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Lodi is a borough located in Bergen County, New Jersey. It is in the southeastern portion of the county and was named after a city by the same name in Lombardy, Italy. Bergen County lies at the northeastern most portion of New Jersey. Saddle Brook is on the north side of Lodi with Hasbrouck Heights on the south. Garfield is the western neighbor and Hackensack is the on the eastern side. Interstate 80 runs through the northern tip of Lodi, giving residents easy access to other parts of the state. Other nearby boroughs include Rochelle Park, Maywood and Wood-Ridge. Passaic is less than three miles away and has a population over 50,000. Jersey City lies ten miles to the south while New York City is almost 15 miles to the southeast. About one-third of the residents are foreign-born and come from either Asia, Europe or Latin America. A little over 42% of the adult residents are married with another 11% divorced. People in Lodi come from many cultural backgrounds, including Irish, Italian, Polish, Arab, German and Portuguese.

Places like Lodi need strong representation when the residents have family issues that require legal counsel. The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen is proud to represent the residents of Lodi in any of their domestic problems. Mr. Van Aulen has been a practicing attorney for twenty-two years and concentrates in family law. He has handled hundreds of cases, including divorce, child support and paternity testing. He can draw up prenuptial agreements and divorce settlement agreements. In addition, he is a strong advocate for victims of domestic abuse. He has also represented those who have been falsely accused of the crime. In addition to his extensive experience in family law, Mr. Van Aulen served as an adjunct professor for 13 years. It is this combination of careers in law and education that serves his clients well. He fights hard for those he represents and is not afraid to take on the difficult cases. He has also been trained as a mediator and assist couples avoid the cost and timeliness of a trial.

If you need legal advice for a family situation, you can count on Mr. Van Aulen. He listens to your problem and then provides a sound strategy for resolution. He is based in nearby Saddle Brook for his office. Divorce is a tough situation and you need someone on your side that will support you and guide you in the right direction. Mr. Van Aulen can help you through this difficult time so that you can get on with your life.

The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen provide the residents of Lodi with a variety of services, including:

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

It’s never easy to go through a divorce. That is why you need an attorney that understands the emotional impact as well as the legal issues. Contact Mr. Van Aulen for a free initial consultation so that you can get on with your life. 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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