Tag Archives: New Jersey Supreme Court

Jeralyn Lawrence Speaks at NJSBA 2023 Family Law Symposium

  Jeralyn Lawrence was a speaker at the NJSBA Family Law Symposium.  Hundreds of family law attorneys, judges, paralegals and other related professionals attended the New Jersey State Bar Association’s premier family law event at the Hyatt in New Brunswick.

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Jeralyn Lawrence – Speaker in “A Review of the Most Important Family Law Opinions of 2022”

  Jeralyn Lawrence was a speaker at the pre-dinner seminar “A Review of the Most Important Family Law Opinions in 2022” on January 18, at The Pines Manor, 2085 Route 27, Edison as part of a joint dinner meeting with the Middlesex, Union & Somerset County Bar Associations.

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New Jersey Supreme Court Rules in “Not Established” Case

On November 18, 2019, on behalf of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Jeralyn Lawrence argued before the New Jersey Supreme Court. The case examined the “not established” standard under New Jersey’s child welfare laws and whether or not a parent/caregiver is entitled to appeal when the Division of Child Protection and Permanency concludes “not…

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We Hope to Eradicate the “not established” Standard

Every year, there are approximately 90,000 allegations of child abuse and neglect in New Jersey. Of  cases reported in 2019, 67,000 were determined to be “not established” by the State’s Division of Child Protection and Permanency (DCP&P). The determination of “not established” is problematic and not much of a legal standard.  The “not established” category…

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