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Professional Biography

College: Montclair State University
Major: Political Science
Minor: Pre-Law

Law School: Brooklyn Law School.

Admissions: New Jersey Bar & New York Bar.

Legal Work: Garces & Grabler from 2000 to 2004.


Paula started her firm, Paula A. Menar, Attorney at Law, LLC, in May of 2004. It became Menar & Menar Attorneys at Law in 2007.


Areas of Practice: Family Law

Committees: Middlesex County Early Settlement Panel on since or about 2006, Assignment Judge’s Committee for Family Part on since or about 2006, Ethics Committee from 2006 to 2010, Fee Arbitration Committee from 2010 to present, Trustee of the Middlesex County Bar Foundation.

Awards: Received the Martin S. Goldin Family Law Award


Personal Biography

Family: Mother of two young children.    

Background: Born in Punta Arenas, Chile.


Languages spoken: Spanish, English

Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 30%
    16 years
  2. Child Custody: 20%
  3. Domestic Violence: 20%
    16 years
  4. Estate Planning: 10%
    12 years
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 

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Contact info

Menar & Menar

83 Morris Street
Suite 3
New Brunswick, NJ, 08901-2145

Menar & Menar

11 Broad Street
Suite 2E
Freehold, NJ, 07728



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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Martin S. Goldin Family Law AwardMiddlesex County Bar Association2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Senior PartnerMenar & Menar, Attorneys at Law2007 - Present
OwnerPaula A. Menar, Attorney at Law, LLC2004 - 2007
AssociateGarces & Grabler, PC2000 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
Middlesex County Bar FoundationVice President2014 - Present
Middlesex County Bar FoundationTreasurer2013 - 2014
Monmouth Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Office of Attorney Ethics - Fee Arbitration Committee for District 8Chair2013 - 2014
Middlesex County Bar FoundationSecretary2012 - 2013
Middlesex County Bar FoundationTrustee2011 - Present
Office of Attorney Ethics - Fee Arbitration Committee for District 8Member2010 - 2014
Office of Attorney Ethics - Ethics Committee for District 8Member2006 - 2010
Middlesex County Bar Association, Presiding Judges CommitteeMember2004 - 2014
New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law SectionMemberN/A
Middlesex County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brooklyn Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Montclair State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1997
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
2014 Boardwalk SeminarMatrimonial Program2014