Geri Landau Squire

Geri Landau Squire

Partner
Location:
Saddle Brook, New Jersey
Phone:
201-845-9600
Fax:
201-845-9423
Email:

Geri Landau Squire has extensive experience representing clients in family law matters. Her practice has focused on family law for most of her 30-year career. She is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a matrimonial law attorney and is also certified as a family law mediator.  She focuses her practice on adoption, alimony/spousal support, spousal maintenance, child custody and parenting time, child support, divorce, domestic violence, post-judgment applications for modification and enforcement, and relocation of spouse with children out-of-state.  Ms. Squire is also a court-approved family law mediator.

Ms. Squire serves on, and has chaired, two Early Settlement Panels, which consist of experienced family lawyers who devote their time to reviewing settlement proposals and conferring with attorneys and litigants in an effort to resolve contested matrimonial cases.

Ms. Squire has taught paralegal courses, authored chapters in the New Jersey Transaction Guide (published by Matthew Bender) and lectured to various community groups.  She was also an adjunct instructor of legal research and writing at Seton Hall University School of Law.

Ms. Squire has received an AV Preeminent rating by Martindale-Hubbell.  She was included in the list of 2015's Women Leaders in the Law, published in Fortune magazine. In addition, she was included by (201) Magazine in its list of Bergen County's "Top Lawyers" in 2015,  2016 and 2017, in Matrimonial & Family and Custody.

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Areas of Practice

  • Family Law

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney, Supreme Court of New Jersey
  • Certified Family Law Mediator, Supreme Court of New Jersey

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1982
  • New York, 1991
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D.
    • Law Review: Seton Hall University Law Review, Associate Editor
  • William Paterson College
    • M.A.
    • Major: Education
  • William Paterson College
    • M.A.
    • Major: Communications
  • Ramapo College of New Jersey
    • B.A.

Published Works

  • Author, New Jersey Transaction Guide, Matthew Bender

Classes/Seminars

  • Adjunct Instructor of Legal Research and Writing, Seton Hall University School of Law

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rating, Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2015’s Women Leaders in the Law, Fortune magazine
  • Bergen County's Top Lawyers, (201) Magazine, 2015 - 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Supreme Court’s District IIB Ethics Committee
  • Bergen County Bar Association, Member
  • Passaic County Bar Association, Member
  • New Jersey State Bar Association (Family Law Section), Member
  • New York State Bar Association, Member
  • Early Settlement Panel in Passaic County, Chair
  • Early Settlement Panel in Bergen County, Member
  • Family Law Committee of the Bergen County Bar Association, Member
  • Certified Attorneys Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Member