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Pompton Lakes

Pompton Lakes is a growing borough located in the middle of Passaic County, New Jersey. According to the 2010 United States Census, it had a population of 11,097 with an increase in just over 4% from the previous census taken in 2000. It is situated at the edge of the New York suburbs, but you can still see the city skyline from the nearby mountains. Three rivers run right through Pompton Lakes.

The area of Pompton Lakes is just over three square miles and includes Interstate 287 running through the borough. Located just a few minutes to the south is Wayne with a population of over 50,000. Other small boroughs surround Pompton Lakes, including Riverdale and Bloomingdale to the west, Wanaque to the north, and Oakland and Franklin Lakes to the east. Newark is 19 miles away and Manhattan is just over 20 miles to the southeast. People who live in this borough come from different backgrounds. Many have ancestors from Italy, Ireland, Germany, Poland, and the Netherlands. Of the almost 20% who are foreign-born, the majority arrive from either Europe or Asia. Just over half of the adult residents are married with another 10% divorced.

The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen provide representation for the people of Pompton Lakes and nearby communities in family law. He is an experienced attorney with 22 years in the profession. He is dedicated to providing solid legal counsel to clients in matters of divorce or other family issues. He has also been trained as a mediator. In addition, he served as an adjunct professor for 13 years.

Mr. Van Aulen is a skilled negotiator who can often resolve problems without the need of going to trial. If a satisfactory resolution is not found for his client, he is prepared to take the case to trial. He listens to your issue and creates a strong defense. He isn’t afraid to fight for his clients. He advocates for those who have been victims of domestic abuse. Mr. Van Aulen has been recognized for his experience and dedication in matters of family law. He has been certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a matrimonial attorney.

Contact Mr. Van Aulen when you need a prenuptial agreement written or a resolution in matters of paternity or child relocation. His office is located in Saddle Brook, New Jersey. The office is near a number of major highways which makes it an easy commute from most towns in Northern New Jersey.

Visit The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen if you are in need of any of 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

Trust a dedicated, compassionate attorney to represent you in this difficult time of your life. If you need strong representation, contact The Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen to schedule a meeting today. For a free initial consultation, call 201-845-7400 today.

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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