Kelly Newman, Esq.

Office: Mt. Laurel, Burlington County

Email: Kelly@wlg.com

Kelly M. Newman, Esq. is an attorney at Weinberger Divorce & Family Law Group, LLC. Ms. Newman exclusively focuses her practice on matrimonial and family law, including divorce, custody and parenting time, child support, alimony, equitable distribution, prenuptial agreements, adoption, agreements related to alternative reproductive technology, and all other related family matters. Ms. Newman also has significant experience assisting lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender clients to exercise their family law rights.

What Ms. Newman finds most compelling about practicing family law is that each case is a unique opportunity to help her clients make lasting, impactful changes in their lives that will safeguard their futures and bring them peace of mind for years to come. In guiding her clients through their legal matters, Ms. Newman is steadfastly dedicated to being their source of compassion, knowledge and unwavering strength. She takes pride in utilizing her well-honed advocacy skills and extensive litigation experience to achieve the best outcomes possible for her clients and their children.

Upon receiving her Juris Doctorate from the City University of New York School of Law, whose motto is “law in service of human need,” Ms. Newman began her legal career as a Staff Attorney at South Jersey Legal Services. This position afforded her the opportunity to serve clients and sharpen her advocacy skills in a broad range of legal practice areas, and ultimately led her to discovering her passion for the practice of family law.

Ms. Newman is admitted to the New Jersey Bar, the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, the United States Tax Court and the United States Supreme Court and is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Gloucester County Bar Association and the Camden County Bar Association. She also engages in significant volunteer service as a Member of the New Jersey Office of Attorney Ethics Fee Arbitration Committee and a Pro Bono Attorney for South Jersey Legal Services’ Private Attorney Involvement program.

Ms. Newman is bilingual in English and Spanish.  She loves living in South Jersey and being an active participant in her community. She especially enjoys being the mother of two sets of twins and a Leader of two Girl Scout troops.

Awards

Kelly Newman has been recognized as a New Jersey Super Lawyers – Rising Star (2015-2016).

* Super Lawyers is a publication of Thomson Reuters. The selection process is conducted by an independent firm that determines which lawyers in New Jersey have attained a high degree of peer recognition & professional achievement. The selection process can be viewed at www.superlawyers.com. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of NJ.

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
  • Mediation
  • Alimony and Palimony
  • Division of Assets - Equitable Distribution
  • Pre and Post-Nuptial Agreements
  • Adoption
  • Agreements Concerning Alternative Reproductive Technology
  • Surrogacy Agreements
  • Emancipation
  • Guardianship
  • Modification of Custody
  • Modification of Child Support
  • Modification, Reduction or Termination of Alimony
  • Enforcement of Custody
  • Enforcement of Child Support
  • Enforcement of Alimony
  • Paternity
  • Childrens’ Educational Needs & College Contributions
  • Post Divorce Matters
  • Relocation out of the State of New Jersey with a child
  • Domestic Violence Matters
  • Final Restraining Orders

Education:

City University of New York School of Law, Flushing, NY, J.D.
San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, B.A.

Bar Admissions:

New Jersey
United States District Court
United States  Tax Court
United States Supreme Court

Professional Associations / Memberships

New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Section
Gloucester County Bar Association
Camden County Bar Association

Volunteer Activities

Fee Arbitration Committee Member, District IV (Camden & Gloucester Counties), New Jersey Office of Attorney Ethics, Fee Arbitration Committee, Ewing, New Jersey
Pro Bono Attorney, South Jersey Legal Services, Inc., Private Attorney Involvement Program, Camden, New Jersey
Troop Leader and Service Unit Recruiter, Girl Scouts of Central and Southern New Jersey, Cherry Hill, New Jersey

Classes/Seminars Taught:

What Every Family Law Attorney Should Know About Immigration, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)

Basic Estate Administration, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)

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