Nicole A. Cioffi Profile

Nicole A. Cioffi is an attorney with Weinberger Divorce & Family Law Group. Ms. Cioffi received  her  undergraduate  degree  in  Crime,  Law,  and  Justice  with  a  minor  in Sociology from the Pennsylvania State University and her Juris Doctorate from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Ms. Cioffi was admitted to the Bar of the State of New Jersey, as well as to the U.S. District Court of the District of New Jersey.

While  in  college  Ms.  Cioffi  served  as  an  Intern  for  Juvenile  Public  Defender/Guardian AD  Litem  within  the  Centre  County  Public  Defender  Office  in  State  College,  PA.  Ms. Cioffi  also  served  as  an  Intern  in  the  Morris  County  Prosecutors  Office  in  the  Sex Crimes / Child Endangerment Unit, Morristown, NJ.

During  her  final  semester  as  a  Legal  Intern  in  law  school  and  continuing  since  her graduation, Ms. Cioffi’s practice has been solely dedicated to matrimonial and family law where she zealously represents clients in matters related to divorce, domestic violence, child  custody,  child  support,  parenting  time,  alimony,  the  division  of  assets,  and  all related issues.

Ms. Cioffi has served as a volunteer attorney for the Jersey Battered Women’s Service through its legal advocacy program where she has represented clients, both  men, and women in domestic violence proceedings. She also volunteers at the County College of Morris, Women’s  Center,  as a lecturer  on  family  law  topics,  provides one-on-one legal counseling  sessions,  and  has  co-authored  an  article  within  the  Women’s  Center’s monthly newsletter.

Ms. Cioffi is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law and Young Lawyers  Sections;  Morris  County  Bar  Association,  Family  Law  and  Young  Lawyers Sections; and the American Bar Association.

Ms. Cioffi has been named by the American Institute of Legal Counsel as one of the 10 Best Client Satisfaction for Family Law in New Jersey and has been nominated by the National  Advocates  for Top  40  Under  40  in  New  Jersey.  Ms.  Cioffi  has  also  been recognized as a New Jersey Super Lawyers – Rising Star.

Awards

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* 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
  • Child Custody
  • Visitation and Parenting Time
  • Child Support
  • Mediation
  • 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
  • Protection from Domestic Violence
  • Post Divorce Matters
  • Relocation out of the State of New Jersey with a child

Bar Admissions:

New Jersey
U.S. District Court of New Jersey

Education:

Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Lansing, Michigan
Pennsylvania State University, University Park Pennsylvania

Awards / Recognition:

New Jersey Super Lawyers – Rising Star
10 Best Client Satisfaction for Family Law – American Institute of Legal Counsel Nominated by National Advocates for Top 40 Under 40 in New Jersey

Professional Associations and Memberships:

New Jersey State Bar Association
– Family Law Section
– Young Lawyers Section

Morris County Bar Association
– Family Law Section
– Young Lawyers Section

American Bar Association
– Family Law Section
– Young Lawyers Section