippany, NJ Family Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(973) 428-0800 575 Route 10 East
Suite #1
Whippany, NJ 07981
Free ConsultationFamily, Bankruptcy, Criminal and Divorce
Pace University and Union College
John E. Clancy
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Attorney with 12 years experience
(973) 539-0075 65 Madison Avenue
Morristown, NJ 07960
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Rutgers School of Law-Camden
I am a partner of the firm and have handled family law matters exclusively since the commencement of my career. I handle all family law/divorce matters, ranging from a simple divorce to those involving complex financial or custody disputes. I am also a family law mediator approved by the New Jersey Court Rules. In addition, I have significant experience appealing family law, divorce and custody decisions entered by the Courts. I have also been involved in litigation in the Appellate Division and NJ Supreme Court relative to Grandparent's Rights.
Jeb Harmon
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New Jersey Family Law Lawyer

American University Washington College of LawNew Jersey
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Dolores Aretsky, Esq.
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Richard F. Iglar
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Attorney with 27 years experience
(973) 232-2968 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Boston College Law School
Cindy Wilson
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Chatham, NJ Family Law Attorney with 19 years experience
(973) 520-4275 667 Shunpike Road
Suite 5
Chatham, NJ 07935
Family, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Estate Planning
Seton Hall University School of Law
Wilson Family Law prides itself on educating its clients and empowering them with options on how to proceed with their family law matters. We educate our clients about the law and the judicial system, and help them understand and assess the best approach for them and their family. The process matters. Whether proceeding with collaboration, mediation, negotiation, or litigation, Wilson Family Law works with the client to create a plan that is tailored to meet their needs and needs of their family. We know that our clients’ issues are important to them, so they are important to us.
Theresa Ann Lyons
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 17 years experience
(908) 575-9777 161 Madison Ave
Third Floor
Morristown, NJ 07960
Family
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Terry graduated from Rutgers School of Law with High Honors. She also has a Master’s Degree in Social Work. Ms. Lyons enjoyed a judicial clerkship with The Honorable Peter G. Verniero, a now-retired Justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court, New Jersey’s highest state court. Ms. Lyons has authored and published numerous articles on a wide variety of topics like family law, the admissibility of expert testimony in federal courts, and free speech on the Internet. She also is author of the book Sticks and Stones, Life Lessons from a Lawyer. Ms. Lyons was featured in over 250 news media...
Allison P. Berecz
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(973) 232-4031 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Jordan A Stern
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Chatham, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(973) 632-3526 10 Fairmount Ave.
Law Office of Jordan A. Stern
Chatham, NJ 07928
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Real Estate
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
The Law Office of Jordan A. Stern provides its clients personalized attention and a carefully developed approach to each case. Our mission is to efficiently resolve your family law matter with focused advocacy. Our starting point is to seek equitable, non-litigious solutions, but we will not hesitate to bring your case to court, if that's what the fair resolution requires. No matter what, our guiding principle is to protect our client, always. We counsel our clients with focus, discipline and professional responsibility, and we treat them with patience, empathy and understanding. Jordan A. Stern is a 2004...
Joanna R. Adu
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 3 years experience
(908) 575-9777 161 Madison Ave
3rd Floor
Morristown, NJ 07960
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Seattle University School of Law
Joanna graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Washington in 2006, and graduated with honors from the Seattle University School of Law in 2016. While in law school, Joanna served as a judicial clerk for The Honorable Theresa M. Pouley, the now-retired Chief Judge of the Tulalip Tribal Court. Joanna also published an article that analyzed how tribal domestic violence convictions could potentially be used in subsequent federal criminal proceedings.

Prior to joining Lyons & Associates, P.C., Joanna had the honor of working as an appellate law clerk for the Honorable Susan L. Reisner, P.J.A.D. In...
Thomas J. DeCataldo
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Attorney with 10 years experience
(973) 232-2994 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Seton Hall University School of Law
Gary N. Skoloff
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 60 years experience
(973) 232-2982 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family and Divorce
Rutgers School of Law-Newark
Richard H. Singer Jr.
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Attorney with 48 years experience
(973) 232-2980 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family and Divorce
American University Washington College of Law
Kimber L. Gallo
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 14 years experience
(973) 232-2962 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family and Divorce
Seton Hall University School of Law
Eugenie F. Temmler
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My goal in every family law case is to secure the best result for my clients. I will provide sensible solutions and cost-effective advocacy for you and your family! Visit my website for results. Call for a consultation. Read More »
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Eric Aretsky, Esq.
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Beatrice Kandell
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Attorney with 30 years experience
(973) 232-2970 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Pace Law School
Jonathan W. Wolfe
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Attorney with 17 years experience
(973) 232-2988 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family, Business and Divorce
New York University School of Law
Chris Ann Wright
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Attorney
(908) 575-9777 161 Madison Ave
3rd Floor
Morristown, NJ 07960
Family
Widener University Delaware School of Law
Chris Ann received her undergraduate degree from Rutgers University, School of Business and graduated from the Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, Delaware. Thereafter, she served as law clerk to The Honorable John J. Grossi, Jr. (Ret.), in the Family Part of the Superior Court New Jersey, Hudson County Vicinage. In addition, Chris Ann has a Certification in Divorce Mediation from Rutgers University and is a Court Appointed Economic Mediator.

Previously, Chris Ann was a solo practitioner whose practice was devoted to family law and mediation. Prior to joining Lyons & Associates, P.C., Chris Ann was a founder and partner...
Allison Williams
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Short Hills, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 16 years experience
(908) 810-1083 830 Morris Turnpike
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Short Hills, NJ 07078
Family, Appeals, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Allison C. Williams, Esq., is Founder and Owner of the Williams Law Group, LLC, with offices in Union and Wall Township, New Jersey. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and is Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney. Ms. Williams is a member of the New Jersey Board on Attorney Certification (NJBAC) – Matrimonial Committee, a New Jersey Supreme Court committee that determines eligibility of candidates to be certified as a recognized practitioner in the field of matrimonial law. She practices exclusively in the area...
Jeb Harmon
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 2 years experience
(973) 232-4033 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family and Divorce
American University Washington College of Law
Francesca Blanco
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 23 years experience
(973) 267-5800 6 South Street
Suite 201
Morristown, NJ 07960
Family and Divorce
Matthew Sumner
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Attorney with 41 years experience
(973) 540-0054 6 Dumont Pl
Morristown, NJ 07960
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Insurance Claims
Seton Hall University School of Law
Alan Ehrlich
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Morristown, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 44 years experience
(973) 718-2229 89 Headquarters Plaza North
Suite 1459
Morristown, NJ 07960
Family, Business, Criminal and Estate Planning
New York Law School
Founded in 1955, Ehrlich, Petriello, Gudin & Plaza, Attorneys at Law is a law firm dedicated to providing effective legal services for residents of New Jersey and New York. As a full service law firm with over 100 years of combined legal experience, the team is prepared to take on even the most complicated legal matters. The firm has offices in Newark, Morristown, and New York City, and represents individuals, families, small businesses, large corporations, publicly traded companies, and government agencies. The attorneys are prepared to assist clients through a variety of legal matters including those involving family law, commercial...
Betsy W. Bresnick
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Lawyer with 34 years experience
(973) 292-2978 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family and Divorce
New England Law | Boston
Hon. David J. Issenman JSC
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Livingston, NJ Family Law Attorney with 46 years experience
(973) 232-4027 293 Eisenhower Pkwy
Livingston, NJ 07039
Family, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
Seton Hall University School of Law
Allison P. Berecz
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New Jersey Family Law Lawyer with 11 years experience

Benjamin N. Cardozo School of LawNew Jersey and New York
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Hon. David J. Issenman JSC
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New Jersey Family Law Attorney with 46 years experience

Seton Hall University School of Law3rd Circuit, U.S. Supreme Court and New Jersey
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Dealing with family law issues?

Family law generally concerns domestic relations and family-related matters such as marriage, civil unions, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, guardianships, domestic abuse, surrogacy, child custody, child abduction, the dissolution of marriage and associated issues. Each state has its own set of family laws, and traveling across state borders can sometimes affect your rights and those of your family.

Contrary to popular belief, seeking the advice of a family law attorney does not necessarily mean that something is amiss in your family. A family law attorney can help negotiate prenuptial/premarital agreements for clients in anticipation of marriage or advise same-sex couples on relevant legal issues affecting their relationship. They also can help with adoption proceedings and other procedures involving children.

Family law attorneys often do represent clients seeking a divorce, annulment or legal separation, and the complicated issues that can arise as a result. Although domestic abuse is a criminal offense, some family law attorneys are skilled at handling these situations, as they are often entangled with other family law issues.

Some jurisdictions certify lawyers as family law specialists, which means these attorneys have met the certifying body's minimum requirements for education, experience, and examination.


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