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Clark is a township that is located in the southern part of Union County, which is situated in the northern part of New Jersey. This is a small growing community of 14,756, according to the 2010 United States Census. It has a total area of just under five square miles.

Located to the south of Clark is the community of Colonia while Cranford is to the north. Other small communities surrounding Clark include Rahway and Avenel to the southeast and Linden to the northeast. Garwood and Westfield are located to the northwest of Clark while Iselin lies to the south. Union is the largest city in the area just five miles to the north. Staten Island is also close by at just over nine miles away. Brooklyn, New York is almost 19 miles to the east of Clark.

Clark is home to about 11% of people who were foreign born with the majority coming from Europe, Latin America and Asia. Ancestries of those who are native born include Italian, Polish, Irish, Portuguese and German. Approximately 57% of the adult population is married with another 6% being divorced or separated.

The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen provide legal counsel and representation for the residents in Clark and nearby communities. Whether you are going through a divorce or fighting for custody, you need someone with experience like Mr. Van Aulen. He has been a practicing attorney for more than 22 years. He has successfully represented both men and women in child custody. He is also a strong advocate for victims of domestic abuse and obtained many restraining orders.

Mr. Van Aulen was an adjunct professor of law for 13 years, giving him a unique perspective on the law that has served him in many ways. He is member of the early settlement panel and has listened to other attorneys’ cases, providing recommendations to help them avoid further litigation. He is also a skilled negotiator in his own cases and has helped his clients reach an effective resolution.

You can trust that Mr. Van Aulen will listen to your situation before offering any advice. Once he understands your story, he will provide solid legal counsel to help you take the next step. Mr. Van Aulen is not afraid to take on more challenging cases and will provide assertive and dedicated representation.

The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen is located in Saddle Brook, located in Bergen County, New Jersey. The office is conveniently near Route 17, New Jersey Parkway, Route 80 and New Jersey Turnpike.

Trust Mr. Van Aulen for help with any of the following services:

  • Child Custody and Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Divorce
  • Mediation
  • Paternity
  • Annulment
  • Alimony
  • Domestic Violence
  • Grandparent Visitation and Custody
  • Child Relocation
  • Modification of Support
  • College Tuition Disputes
  • Prenuptial Agreements

When you need an attorney that you can trust and rely on, you want someone like Mr. Van Aulen to stand by you. Contact him today to set up an appointment for a free initial consultation. Call him at 201-845-7400.

Client Reviews
Peter has integrity, and values his relationships with his clients beyond his financial relationship with them. For me to say this about any lawyer is really saying something. He is compassionate, straightforward and knowledgeable. I would easily recommend him to anybody. Lewie W.
Peter Van Aulen handled my case with great diligence and integrity. He is also a compassionate individual who realizes what a difficult time divorce can be emotionally. Peter works hard and doesn't take any shortcuts in preparing for a case… I highly recommend Mr. Van Aulen and his staff. Chuck Solomon
Peter is an exceptionally great attorney. He handled my child custody case and was able to ease any of my concerns with honest answers. He always took the time to explain the pros/cons and was always available to answer any questions that I had… I would highly recommend this attorney to anyone who is looking for one. Jessica Cruz
Peter Van Aulen is a very compassionate, honest and straightforward person. He was there for me at my lowest point with a genuine concern not only for my situation, but for me and my child's well being above all… He is fair and he is strong and when push comes to shove he is there for you. Cathy Dodge
Our cousin used Peter's law office to help with a sticky custody situation. He was extremely responsive, very nice and most importantly did an awesome job with the court! He is awesome. Lawrence Polsky

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