Heather K. Martin is an attorney with Weinberger Divorce & Family Law Group. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Martin received her undergraduate degree, a Bachelor of Science, in Criminology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania, cum laude, and she received her graduate degree, a Master’s of Science, in Criminology from St. Joseph’s University, summa cum laude. She received her Juris Doctorate from Rutgers School of Law in Camden. Following her graduation from Rutgers, she served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Thomas W. Cavanagh, Jr., J.S.C., in the Monmouth County, Family Part.
Admitted to the New Jersey Bar and the New Jersey District Court Bar, Ms. Martin’s practice has been and remains exclusively concentrated in matrimonial and family law, where she is dedicated to serving the best interests of her clients in all matters related to domestic violence, prenuptial agreements, divorce, child custody, child support, alimony, and the division of assets. In addition to her extensive litigation experience, Ms. Martin is a qualified and court approved Family Law Mediator and is also trained in the alternative dispute resolution method of collaborative divorce, which better enables her to avoid litigation through this non-adversarial settlement process.
Ms. Martin is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Monmouth County Bar Association, the New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators, and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals.
Ms. Martin has been named by the American Institute of Legal Counsel as one of the 10 Best Client Satisfaction for Family Law in New Jersey.
* American Institute of Family Law(10 Best Client Satisfaction; Top 10 Under 40) “To be named an attorney must be formally nominated by the board, client, and/or fellow Attorney; have attained the highest degree of professional achievement in his or her field of law; and having done so with an impeccable Client Satisfaction rating. To learn more about the selection process see www.aiofla.org. No aspect of this has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.
Areas of Practice:
Family and Matrimonial Law
Divorce and Legal Separations
Dissolution of Domestic Partnerships
Dissolution of Civil Unions
Adoption and Kinship Legal Guardianship
Visitation and Parenting Time
Alimony and Palimony
Division of Assets - Equitable Distribution
Pre and Post-Nuptial Agreements
Children’s Education Needs
Modification of Custody
Modification of Child Support
Modification, Reduction or Termination of Alimony
Enforcement of Custody
Enforcement of Child Support
Enforcement of Alimony
Domestic Violence Matters
Post Divorce Matters
Relocation out of the State of New Jersey with a child
Division of Child Protection and Permanency (DCP&P - formerly DYFS)
New Jersey U.S. District Court of New Jersey
Rutgers School of Law, Camden, New Jersey St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pennsylvania
Awards / Recognition:
10 Best Client Satisfaction for Family Law – American Institute of Legal Counsel
Professional Associations and Memberships:
New Jersey State Bar Association – Family Law Section Monmouth County Bar Association – General Welfare of Membership Committee and Professionalism Committee International Academy of Collaborative Professionals New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators
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