Family Law Associate Attorney Job in Somerville, NJ Near Me - 332484 |

Family Law Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location New Jersey - Somerville

Job ID V8MA332484

Experience Level Midlevel Associate

Job Experience Min. 3 Years

Ranking 2 : Consumer and/or Business $$

Estimated Salary Consumer Facing Firm Salary-Tend to Be on Lower End in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Family Law - General

2024-05-03 03:09:10

A law firm in Somerville, NJ, is seeking a dedicated Family Law Associate Attorney to provide comprehensive legal counsel and representation to clients facing sensitive family law issues. The ideal candidate will have a strong knowledge base in family law, exceptional communication skills, and the ability to navigate complex legal matters with compassion and professionalism.



  • Provide legal counsel and representation to clients in family law matters, including child custody, divorce, child abuse, and domestic violence cases.
  • Perform legal research and analysis to support case strategy and legal arguments.
  • Draft legal documents, including contracts, briefs, motions, and other necessary filings.
  • Prepare for and attend legal proceedings, including hearings, mediations, and trials.
  • Negotiate on behalf of clients to achieve favorable outcomes and settlements.
  • Maintain detailed and accurate client records and case files.
  • Collaborate closely with administrative staff, colleagues, and senior partners to deliver excellent legal services.



  • Admission to practice law in New Jersey.
  • 3+ years of experience practicing family law.
  • Strong knowledge base and experience representing clients in family law matters.
  • Highly developed organizational abilities.
  • Familiarity with MS Office 365.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong negotiation and problem-solving skills.


Education & Certifications:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Admission to practice law in the state of New Jersey.



  • Legal research and analysis.
  • Document drafting and preparation.
  • Courtroom representation.
  • Client counseling and advocacy.
  • Case management and organization.
  • Negotiation and problem-solving.



  • Careers Advancement Opportunities
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Competitive compensation
  • 401K matching
  • Medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
  • Commissions
  • Bonus structure

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