Robyn N. Howlett Profile

Robyn N. Howlett Profile Robyn  N.  Howlett  is  an  attorney  with  Weinberger  Divorce  &  Family Law  Group,  who received  her  Juris  Doctorate  from  New  York  Law  School.  While  in law  school,  Ms. Howlett served as an intern for the Honorable Francis DeStefano, J.S.C. concentrating her practice in family law related matters. After graduation from law school, she served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Louis F. Locascio, J.S.C. in the Superior Court, Monmouth County Family Part. Prior to attending law  school, Ms. Howlett received her undergraduate degree from Wagner College, Staten Island, NY.

Ms. Howlett is admitted to the New Jersey Bar, the New Jersey District Court Bar and the  New  York  Bar.  Her  practice  has  been  and  remains  exclusively  concentrated  in matrimonial and family law, where she is dedicated to serving the best interests of her clients in all matters.

Ms.  Howlett  is a is  trained  in  the  alternative dispute  resolution  method  of  collaborative divorce,  which  better  enables   her  to  avoid  litigation  through  this non-adversarial settlement process.

Ms. Howlett has been named by the American Institute of Legal Counsel as one of the 10  Best  Client  Satisfaction  for  Family  Law  in  New  Jersey.  She  has  multiple  years  of being  selected  as  a New  Jersey  Super  Lawyers  Rising  Star.  She  has  successfully handled  a  variety  of  cases  in  her  practice  of  family  and  matrimonial  law  for  over  a decade.  Ms.  Howlett  has  experience  with  all  aspects  of  family  law litigation,  including contested  issues  of  custody,  parenting  time,  child  support,  alimony  and  equitable distribution of assets as well as domestic violence matters and dissolution of domestic partnerships and civil unions. Ms. Howlett has authored numerous articles and lectured on various divorce-related topics over the last several years.

She  is  also  a  member  of  the  New  Jersey  State  Bar  Association,  the  American  Bar Association,   the   Mercer   County   Bar   Association,   the   Monmouth   County   Bar Association,  the  American  Trial  Lawyers  Association  and  the  Collaborative  Divorce Group Professionals.

Awards

* 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.

* 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
  • 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 and Kinship Legal Guardianships
  • Children’s Educational Needs
  • 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
  • Grandparent’s Rights
  • Domestic Violence Matters
  • 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
New York

Education:

Wagner College, Staten Island, NY
New York Law School, New York, NY

Professional Associations and Memberships:

New Jersey State Bar Association – Family Law Section
American Bar Association – Family Law Section
Monmouth County Bar Association – Family Law Section
Mercer County Bar Association – Family Law Section
Collaborative Divorce Group Professionals

Awards / Recognition:

New Jersey Super Lawyers – Rising Stars
10 Best Client Satisfaction for Family Law – American Institute of Legal Counsel