Category Archives: New Jersey Family Law Blog

Types of Visitation

Types of Visitation

Types of Visitation Similar to custody rights, visitation schedules in New Jersey are determined by what is best for the child. Visitation rights will only be denied in extreme situations in which one parent poses a significant threat to the child’s safety. Otherwise, the court will determine what type of visitation schedule is best suited […]

New Jersey Grounds for Divorce

New Jersey Grounds for Divorce

New Jersey Grounds for Divorce Do you need to know more about the New Jersey grounds for divorce? A party wishing to divorce must decide upon which specific “ground” they will base their divorce. New Jersey statutes are clear that when a couple wishes to divorce, they must cite a specific ground before their divorce […]

Post-Divorce Legal Issues

Post-Divorce Legal Issues

At long last, your divorce is final and you can begin to move on with your life, process the grief and rebuild your life as an individual, right? Unfortunately, many couples who go through a divorce do not anticipate the long-lasting effects and post-divorce legal issues that may require legal intervention. Even in the most […]

What Is The Difference Between Annulment and Divorce?

What Is The Difference Between Annulment and Divorce

When a couple decides to end a marriage, there are two ways to do so — either by a traditional divorce or through an annulment. Both divorce and annulment dissolve a marriage but are different in how the marriage is recognized. Many people do not understand the difference between the two, so here we will […]

Understanding New Jersey Prenuptial Agreements

Understanding New Jersey Prenuptial Agreements

Prenuptial agreements — also called premarital agreements or prenups — are contracts made between prospective spouses that become effective upon marriage. Prenuptial agreements have gotten a reputation for being a document drafted out of a lack of trust between partners as a safety net in case the marriage does not last and has been viewed […]

New Jersey Divorce Guide

New Jersey Divorce Guide

Divorce by nature is confusing and adversarial, but it doesn’t have to be. The New Jersey Divorce Guide was created by attorney Bart W. Lombardo to help residents shine a bright light down the dark tunnel of divorce. Knowledgeable Guidance for a Difficult Journey Ending your marriage, whether tumultuously or amicably, can be very upsetting […]