Category Archives: New Jersey Family Law Blog

Defining Domestic Violence

Defining Domestic Violence

There is sometimes confusion when it comes to defining domestic violence. In New Jersey, domestic violence is defined by law as the occurrence of one or more offenses listed in the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act of 1990 against another person. The listed offenses include assault, murder, kidnapping, terroristic threats, criminal restraint, sexual assault, false […]

Child Custody Laws in New Jersey

Child Custody Laws in New Jersey

There are two different types of New Jersey child custody legally recognized by the state: legal custody and physical custody. If you are in a child custody dispute with an ex-spouse, you will need an experienced New Jersey child custody lawyer to hear your case. Here is some important information on child custody laws in […]

Do You Need a Divorce Lawyer?

Do You Need a Divorce Lawyer?

Do you need a divorce lawyer that is strong, dedicated, and experienced? Our divorce representation at Tanya Freeman Law encompasses all aspects of your proceedings, including: Division of assets: Splitting property, retirement funds and pensions can be a challenging process. Our New Jersey Divorce Lawyers can help you identify and accurately value marital assets, providing the support you […]

Divorce Cases During COVID-19

Divorce Cases During COVID-19

As we move through this new coronavirus crisis together, our law office will remain fully operational. All matters, for the time being, can be handled over the phone, video conference, live chat and via email. If you have any questions about handling a divorce case during COVID-19, do not hesitate to contact our office. Court […]

Dividing a Pre-Marital Home

Dividing a Pre-Marital Home

If you are getting a divorce, you may be worried about how your possessions are going to be divided. For example, is dividing a pre-marital home part of the equitable distribution process? Read this article to learn more information. Dividing a Pre-Marital Home What happens if two spouses purchased a home together before they were […]

Handling School Events After a Divorce

Handling School Events After a Divorce

One of the concerns you may have if you are separating from your spouse is how you will be handling school events after a divorce. This includes things such as parent-teacher meetings, sporting events, or transportation to and from school. Handling School Events After a Divorce As a New Jersey Divorce Attorney, I get questions […]

Traveling Abroad with Children After a Divorce

Traveling Abroad with Children After a Divorce

Contested divorces involving child custody are often very stressful experiences. Unfortunately, these complexities can also arise after the separation has been finalized, such as traveling abroad with children after a divorce. An experienced and compassionate New Jersey family law attorney can help you sort out any difficulties that you may be facing. Traveling Abroad with […]