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Montville is a township located in northern New Jersey in Morris County with a population of 21,528 as of the 2010 United States Census. It is a growing community that has been ranked as one of the 2013 Best Places to Live in Money magazine. Montville has a total area of just over 19 square miles and lies along I-80. Nearby communities include Denville to the west, Pequannock to the northeast, Lincoln Park to the east, and West Caldwell and East Hanover to the southeast. The Rockaway River also runs to the south of Montville.

Approximately 17% of the residents are foreign born with the majority of them coming from Asia and Europe. Those who are native born also have diverse ancestries. Many of them originated from Ireland, Italy, Germany, Poland, England and Russia.

Montville has gained a claim to fame through the TV reality show “Real Housewives of New Jersey” with star Melissa Gorga who has had a home in the borough. Teresa Giudice who has also been featured on the same TV show also lived in Montville. Another famous celebrity associated with the borough is Buddy Valastro, star of the television series, “Cake Boss.”

While the community is home to some of the elite, the average resident goes to work in one of the many industries servicing Montville and nearby communities. Four major highways run through the borough, making access to other cities easier for commuting. I-287 and I-80 run through the community along with US Route 202 and 46. Bus service runs along several routes with a train providing daily service, too.

The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen provide legal counsel in matters of family law for residents in Montville and the surrounding areas. Mr. Van Aulen has been a practicing attorney for over 22 years. He has represented both men and women in child custody cases. He has advocated for grandparents in child custody when neither parent could provide stability for the children. Mr. Van Aulen is a strong defender of those who have been victims of domestic abuse and has obtained several restraining orders for their protection. He also defends those who have been falsely accused.

In addition to his vast experience as an attorney in family law matters, Mr. Van Aulen has written numerous articles on the subject matter. He served for 13 years as an adjunct professor. He has also been trained as a mediator and provides legal advice to other attorneys with their clients in this role. Because of his skills as a negotiator, Mr. Van Aulen is often able to reach a resolution for his own clients without the need for further litigation. He is not afraid to take on the more challenging cases, and he won’t back down.

Besides his experience as a family law attorney, Mr. Van Aulen is also a compassionate, dedicated attorney who is focused on helping his clients move through the emotional and mental struggle of divorce as well as the legal aspects. His goal is to help his clients reach a resolution so they can move forward with their lives.

If you are looking for an attorney that you can trust to work for your best interests and to give you honest legal counsel for your situation, you want to talk to Mr. Van Aulen. The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen is located in Saddle Brook, New Jersey.

The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen provide 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

Do not try to go through a divorce or custody battle without having an experienced attorney on your side. Mr. Van Aulen will provide a solid case to help you reach the desired results so you can move on with your life. Contact him today at 201-845-7400 to schedule a free initial consultation.

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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