Katie Stylianou – Divorce & Family Law Attorney

Katie Stylianou NJ Divorce Lawyer Hackensack

  Office: Hackensack, Union County

Email: Katie@wlg.com

Katie Stylianou is a divorce and family law attorney with Weinberger Divorce & Family Law Group, LLC. Ms. Stylianou currently focuses her practices in the areas of divorce, child custody, child support, complex asset division, domestic violence, and all other related family law matters. Additionally, Ms. Stylianou is highly skilled in alternative dispute resolution and is a New Jersey Court-Appointed and Qualified Civil Mediator.

Drawing upon over 30 years of experience in the law, Ms. Stylianou provides her clients with compassionate care and seamless legal guidance in their divorce and family matters, ensuring their rights and futures are protected.

Recognizing that divorce and family law matters impact every aspect of her clients’ lives, from their finances to their relationship with their children, Ms. Stylianou works closely with her clients to understand their desires and goals. She then uses this knowledge to help her clients achieve a positive resolution to their matters. A child of divorce herself, Ms. Stylianou understands first-hand the toll divorce can take on families and prioritizes the safeguarding of her clients’ children.

When complex legal questions arise, Ms. Stylianou will examine and clearly explain all scenarios and different possible outcomes in order to arrive at the best possible course of action. Ms. Stylianou will pursue low conflict methods whenever it is in her clients’ best interests, and is an accomplished litigator should going to court become necessary.

Among her prior experiences, Ms. Stylianou was a civil litigator at a large general practice law firm in New Jersey before successfully establishing her own practice where she represented small business and business owners with their family and real estate disputes. Her varied background in corporate and business law has encompassed everything from the formation and governance of corporations, capital raises, franchise agreements and negotiations, the filing, certification and defense of liquor licenses, as well as department of labor violations. Her civil litigation experiences provide her clients with the valuable perspective uncommon to a matrimonial attorney. Additionally, given her experience working with businesses, Ms. Stylianou is uniquely positioned to strategically protect her client’s business interests throughout the divorce process. To that end, Ms. Stylianou’s business acumen and experience enables her to structure pragmatic and comprehensive resolutions regardless of her client’s circumstances.

Ms. Stylianou received her Juris Doctorate from Seton Hall Law School. While earning her law degree from Seton Hall, she was awarded Certification in their Clinical Education Programs. Ms. Stylianou is admitted to the New Jersey Bar and the New Jersey District Court Bar. Her participation as a panelist for the Early Settlement Program coupled with years of significant experience have helped guide countless clients through conflict resolution negotiation, mediation, arbitration and litigation, when necessary. She is member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the Bergen County Bar Association and the Passaic County Bar Association. Ms. Stylianou has received recognition for her 30 years of legal service by Lexis-Nexis Martindale Hubbell.

When not advocating for clients, Ms. Stylianou enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband, their three children, and their dog. She can also be found navigating her second passion – the culinary world.

Areas of Practice:

  • Family and Matrimonial Law
  • Divorce and Legal Separations
  • 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
  • Paternity
  • 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)

Bar Admissions:

New Jersey
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

Professional Associations and Memberships:

Bergen County Bar Association
Passaic County Bar Association
New Jersey State Bar Association- Family Law Section
American Bar Association – Family Law Section

Education:

Seton Hall Law School, J.D.
Long Island University, B.A.

Certifications:

New Jersey Court Appointed and Qualified Civil Mediator
Seton Hall Law School-Clinical Education Programs

Pro Bono / Volunteer Activities:

Panelist, Passaic County Family Court, Early Settlement Panel

Katie is located in our Hackensack, Bergen County office. To schedule a free initial consultation with Katie, please call (888) 888-0919 or click to schedule online.