Most attorneys who are called “divorce lawyers” are also known as family law attorneys. If someone is in need of a lawyer for a legal separation, divorce, or child custody, they should seek the help of an experienced divorce and family law attorney. Family Law refers to New Jersey case law, rules, and statutes involving the family unit.
Child support, child custody, property division, alimony, or domestic violence, are all part of family law. If someone needs help with any of these issues, a family law attorney should be who they seek for guidance. Family proceedings need the attention of a conscientious, experienced attorney who can successfully help bring their family law matters to settle or go to a trial on their terms.
A great family law attorney may help the client ensure that the high conflict parenting and any other complex issues can be resolve amicably or be brought before a judge for a resolution. A great family lawyer may be able to understand how their clients can work through the case to provide what’s best for their family even after a separation or a divorce.
A family lawyer should focus on the client’s well-being as well as the best outcome for their family. A family lawyer should focus on the client’s children wellbeing, safety, and happiness.
It is very important for a family law attorney to be well-versed in their field of law. Being knowledgeable and experienced in what they do opens up more space for negotiation and helps their clients come to more amenable terms and agreements. A great family lawyer has credentials demonstrating the respect of his/her peers and judges.
It is critical for someone going through a divorce to seek the help of an experienced family law attorney. Unfortunately, not all family lawyers are equal and having an experienced family law attorney may help someone understand their case better and make sure that they move forward with better choices for their families.
Ronald Lieberman is a shareholder and partner with Adinolfi, Lieberman, Burick, Roberto & Molotsky, P.A. and is a seasoned attorney with over 20 years of experience in all aspects of divorce and family law including divorce, child custody, child support, alimony, domestic violence, equitable distribution, college expenses, marital settlement agreements, high-end family and matrimonial litigation, and appellate matters before the Appellate Division. The firm is located in Mount Laurel, New Jersey.