New Providence

New Providence is a small borough located on the very most northwestern part of Union County in New Jersey. This county is situated on the northeastern portion of the state. New Providence is near the Passaic River and has a population of 12,171 according to the 2010 United States Census.

The borough of New Providence is situated on the western side of the Second Watchung Mountain and has an area of just over 3.5 square miles. Several small creeks come together in the center of town, originating from Salt Brook. Almost 10% of the borough is public park land.

Located to the east of New Providence is Woodland Park and Springfield. Berkeley Heights lies to the southwest while Summit and Chatham lie to the northeast. Mountainside, Madison and Fanwood are also nearby boroughs. Union is just seven miles to the east and has a population of more than 50,000. Newark is 11 miles in the same direction with Manhattan at 23 miles to the east.

Approximately one-fifth of the residents are foreign born with the majority of them arriving from Europe or Asia. Of those who are native residents, they offer a diverse and interesting ancestry, including Italian, German, Irish, English, Russian and Polish. Over 66% of the adult population is married with just over 5% either divorced or separated.

Those who need legal representation in divorce or other family matters from New Providence and other communities can rely on the experience and dedication of Peter Van Aulen and his law firm. The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen are located in Saddle Brook, New Jersey.

Mr. Van Aulen has been a practicing attorney for over 22 years with vast experience in many areas of family law. He has handled and won child custody cases for men and women, successfully obtained restraining orders in domestic abuse cases as well as defending those who were falsely accused. In addition to his experience in the legal profession, Mr. Van Aulen has also served as an adjunct professor for 13 years. He has written numerous articles on different subjects within the family law realm.

If you are looking for legal representation in a divorce or other family law case, you need an attorney who is not afraid to stand up for your rights. Mr. Van Aulen has successfully avoided litigation in many instances through his skills as a negotiator. However, he is not afraid to take on the challenges that come with litigation and will mount a strategic and sound case on your behalf.

The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen offer 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

Divorce is a difficult situation for anyone to go through. You need someone on your side who understands the emotional, mental, physical and financial struggles that you are facing. Contact The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen today for a free 30 minute in office consultation. Call his office at (201) 845-7400.

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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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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