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Amy Frances Gjelsvik

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family

About Me

Amy F. Gjelsvik, Esq., is a partner in the Eliades Law Firm.  She was admitted to practice in 2000, and has devoted her career to reprenting clients in all aspects of matrimonial and family law matters.  She is a certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney.   

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Divorce & Separation: 75%
  2. Family: 25%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Christian K. Lassen

    Top-notch attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.

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    Christian Lassen Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Laura Ruvolo Lipp

    Amy was my adversary in an extremely difficult and complicated custody case. She advocated zealously for her client and was clearly a highly skilled attorney. Yet, she was a pleasure to work with as an adversary.

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    Laura Ruvolo Lipp Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Paris P. Eliades Law Firm

48 Sparta Ave
Sparta, NJ, 07871

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive200005/29/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Professional Lawyer of the Year AwardNew Jersey Commission on Professionalism2014
Super Lawyers, Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2014
SuperLawyers, Rising StarsSuperLawyers2013
SuperLawyers, Rising StarsSuperLawyers2012
2010 Attorney of the YearProject Self-Sufficiency2010
20 Under 40 Making a DifferenceThe New Jersey Herald2010
Mosaic AwardProject Self-Sufficiency2009
Equal Justice MedalLegal Services of New Jersey2006
Community Service AwardDomestic Abuse Services Inc.2005
Community Service and Support AwardDomestic Abuse Services Inc.2002

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerParis P. Eliades Law Firm, LLC2015 - Present
PartnerDaggett, Kraemer & Gjelsvik2006 - 2015
PartnerAlbino and Gjelsvik, LLC2000 - 2006
Family Part Law ClerkSuperior Court of New Jersey1999 - 2000

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Professional Womenmember2014 - Present
Sussex County Bar AssociationImmediate Past President2013 - Present
Sussex County Bar AssociationPresident2012 - 2013
District XB Ethics CommitteeCommittee Investigator2007 - Present
New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law SectionMemberN/A
Sussex County Bar Association, Family Law CommitteeMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Will not list for clients' privacy concernsN/A

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Widener University School of Law, Harrisburg PAN/AJuris Doctor1999
Richard Stockton College of New JerseyPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1996

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
How to try a Matrimonial Casedivorce2009
Child Supportchild support2008
Pro Se Divorce Workshopdivorce2006
Alimony, Child Support and Custodychild support2006