Hillary Piedra – New Jersey Family Law Attorney

New Jersey Divorce Lawyer Hillary Piedra

Office: Parsippany, Morris County.

Email: Hillary@wlg.com

Hillary Piedra Esq. is a divorce and family law attorney at Weinberger Divorce & Family Law Group, LLC. As a matrimonial law attorney, Ms. Piedra places great priority on understanding her clients’ unique circumstances and goals in their matters so that she can help them design solutions that truly match their needs, and the needs of their children.

A skilled, compassionate listener, Hillary guides her clients through all their legal options by offering straightforward advice about how to weigh choices and providing a recommended course of action for safeguarding their rights and future. Ms. Piedra’s clients appreciate her clear, understandable communication style.

While many disputes can be resolved amicably through negotiation or mediation, Hillary is a fierce advocate for her clients when Family Court is the best or only option for protecting their interests. Her exemplary skills include an unparalleled sensitivity to the needs of her clients, thorough attention-to-detail, and a drive to provide the highest level of legal representation possible. At all times during her clients’ matters, she works diligently to prioritize her clients’ peace of mind.

Ms. Piedra exclusively focuses her practice on family law, including but not limited to, divorce, child custody, parenting time, domestic violence, alimony, equitable distribution, post-dissolution and other matrimonial matters. In addition to representing clients in contested matters, Hillary also represents clients in a full array of post-judgment matters, including property or marital settlement agreement enforcement, college contribution disputes, modifications of alimony or child support and appeals from unfavorable judgments. Additionally, she assists clients in negotiating prenuptial agreements to protect premarital assets, income, family assets and future inheritances.

Ms. Piedra has prior legal experience handling residential real estate law. Her family law knowledge coupled with her understanding of real estate legal procedure has helped her guide many of her clients through the division of assets, including real property.

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Ms. Piedra received her Juris Doctorate from Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. During her law school career, she served as secretary of her school’s Family Law Society and focused her studies primarily in the family law realm. Ms. Piedra clerked for the Honorable Judge Thomas M. Lynch, VI of the 17th Judicial Circuit, where she gained a better insight of different areas of substantive law and procedural issues that helped shape her knowledge of the legal field and pushed her in the direction of practicing family law.

Ms. Piedra is a member of the Young Lawyer’s Division of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Essex County Bar Association and the Morris County Bar Association.

Outside of the legal realm, Hillary enjoys spending time with her husband and teaching Spin classes.

Awards

Hillary Piedra has been recognized as a New Jersey Super Lawyers – Rising Star.

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Areas of Practice:

  • Family and Matrimonial Law
  • Divorce and Legal Separations
  • Dissolution of Domestic Partnerships/Civil Unions and Same Sex Marriages
  • Child Custody
  • Visitation and Parenting Time
  • Child Support
  • Alimony and Palimony
  • Division of Assets - Equitable Distribution
  • Pre and Post-Nuptial Agreements
  • Emancipation
  • 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

Bar Admissions:

New Jersey
Pennsylvania

Awards / Recognition:

New Jersey Super Lawyers – Rising Star 2020

Professional Associations and Memberships:

New Jersey State Bar Association, Young Lawyer’s Division
Essex County Bar Association
Morris County Bar Association

Education:

Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, J.D.
University of Central Florida, B.A.

Volunteer Activities:

Speaker, New Jersey Bar Association at P.S. 15 in Paterson, NJ

Hillary Piedra is located in our Parsippany, Morris County office. To schedule a free initial consultation with Hillary, please call (888) 888-0919 or click to schedule online.