Family Law and Divorce in New Jersey

Articles March 19, 2015

The Consequences of Domestic Violence in New Jersey

Domestic violence is a serious matter. Understand the consequences of domestic violence in the state of New Jersey. Scared. Powerless. Trapped. Helpless. These are just some of the words that just scratch the surface of describing what a victim of domestic abuse feels like. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, on average 20 […]

Articles February 20, 2015

Arbitration and Divorce in New Jersey– What You Need to Know

What You Should Know about Arbitration and Divorce in New Jersey Arbitration is a method of resolving disputes in a divorce matter outside of the traditional courtroom. In particular situations, you may want to consider arbitration, such as where complex financial issues require testimony necessitating trial dates spread out over many months with lots of […]

Articles February 18, 2015

Considering Divorce? Know the Differences Between Conventional Litigation, Mediation and Arbitration Before You File for Divorce in New Jersey

If you are considering a divorce in the state of New Jersey, understand the differences between Litigation, Mediation and Arbitration. No two marriages are alike and, in like manner, no two divorces are alike. Each presents its own unique personalities and issues. You and your spouse may be able to reach an agreement and avoid […]

Articles February 6, 2015

Information About Changing Your Name After Divorce In New Jersey

Should I change my name after my divorce? Here’s are things to consider when changing your name in New Jersey Often at the time of a divorce, a wife (or a partner in a same-sex marriage or civil union) decides to resume using a maiden name or a former name. The reasons why someone decides […]

Articles January 27, 2015

January Is The Most Common Divorce Month in NJ

The first Monday of every New Year is referred to as “Divorce Monday” in New Jersey and nation-wide. On Divorce Monday and throughout the entire month of January, there is a surge in divorce filings that keep family attorneys, like us throughout the country busy once the holidays have passed. The annual spike in divorce […]

Articles December 18, 2014

Same Sex Marriage in New Jersey

As a result of a NJ trial court decision, New Jersey became the 14th state in the country to acknowledge the validity of same-sex marriage. As of 2014, only 1/3 of the United States legally recognizes same-sex marriages. At Arons and Solomon, we’ve had several clients that have come to us with questions and concerns […]

Articles August 12, 2014

Rate Of Older Divorce Skyrocketing in NJ

NJ divorce rate of older couples is on the rise. In a landmark study of U.S. Census data, two sociologists have found that the rate of American divorce among older couples has risen sharply and will likely continue to accelerate. Speculation abounds about the reasons for this phenomenon and family law attorneys must prepare older […]

Articles August 12, 2014

NJ Family Law: The Option Of Collaborative Divorce

What is Collaborative Divorce in New Jersey? If you are considering divorce in New Jersey, collaborative divorce is a relatively recent alternative dispute resolution method that provides a new alternative to the traditional adversarial divorce model. While the traditional method – or the other ADR methods of mediation or arbitration – work for many divorcing […]

Articles August 12, 2014

NJ Child Relocation: What You Need To Know

What happens when only one parent wants to move? Here’s what you need to know about child relocation in New Jersey. Under New Jersey law, there are strict limitations as to when a custodial parent is permitted to relocate with a child outside the state. In fact, statutory law expressly dictates that a custodial parent […]