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Paul H Townsend

Paul H Townsend

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Alimony, Domestic Violence, Family

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1984

  1. Family: 20%
    30 years, 6 thousand cases
  2. Domestic Violence: 20%
    30 years, 3 thousand cases
  3. Alimony: 20%
    30 years, 6 thousand cases
  4. Child Custody: 20%
    30 years, 4 thousand cases
  5. Divorce & Separation: 20%
    30 years, 6 thousand cases



Hourly ($250-400/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Robert Ricci

    I endorse this lawyer. He is an intelligent, articulate, and tenacious divorce litigator. He forcefully, yet professionally advocates his client's position. Any client would be well-served with Mr. Townsend.


    Robert Ricci Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Joan Geraldine Geiger

    I endorse this lawyer. Paul is very talented and personable. He is well liked and respected in the legal community.


    Joan Geiger Mediation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Townsend, Tomaio & Newmark, L.L.C.

65 Madison Ave.
Suite 420
Morristown, NJ, 07960

Townsend, Tomaio & Newmark, L.L.C.

411 Hackensack Avenue
Suite 200
Hackensack, NJ, 07601




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Am Jur Award Law and ComputerOhio Northern University1984

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerTownsend Tomaio and Newmark, LLC2008 - Present
PartnerPartner Cutler Simeone Townsend Tomaio and Newmark2000 - 2008
LecturerInstitute for Continuing Legal Education2000 - 2001
LecturerSeton Hall University1997 - 1998
PartnerHartlaub, Dotten, Terry & Townsend, PC1996 - 2000
Senior AssociateHannoch Weisman, P.C.1992 - 1996
AttorneyThatcher & Lanza, Attorneys1990 - 1992
AssociateJames P. Yudes, Attorneys1989 - 1990

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Morris County Bar AssociationMember2000 - Present
Union County Bar AssociationMember1996 - 2000
Somerset County Bar AssociationMember1992 - 1996

Publication NameTitleDate
Edward Elgar PublishingForensic Accounting In Matrimonial Divorce2005

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Ohio Northern University - Claude W. Pettit College of Law LawJD - Juris Doctor1984
Albright College Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1980

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
SeminarSame Sex Issues and Alimony2005