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NJ Family Law Attorneys

We handle a variety of matters on behalf of clients, including divorce or dissolution of marriage, property division, child custody and support, alimony, pre- and post-nuptial agreements, juvenile dependency and delinquency, and domestic violence. Bruce and Joshua Sherman have built a strong reputation of professional competence, maintaining adequate professional relations with our clients and successfully representing our clients’ needs and interests for more than 40 years.  With his law firm in Woodstown, We understand that much of the fear and anxiety involved with the legal system are the result of dealing with the unknown, particularly in the area of family law, which often involves emotionally charged issues associated with separation and divorce.   We use our skill and expertise with family law to alleviate our clients’ anxiety, taking time to listen to issues and carefully explaining the legal process and the various options available to the client. Our goal is to ensure that clients receive the high-quality legal representation they deserve and to stand up for them when in court.

Over the years, we have represented many families, from those going through the joys of adoption to those experiencing the pain of marital conflict. When handling divorce and separation matters, we initially strive to resolve them amicably and efficiently through settlement and mediation, but we do not hesitate to strongly advocate for our clients’ interests in court. We have been involved in the full range of issues relating to the dissolution of the marital relationship, including child and spousal support, custody and visitation, and division of marital property. We try many domestic violence cases every year.

Regarding custody, we have represented many parents, grandparents and other relatives in custody and support cases in NJ. When handling custody and support cases, we initially strive to resolve the issues amicably and efficiently through settlement and mediation, but we do not hesitate to fight aggressively for our clients’ interests in court. We offer comprehensive support for a variety of custody and support issues, including child support orders and their modification, custody determinations and visitation matters.

With an understanding of and compassion for the often-sensitive issues associated with family law, we are committed to helping our clients obtain positive results. We focus on practical, fair and reasonable approaches that allow our clients to have the opportunity to dictate how they would like to have their matters handled. Additionally, we do not hesitate to collaborate closely with each other and other professionals, including family therapists, counselors, corporate and financial advisors, and clergy. This inclusive approach helps us create strategies that best meet each client’s needs.

If you are currently thinking about filing for divorce, are in a custody or visitation dispute, or have a domestic violence case pending,  or have a question about other family law issues in NJ, please contact us to schedule an initial consultation.

Testimonials
  • "Bruce Sherman's services are of the highest quality and I strongly recommend his practice to anyone needing representation. Bruce and his staff are hardworking professionals that are focused on each individual case while making the client's experience positive during their time of need. It is not only because of their communication, responsiveness, quality of work, and value of service provided that I highly recommend Bruce and his staff, but also because of his attention to detail."

  • "Bruce Sherman is a very knowledgeable attorney, who made sure he had my best interest during the entire process. I am beyond proud of my representation. Mr. Sherman did exactly what I needed done and gave me the more than perfect results I requested. I highly recommend his services and will continue to use him as my attorney for years to come."

  • "Bruce is an excellent attorney--very thorough and on top of your particular situation. Would recommend him without reservations."

  • "Josh has painstakingly worked through our case and has gotten the results needed to protect our family. He is dedicated, meticulous, and patient. He spends many hours speaking with us, compiling information, and he makes the right decisions for our case. In the courtroom he is professional, knowledgeable, and direct. Our case is complicated however his level of expertise is getting the results needed for our family. I would highly recommend Josh to anyone. He has been an invaluable asset throughout this process."

  • "I have had the privilege of working with Josh Sherman on a legal case. Josh extrapolates the details in an organized fashion to develop a case in a timely and efficient manner. He provides case law that any judge would be compelled to uphold. Josh is not only an eloquent writer, but he is quick on his feet in the courtroom. Over the years, I have had to seek legal counsel. I wish I knew Josh then. I highly recommend Josh Sherman. He will take you under his wing and provide you with the best legal counsel."

Reviews and Ratings
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    5.0/5.0

    Bruce Sherman's services are of the highest quality and I strongly recommend his practice to anyone needing representation. Bruce and his staff are hardworking professionals that are focused on each individual case while making the client's experien...

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    5.0/5.0

    Bruce Sherman is a very knowledgeable attorney, who made sure he had my best interest during the entire process. I am beyond proud of my representation. Mr. Sherman did exactly what I needed done and gave me the more than perfect results I requested....

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    5.0/5.0

    Mr. Sherman gave me the best representation during my divorce. Not only did he provide me with a wealth of advice, but also he exuded professionalism and exceptional availability. Mr. Sherman made my hardship easier as well as less painful. Above all...

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    5.0/5.0

    Mr. Sherman has represented my family for over 20 years. He is extremely knowledgeable and experienced. His office staff is helpful and efficient. His recent addition of Joshua Sherman will strengthen his law office even further.. We strongly recom...

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    5.0/5.0

    Bruce is an excellent attorney--very thorough and on top of your particular situation. Would recommend him without reservations.

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Sherman Law Offices

Woodstown Office

38 West Avenue, Route 40 Woodstown, New Jersey 08098
Phone: 856-769-5711, Fax: 856-769-5712
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