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Denville is a township located in the northern portion of New Jersey, in Morris County. It has a population of 16,635, according to the 2010 Census. It is a major hub because I-80 runs through the middle of the township and it is also adjacent to other main highways.

A diverse range of ancestries are represented in Denville, including Italian, Irish, German, Polish, English and Hungarian. For those who were born outside of the United States, they come mainly from Europe. Almost 60% of the adult population is married.

Denville is located just three miles from Parsippany and 19 miles from Newark. It features the Tourne County Park which features over 540 acres and a spectacular view of the New York City skyline. Another interesting fact about this township is that a total of 11 bodies of water are located within the area.

Students who live in Denville can attend a local elementary school through the eighth grade. They can then attend Morris Knolls High School along with students from Rockaway Township. I-80 passes through the township for easy access to other areas, along with Route 10 and Route 53. Commuters have easy access to Manhattan through the train service with a stop at Denville station. Local bus service is another option for public transportation. Babe Ruth, a famous baseball player, spent summer vacations at a home right on Cedar Lake in Denville.

The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen provides legal counsel to residents of Denville and the surrounding communities. Mr. Van Aulen has been a practicing attorney for 22 years, concentrating in family law. He has handled hundreds of cases for both men and women. He has also advocated for victims of domestic abuse. Also, Mr. Van Aulen has represented those who have been falsely accused of abuse.

In addition to his years of practice, Mr. Van Aulen has served as adjunct professor for 13 years. He has been trained as a mediator and listens at cases to provide recommendations and avoid further litigation. Mr. Van Aulen has written more than 30 articles on family law and is knowledgeable about the emotional, psychological and financial aspects of divorce and other family matters.

Mr. Van Aulen has the distinction of being certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a matrimonial attorney. This recognition has been achieved by only a handful of the practicing attorneys within the state. It shows Mr. Van Aulen's dedication to his profession and clients. Mr. Van Aulen is a skilled negotiator who can save his clients countless hours and money on a trial by reaching a satisfactory resolution so they can move forward with their lives.

If you are moving in the direction of divorce or fighting for custody of your child or children, you need an attorney that is committed to fight for you. Mr. Van Aulen will listen to your story and provide solid legal counsel for your unique situation based on his years of experience. The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen is based in Saddle Brook, New Jersey. Mr. Van Aulen's office is located near Route 80, New Jersey Turnpike, Rt 17, and New Jersey Parkway. Said location makes it an easy commute from most towns in Northern New Jersey.

Clients can turn to Mr. Van Aulen in many issues of family law, including:

  • 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

Get the help you need to ensure that your rights are protected. Turn to an attorney who will fight for your rights and help you with your case no matter how difficult the situation might be for you right now. Contact The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen for a consultation. Call him today at 201-845-7400 to move on with your life.

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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