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About Us

As distinguished and trusted lawyers, Sheryl Seiden and Christine Fitzgerald have a demonstrated record of success that has propelled them to the highest ranks of the New Jersey matrimonial bar.

With over forty years of combined experience, Sheryl and Christine have the wisdom and sophistication to understand how to litigate for their clients with zealous advocacy, while recognizing the benefit of resolving disputes to save her clients the expense, burden, and emotional drain of proceeding with litigation. As a Certified Mediator, Sheryl has the superior skills necessary to settle cases for her clients as their advocate, an apt disposition to mediate cases for individuals. As a Certified Matrimonial lawyer, Christine has the skills to litigate for her clients with great success. 

Mindful of the stress of divorce and its attendant issues, including disputes over custody and parenting time, Seiden Family Law provides a reassuring atmosphere to support clients with their family law needs. The firm uses a team approach whereby the firm’s large network of other experts and professionals are tapped when needed.

Seiden Family Law is proud to be ranked as a Best Law Firm for the last several years since 2018 by US News Best Lawyers!* The firm takes so much pride in the work that we do to help the families of New Jersey with their legal needs.

*The Best Law Firm list is issued by U.S. News & World Report. A description of the selection methodology can be found at No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

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Husband Who Wanted to Preserve the Family Assets

Going through a divorce was easily the worst experience of my life.  However, if one is heading down that path, I can think of no one better to work with in New Jersey than Sheryl Seiden and her team of professionals.  Sheryl and her team listened to what was important to me, and did everything in their power to help me realize my wishes while protecting me at the same time.  My divorce was very messy, with the opposing counsel trying everything possible to break me -- but Sheryl stayed the course, acting in the most professional manner, which enabled me to reach a satisfactory result for me, my ex-wife and the children.  Nobody wins in a divorce, but at least in my situation, I feel as though my ex-wife, my children and I are all set up for success as we enter the next chapter of our lives. For that I am eternally grateful.
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