Montclair is located in Essex County in northern New Jersey. It encompasses an area of just under 6 ½ miles and has a population of 37,669 according to the 2010 United States Census Bureau. The nearest large city is East Orange, located four miles south of Montclair. Newark is just six miles away with Manhattan 13 miles to the southeast. Nearby boroughs include Glen Ridge, Brookdale to the northeast, Verona and Cedar Grove to the northwest, West Orange to the southwest and Bloomfield to the southeast.
About one-fifth of the residents both live and work in the suburb while others travel to nearby communities for jobs. Approximately 11% of the township's population is foreign born with most of them coming from Latin America. Of those who are native to the U.S., they have a wide range of ancestries, including Irish, Italian, German, English and Russian. Almost half of the adult population is married with another 11% either divorced or separated. Montclair State University is located in this township with along with Montclair High School and several public and private elementary schools in the area.
The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen provide representation in matters of family law to the residents of Montclair and surrounding areas. Mr. Van Aulen has been an attorney in the area of family law for 22 years. This experience has helped him win hundreds of cases, including child custody for both men and women and domestic abuse cases. In addition, he served as an adjunct professor of law for 13 years and he has been trained as a mediator.
Mr. Van Aulen has also received the distinction of being certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a matrimonial attorney. He has taken numerous continuing education courses; more than what is required of non-certified attorneys. This honor is bestowed on only a small fraction of the practicing attorneys in New Jersey.
Mr. Van Aulen has such a strong history because he treats each case as unique. He listens to his clients and takes the time to understand their emotional and psychological needs as well as hearing the facts about the case. He is a skilled negotiator and can often resolve the case without litigation. When that is not possible, he mounts a strong case for his clients and provides passionate, dedicated representation. Mr. Van Aulen is not afraid of the difficult cases and will fight to the end for his clients' best interests.
The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen is located in Saddle Brook, New Jersey. Peter Van Aulen's office is conveniently located near exits for the New Jersey Parkway, Route 80, Route 17 and New Jersey Turnpike.
Mr. Van Aulen provides the following services for his clients:
- Child Custody and Visitation
- Child Support
- Domestic Violence
- Grandparent Visitation and Custody
- Child Relocation
- Modification of Support
- College Tuition Disputes
- Prenuptial Agreements
If you are considering divorce, contact Mr. Van Aulen for a free 30 minute in office consultation. Call him at (201) 845-7400 and tell him your story. He can help you through this difficult stage so that you can move on with your life.