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Rita T. Jerejian has been practicing law for over 26 years concentrating in a wide range of family law matters from name changes for children to complex divorce and custody matters.   Rita T. Jerejian also handles criminal matters including domestic violence, drug and theft charges.  She has been recognized as a Top Attorney in the areas of matrimonial and family law.


Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 50%
  2. Family: 25%
  3. Criminal Defense: 25%


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Attorney endorsements

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  • Robert John Kane

    I endorse this lawyer. Rita is the consummate professional. She takes the time to listen to her client so that she can properly advocate her client's positions. While zealous, she does not lose sight of her client's needs and more importantly she does not take unreasonable positions so as to cause her client to incur needless fees and costs.


    Robert Kane Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Melinda L. Singer

    I endorse this lawyer.Rita is an excellent lawyer. She has an extensive background in Family Law and provides practical solutions to her clients. She is both knowledgeable in the law and understands the emotional impact.


    Melinda Singer Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Rita T. Jerejian, LLC

3 University Plz Ste 207
Hackensack, NJ, 07601-6219


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Bergen's Top Lawyers- Matrimonial & Family Law(201) Magazine2013
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerRita T. Jerejian, LLC2006 - Present
PartnerJerejian and Jerejian, LLC2001 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
New Jersey State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Bergen County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Women Lawyers In BergenMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Morales v. PerezClient granted custody of niece.
Mitchell v. NewmanFinal Restraining Order Vacated after trial.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Catholic University of America, Columbus School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
Fordham UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1985