How Can I Obtain a Restraining Order in New Jersey

Feeling unsafe and worried for you and your family's wellbeing is, unfortunately, a reality for thousands of people across America. New Jersey is no exception to this reality. It is common for victims of domestic violence to be interested in filing for a restraining order to be free from this worry. If you believe you are unsafe in your own home, now is the time to take action to prevent…Read More

Can I Receive Alimony if I Was Never Married to My Partner in NJ?

As you know, you do not need to be married to have a strong and lasting relationship with another person. In fact, many people simply choose to avoid marriage altogether, though this does not change the fact that they consider each other life partners, that they live together, and that they share many of the same assets, even opening bank accounts together, etc. For this reason, when such a couple's…Read More

What Are Fathers’ Rights? What You Need to Know.

As you know, there is nothing more important to a parent than their child, and this is, of course, true whether you are a mother or a father. That being said, if you are a father who is currently getting divorced, there is a chance that you may be worrying whether your spouse will immediately be awarded child custody due to the stigma surrounding custody determinations. Fortunately, in New Jersey,…Read More

What Should I Look for in an NJ Family Law Attorney?

If you have a pressing family law matter that needs dealing with, you cannot hire just any attorney--your New Jersey family law attorney should meet several qualifications so you know you have the right attorney in your corner. Some of the most important factors you should look out for are as follows: Your Attorney Should Be Dedicated to Practicing Family Law There are many different fields of law, and while…Read More

Helpful Co-Parenting Tips for After a New Jersey Divorce

There are few things more challenging than sharing child custody with a high-conflict ex. Oftentimes, this can make an emotional situation even more so. For this reason, our Bergen County family law attorneys have established a short bulleted list of tips for co-parenting with a high-conflict spouse. Please continue reading to learn more. Understand that you cannot change your former spouse's way of thinking. When your former spouse acts in a…Read More

Creating Non-Marital Agreements in New Jersey

Many people look forward to marriage, however, many people are also perfectly content with remaining unmarried and spending all their time with their life partner. Fortunately, you can receive many of the benefits and protections afforded by marriage through what is known as a non-marital agreement. Please continue reading and reach out to our knowledgeable Bergen County family law attorneys to learn more about these agreements and how they may…Read More

Gun Violence and Domestic Violence Bergen County NJ

Serving Clients across Northern New Jersey with offices conveniently located in Hackensack and Whippany According to a 2016 report by Everytown, 4.5 million women in the United States have had an intimate partner threaten them with a gun.  The Center for Disease Controls reports that 53% of the killings of American women are related to intimate partner violence, with a significant majority of the victims dying at the hands of…Read More

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