Jessica Ragno Sprague is a family law attorney with Weinberger Divorce & Family Law Group. After graduating from Seton Hall Law School, she served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable John E. Selser, J.S.C. in the Passaic County Family Part. Admitted to the New Jersey Bar and the New Jersey District Court Bar, Ms. Sprague’s practice has been and remains primarily concentrated in matrimonial and family law, where she is dedicated to serving the best interests of her clients in all matters related to divorce, child custody, child support, alimony and the division of assets. She also receives regular appointments from the Probate Division of the Passaic County Superior Court to represent alleged incapacitated persons in Guardianship applications. She has also received appointments from Family Law judges to serve in the capacity as guardian ad litem, attorney-in-fact, and receiver.
Ms. Sprague is designated by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Certified Matrimonial Attorney, a certification achieved by only 2% of the attorneys in New Jersey.
While attending Seton Hall Law School, Ms. Sprague was chosen to spend a semester with the Seton Hall Center for Social Justice where she represented indigent individuals in all aspects of matrimonial and family law. She also spent a summer as a Research Assistant for State Senator Robert Martin. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Sprague received her undergraduate degree, a Bachelor of Arts, in Psychology, from Fairleigh Dickinson University.
Ms. Sprague is currently the Treasurer for the Passaic County Bar Association and a Supreme Court appointed member of the District XI Ethics Committee. She previously served a four year term on the District XI Fee Arbitration Committee. Ms. Sprague is the Co-Chair of the Early Settlement Panel Program in Passaic County as well as an expert panelist. Ms. Sprague is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Section, and is appointed to the General Council. She has spoken at Continuing Legal Education classes held for other members of the bar. She was previously elected as a County Committee Person for the Passaic County Regular Republican Organization and carried a three year term. She is a former member of the Barry Croland Inns of Court, which is exclusively dedicated to matrimonial and family law. She is a former member of the Tri-Boro Chamber of Commerce.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Preeminent 5.0 out of 5||Martindale-Hubbell||2015|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2014|
|Board Certified, Matrimonial Law||New Jersey Bar Association||2014|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2012|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2011|
|Associate Attorney||Weinberger Law Group, LLC||2010 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||Petrie Cotroneo & Reenstra, LLC||2007 - 2010|
|Law Clerk||Honorable John E. Selser, J.S.C.||2006 - 2007|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|District IX Fee Arbitration Commitee||Panelist||2011 - Present|
|Passaic County Bar Association||Trustee||2010 - Present|
|Passaic County Regular Republican Committee||Elected Official||2009 - 2012|
|Barry Croland Family Law American Inn of Court||Member||2006 - 2009|
|Seton Hall University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2006|
|Fairleigh Dickinson University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2003|
|2013 Top Ten Family Law Cases||Jacoby v. Jacoby||2013|
|Continuing Legal Education||The Case Information Statement||2012|
|Varrone vs. Varrone||Successful|
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