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Tanya is an accomplished attorney, focusing her practice on high net-worth divorces, disputed custody cases and many other aspects of family law.  With over fifteen years of corporate audit expertise she capably handles the most complex financial issues.

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Child Custody: 25%
  2. Family: 25%
  3. Divorce: 25%
  4. Child Support: 20%
  5. Domestic Violence: 5%

Payment

Payment types:

Check, Credit card

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  • Stephen Darryl Brown

    Tanya's unique combination of intelligence, diligence and tenacity make her one of the top family law practitioners in the State of New Jersey. I proudly provide my endorsement and recommendation for a bright rising star in our legal community.

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    Stephen Brown Consumer protection Attorney
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  • Jeffrey Anthony Skiendziul

    I endorse this lawyer. Ms. Freeman is a sharp attorney who works diligently to get the best outcome for her clients and does so with compassion and professionalism.

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    Jeffrey Skiendziul Criminal defense Attorney
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Contact info

Weiner Lesniak, LLP

629 Parsippany Road
Parsippany, NJ, 07054

Weiner Lesniak, LLP

26 Journal Square, Suite 1204
Jersey City, NJ, 07306

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NJActive201206/25/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
10 Best Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2016
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2016
Preeminent Client RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
10 Best Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Family Law Attorneys2015
Lead Counsel ratingLawInfo2015
Client's Choice AwardAVVO2015
Resolution and Commendation For Community ServiceCity of Newark Municipal Council2014
Community Service AwardCoalition of Newark Democrat & Republican District Leaders2014
Certificate of AppreciationHudson County Superior Court2014
Client's Choice AwardAVVO2014
TOP TEN DIVORCE LAW FIRMThe Prime Buyer's Report2014
Lead Counsel RatingLAWINFO2014
Lead Counsel RatingLAWINFO2013
Republican Elector, Electoral CollegeState of New Jersey2012
CALI Award for Civil Rights ClinicTouro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law center2012
Cum LaudeTouro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center2012
For Exemplary Contributions to the Quality of student LifeDean and Faculty of the Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center2012
For Exceptional Contributions to the Growth of the Law centerTouro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center2012
Outstanding Student ServiceTouro College- Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center2011
CALI Award For Computer-Assisted Legal InstructionTouro College- Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center2011
CALI Award For Federal Judicial ClerkshipTouro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law center2011
CALI Award For Appellate AdvocacyTouro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center2011
CALI Award for Best Oral AdvocateTouro College- Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerWeiner Lesniak, LLP2015 - Present
CounselNew Jersey Federation of Republican Women2015 - Present
Board of DirectorsUniversity Hospital, Newark, NJ2014 - Present
Special Civil Part Mediation ProgramHudson County Superior Court2014 - Present
PartnerFreeman Hughes Freeman, LLC2013 - 2015
PartnerLaw Offices Of Brian C. Freeman, LLC2012 - 2013
Summer Intern for Hon. Michelle Hollar-GregoryEssex County Superior Court2011 - 2011
Legal ExternFederal Court Eastern District Of New York2011 - 2011
Office AdministratorLaw Offices Of Brian C. Freeman, LLC2005 - 2011
Senior Manager/AuditorHorizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield1999 - 2005
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Heart Association of Northern New JerseyChairperson of the Circle of Red Campaign2016 - Present
New Jersey Federation of Republican WomenCounsel2015 - Present
Essex County Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
Association of Black Women Lawyers of New JerseyMember2014 - Present
Hudson American Inn of CourtBarrister2013 - Present
Hudson County Bar Association, Family Law CommitteeMember2013 - Present
New Jersey Association for JusticeMember2012 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Republican National Lawyers AssociationMember2012 - Present
Hudson County Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
Garden State Bar AssociationMember2010 - Present
National Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
University of PhoenixBoard of Trustees2012 - 2014
Black Law Students Association of Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterFormer President2011 - 2012
Salvation Army of Hudson County, NJBoard of Trustees2008 - 2011
Juvenile Justice/Family Commitee For Hudson County, MCCChairperson2008 - 2015
Jack and Jill of America, IncMember2005 - 2013
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
HD v HD, Morris County Superior CourtThe appeal was successful and the Appellate Court overturned the trial judge's ruling.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Union County Women's JournalYour Legal Check Up2014
Union County Women's JournalTen Things To Consider Before You Say " I Do "2014
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Touro College - Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law CenterLawJD - Juris Doctor2012
Caldwell CollegeGovernmentBS - Bachelor of Science2008
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Top 40: Matrimonial Law's Greatest HitsCustody and Relocation2016
Kent Place School Black History MonthDiscussion on careers in legal profession2015