LaDonna M. Cousins is an attorney with Weinberger Divorce & Family Law Group. Ms. Cousins received her undergraduate degree, a Bachelor of Arts, in English and Spanish from Georgetown University. Thereafter, she achieved her Juris Doctorate from Temple University, Beasley School of Law. While attending law school, Ms. Cousins participated in the Domestic Relations Mediation Clinical, where she was trained in mediation skills and conducted mediation sessions with parties referred by the Family Court. After Ms. Cousins’ graduation from law school, she served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Susan F. Maven, J.S.C., of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Atlantic County.
Ms. Cousins is dedicated to all facets of family law litigation, such as contested issues of custody, parenting time, child support, alimony, equitable distribution of assets and domestic violence. She has extensive experience handling a variety of complex cases in her practice of family and matrimonial law. She is also a highly skilled negotiator in reaching settlements for matters that are ripe for resolution.
Ms. Cousins is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Hudson County Bar Association, serving on their Family Law Committee, and the Justice Virginia Long Family Law American Inn of Court.
Ms. Cousins is also admitted to practice in the State of Pennsylvania.
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Areas of Practice:
Family and Matrimonial Law
Divorce and Legal Separations
Dissolution of Domestic Partnerships
Visitation and Parenting Time
Alimony and Palimony
Division of Assets - Equitable Distribution
Pre and Post-Nuptial Agreements
Adoption and Kinship Legal Guardianships
Children’s Educational 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
U.S. District Court of New Jersey
Temple University Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Georgetown University, Washington, DC
Professional Associations and Memberships:
New Jersey State Bar Association – Family Law Section
Hudson County Bar Association – Family Law Section
The Justice Virginia Long, Family Law American Inn of Court