Matrimonial & Family Law

Our matrimonial law attorneys have a vast amount of experience in all facets of matrimonial law including:

  • Divorce litigation and mediation
  • Custody and parenting time issues
  • Visitation rights including those of grandparents
  • Post-judgment enforcement and modification applications including alimony and child support
  • Pre-nuptial agreements
  • Separation and property settlement agreements
  • Adoption and guardianship advice
  • Domestic violence and sexual abuse
  • Palimony suits

In many complex matrimonial matters, it may be necessary for us to work with attorneys from our other practice areas including those with experience in corporate, tax, real estate, estate planning and administration law.

Our matrimonial and family law attorneys work with clients throughout the state of New Jersey and in the eastern portion of Pennsylvania, specifically in Lehigh, Northampton, Monroe, Carbon, Berks, Bucks, Montgomery, and Chester counties.

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Is a “Perfect Divorce” a Realistic Goal?

Is It Possible to Have a Perfect Divorce? A “perfect divorce” unfolds in a manner that ends the marriage in a healthy and productive way and minimizes the damage for all involved. Be mindful that issues can not only impact finances and custody and parenting time but also may include struggles with depression, self-esteem, and…

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Considering a Prenup in New Jersey

Is a Prenuptial Agreement Right for Me? A growing number of couples in New Jersey are choosing to begin their marital lives with a prenuptial agreement. While once prenups were often considered to be the domain of the ultra-wealthy and celebrities, many people who launch their marriages with businesses and careers that are already established…

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Jeralyn Lawrence quoted in “My Marriage Wasn’t Legal. What Happens to My House?” Article on NJ.com

  Q. I’m a veteran and bought my house via a VA loan. I was always the only one on the loan. My wife and I were together as husband and wife on the deed. When she died a few years ago, I recorded a new deed just with my own name. Over a year…

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High-Conflict Divorce and Narcissists

Divorcing a Narcissist Divorce can often be challenging for anyone in New Jersey, even when the end of the marriage is relatively amicable. It remains not only an emotional challenge but also a significant legal, financial and practical time of transition. The regular difficulties associated with divorce can be exacerbated, however, when one of the…

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Jeralyn Lawrence Argued Before the Supreme Court of New Jersey as Amici on Behalf of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers New Jersey Chapter and the Court Issued a Decision
  Jeralyn Lawrence argued before the Supreme Court of New Jersey as amici on behalf of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, New Jersey Chapter and the court issued a decision. The Supreme Court invalidated the statutory provision requiring palimony agreements to be entered into with advice of counsel as unconstitutional.  The AAML participated as... Read More

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