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Valerie Hemhauser is an innovative and highly responsive lawyer with over 24 years litigation experience focusing in all matters of Family Law, including Divorce, Child Custody, Support, Pre-Marital and Marital Property Settlement Agreements, Post-Judgment Modification and Enforcement Applications, Parentng Issues; Municipal Court matters; Wills and Estates; Civil Litigation. 

Valerie Hemhauser personally handles each case from start to finish.  She is committed to providing quality legal expertise while formulating timely, cost-effective and ethical solutions for her clients. 


Practice areas


  1. Family: 50%
    26 years
  2. Divorce: 45%
    26 years
  3. Wills: 5%
    26 years



Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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    Valerie is an astute, highly skilled attorney. She is also warm, compassionate and pragmatic. Terrific parent as well.


    Jason Lauren Employment and labor Attorney
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    I endorse this lawyer as she is a strong advocate for her clients.


    Laurie Bogaard
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Contact info

125 Half Mile Road Ste 200
Red Bank, NJ, 077010000


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Lead Counsel Rating in the Legal Discipline of Divorce LawLead Counsel Review Board2015
Lead Counsel Rating in the Legal Discipline of Divorce LawLead Counsel Review Board2014
Lead Counsel Rating in the Legal Discipline of Divorce LawLead Counsel Review Board2013
Meritorious Publc Service- District Ethics CommitteeSupreme Court of New Jersey2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Sectionmember, family law division2004 - Present
Monmouth County Early Settlement Panelistpanelist2004 - Present
Monmouth Bar Associationmember- family law, school law, unauthorized law committees1996 - Present
District IX Ethics Committeemember investigator1998 - 2001
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Pelow v. PelowSuccessful argument- relief granted
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Rutgers, State University of New Jersey School of Law - NewarkLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Douglass CollegeCommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1980