have specialized in Family Law
, representing the rights of parents, guardians
and children since being admitted to practice in 1973. I have represented
clients in custody, guardianship, family offense, neglect proceedings and the
like in our Family Courts. I have a significant practice in Adoption Law
as well, having represented foster parents in public agency adoptions, and
adoptive parents whether through private adoption agencies or pursuing
adoptions as relatives or step-parents. Another significant part of my
practice is Real Estate Law
, with specialties in residential home sales and
purchases and eviction proceedings.
Law is an extraordinarily rewarding experience. I have helped hundreds of
families grow through the process, whether agency or private, a process that
needs an experienced practitioner to expedite it.
our initial interview through all court proceedings, which may involve the
consent of the natural parents or litigation to terminate their rights, I have
the experience to bring the proceeding to fruition.
Family Court handles all kinds of matters affecting the family, other than
matters relating to the dissolution of a marriage or equitable distribution of
property acquired before or during the marriage. It has the staff and the
expertise to these handle matters which may touch on domestic violence,
custody, visitation, guardianship, support, maintenance, neglect, abuse, and
the like. I have practiced family law for well over forty years and can
draw on my experience and knowledge of the Courts to provide you with competent
My practice includes all aspects of matrimonial law, whether the negotiation of a Separation Agreement; a simple dissolution of a marriage without assets or a complicated matter involving difficult equitable distribution issues and the discovery of income and assets; maintenance awards, custody, visitation and child support matters and the like. These matters need an attorney who has the experience and diligence to litigate or negotiate an equitable resolution.
My firm will prepare all of your predicate notices and pleadings, and make all court appearances and submit all paperwork needed to complete the process.
firm can prepare all of the predicate notices and pleadings needed to promptly
and effectively prosecute an eviction; make all court appearances associated
with the proceedings and submit all paperwork needed to complete the process on
an affordable basis. This process is, as many have found trying to
represent themselves, filled with pitfalls if you are not absolutely versed in
the law including time constraints imposed by statutes regarding
service, filing and the like. Many have lost time and rent trying to act
on their own. What many be lost in time and past due rent is not worth
the effort of pursuing it on your own. This is a specialty that should
only be pursued by an experienced attorney.