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Fort Lee

Fort Lee boasts a population of 35,461 as of the 2010 United States Census. It is located in the New York City Metropolitan Area, on the eastern edge of Bergen County in New Jersey. It sits along the Hudson River right across from the New York City borough of Manhattan. As one of the larger boroughs in the area, it comprises almost three square miles. It sits atop Palisade Cliffs and is connected to New York City by the George Washington Bridge. Other boroughs within two miles of Fort Lee include Englewood Cliffs, Ridgefield Park, Fairview and Cliffside Park. Union is the largest city in the area and is just 6 ½ miles away. Both Jersey City and New York City are just 10 miles from Fort Lee. Residents in this borough represent a variety of lineages with many of them having ancestries in Italy, Russia, Germany, Poland and Ireland. Those born outside the United States often come from either Asia or Europe. Slightly over half of the residents are married with a divorce rate at 10% of the population.

For those in the process of obtaining a divorce or considering the possibility, they need representation by an experience attorney who is knowledgeable in the area of family law. The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen offer its services to the residents of Fort Lee and surrounding communities to provide the experience, dedicated help needed. Mr. Van Aulen has been a family law attorney for twenty-two years and has won hundreds of cases for his clients. He represents his clients on all matters, including divorce, custody, alimony, and child relocation. He has been certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Matrimonial Attorney. This is quite an achievement for Mr. Van Aulen since he is one of only a few attorneys to receive the distinction. This represents his skills and education that he utilizes to provide a solid case for his clients. He has also served as an adjunct professor and is a skilled mediator. This background and range of skills enables him to meet the needs of his clients for a dedicated attorney who will fight for their rights.

The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen is located in Saddle Brook. In addition, he has locations outside of the county. If you need legal help for paternity testing, filing for divorce, change in support payments or to create a prenuptial agreement, Mr. Van Aulen is prepared to take on your case.

The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen provide assistance for:

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

Family matters are often complex and frustrating. You need an attorney on your side who will help you get through these trying situations with the desired results. Contact Mr. Van Aulen today to schedule a consultation and discuss your case. Call him at 201-845-7400 and get your life back on track.

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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