Family Law

Meet All of Your Family’s Legal Needs

There are few legal issues that are more personal than family law questions.  Whether you are seeking to protect your children, to pursue goals related to complex property division, or to protect your business in divorce, you deserve guidance from lawyers who have the knowledge, skill and drive to safeguard your best interests.

When you need compassionate attorneys with years of experience guiding clients through family law, Cohn Lifland is here to serve you.  Our dedicated attorneys will work to ease your stress while offering effective representation that will protect your rights and interests.  Cohn Lifland has provided New Jersey with quality legal services for nearly 100 years, earning its stellar reputation for commitment and excellence by helping families.

Our attorneys have extensive experience in local courts throughout New Jersey in obtaining strong results for clients across the spectrum of family law matters, including:


Custody and Parenting Time

Child Support

Alimony or Spousal Support

Property Distribution

LGBTQ+ Families

Modification and Enforcement

Relocation and/or Removal


Domestic Violence & Restraining Orders

Abuse and Neglect (DCP&P Matters)


Prenuptial Agreements

Alternative Dispute Resolution:

  • Mediation
  • Arbitration
  • Collaborative Law

The members of our Family Law team possess the experience and qualifications that you need, including

  • Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney
  • Accredited Family Law Mediator
  • AAML Trained Arbitrator
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
  • Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers
  • Member, Matrimonial Lawyers’ Alliance of New Jersey
  • AV Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Selected and/or recognized as:
    • New Jersey Super Lawyers*
    • Best Lawyers in America*
    • Bergen County’s Top Lawyers*
    • Top 50 Women Lawyers in New Jersey*
    • Top 100 Lawyers in New Jersey*

*No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey. A description of the selection methodology can be found here.

Cohn Lifland Pearlman Herrmann & Knopf LLP can help with all your legal needs regarding family law matters in New Jersey. To learn more about the family law issues that matter to you, we invite you to follow the links below:

Backed by over 90 years of institutional knowledge, experience and professionalism, our family law attorneys know the law — and they can help. Contact us online or call 201-845-9600 today to find out how. From our office in Saddle Brook, our lawyers help clients in state and federal courts throughout northern New Jersey.