The Law Office of James P. Yudes, P.C. practices exclusively in the area of Family Law, which has given our firm the unique ability to concentrate and excel in each of the complicated areas that concern you.
James P. Yudes writes the book on family law. Literally. The Yudes Family Law Citator summarizes important family law cases dating back to 1947. It is updated and published on an annual basis by the New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education and is the subject of an annual, award winning lecture series given at three locations in the State so as to afford all family law practitioners in New Jersey the opportunity to learn from the best.
James P. Yudes has helped to shape the family law landscape of New Jersey in such matters as how businesses should be valued in divorce cases; the method for computing income for unemployed, high net-worth individuals as it relates to alimony; the right to a jury trial in marital tort cases, together with many other family issues.
Our firm enjoys the quality and commitment of lawyers and staff to provide you, our client, with the very best family legal services in New Jersey.
Licensed since 1975
Hourly ($225-475/hour), Retainer (Always)
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I highly recommend Mr. Yudes. I worked with him on a family law case and we were very successful in obtaining the perfect result. I also tried a case with him and found him to be very professional. Mr. Yudes also is highly recognized for his book, and for his family law seminars.
Melissa Cipriano Divorce & Separation Attorney
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyers||Martindale-Hubbell||2009|
|List of Super Lawyers||Super Lawyers||2009|
|Distinguished Service Award||I.C.L.E.||2008|
|President||James P. Yudes, PC||1978 - Present|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|New Jersey State Bar Association||Trustee||1991 - 1993|
|New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Section||Chairman||1989 - 1990|
|American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers||Board of Managers||1985 - 1990|
|American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers||Fellow||N/A|
|International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers||Member||N/A|
|Yudes Family Law Citator, I.C.L.E.||Author||2008|
|Yudes Consumer Guide to a New Jersey Divorce||Author||2004|
|Matrimonial Certification Review Course, I.C.L.E.||Author||2001|
|LPH||Domestic Torts in New Jersey||1996|
|Villanova University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1975|