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Tanya L. Freeman

Tanya L. Freeman

Real World Experience for Real World Problems
  • Divorce, Family Law, Domestic Violence
  • New Jersey
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Summary

Tanya L. Freeman is the managing partner of Tanya Freeman Law LLC. She is an accomplished attorney who provides legal representation in all aspects of family law, including divorce, child and spousal support, child custody, interstate custody and relocation disputes, as well as domestic violence matters. Prior to the practice of law, Tanya spent fifteen years in key roles including audit teams in the banking and insurance industries. Tanya’s extensive corporate audit background enhances her ability to effectively represent clients with high net worth cases involving significant assets, as well as cases concerning owners of closely held businesses. Tanya has represented clients involving corporate executives, professional athletes, television personalities, and other high profile celebrities. “Family law is a perfect combination of financial, legal, and negotiation skills,” says Ms. Freeman.

Tanya graduated cum laude from Touro College, Lacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center and her undergraduate degree was also awarded cum laude from Caldwell University. Tanya has lectured on custody, child support, and relocation law to fellow attorneys on behalf of the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Institution for Continuing Legal Education. Her community involvement includes serving as a former Trustee for the Hudson County Bar Association, volunteering as a Panelist for the Superior Court, Essex County, Early Settlement Panel, and serving as a Chair of the Board of Directors for University Hospital in Newark, New Jersey. Additionally, Tanya was appointed by the court to serve as a Guardian ad Litem to represent the best interest of a child in court proceedings.

If you are facing a family law issue, Tanya and her team of attorneys can work with you to find innovative strategies to address your concerns. Tanya represents families throughout northern New Jersey, including Morris, Essex, Hudson, Bergen, Union, Middlesex, and Somerset counties.

Education
Caldwell College
B.A. | Government
Honors: Graduated Cum Laude
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Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
J.D. | Law
Honors: Cali Award for Civil Rights Clinic, Cali Award for for Appellate Advocacy, Cali Award for Computer-Assisted Legal instruction, Cali Award for Federal Judicial Clerkship, Cali Award for Best Oral Advocate and Graduated Cum Laude
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Professional Experience
Managing Partner
Tanya Freeman Law LLC
- Current
Counsel
New Jersey Federation of Republican Women
- Current
Partner
Weiner Law Group, LLP
- Current
Chairperson of the Board of Directors
University Hospital, Newark, NJ
- Current
Chairperson of the Board of Directors
Special Civil Part Mediation Program
Hudson County Superior Court
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Managing Partner
Freeman Hughes Freeman, LLC
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Partner
Law Offices of Brian C. Freeman, LLC
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Summer Intern for the Hon, Michelle Hollar-Gregory, JSC
Essex County Superior Court
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Legal Extern
Federal Court Eastern District of New York
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Practice Administrator
Law Offices of Brian C Freeman, LLC
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Senior Manager/Auditor
Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
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Publications
Articles & Publications
" Ten Things to Consider Before You Say I Do "
Union County Women's Journal
" Your Legal Checkup "
Union County Women's Journal
Speaking Engagements
Custody Basics, NJICLE, New Jersey
NJICLE
Crafting Better Agreements, 2019 Family Law Symposium, New Brunswick, New Jersey
New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education
War of the Roses with Thorns, New Jersey State Bar Association Mid-year Conference, Rome, Italy
I was a panelist at the conference
The Bisbing Relocation Case, NJICLE Family Law Summer Institute, New Brunswick, NJ
New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education
Speaker
The Attack on the Legal Profession by Non Lawyers, 2018 Annual Convention, Atlantic City, NJ
New Jersey State Bar Association
I was a panelist
" Hot Tips in Family Law", New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education, New Brunswick, New Jersey
New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education
I was a speaker
The Domestic Violence Statute and Pop Culture, New Jersey State Bar Association Mid-Year Meeting, Madrid, Spain
New Jersey State Bar
Panelist
Top Ten Family Law Cases, ICLE Family Law Summer Institute, New Brunswick, New Jersey
NJ State Bar Association Institute for Continuing Legal Education
I was a speaker
Attorney Ethics in Family Law, New Jersey State Bar Association 2017 Annual Convention, Atlantic City, New Jersey
New Jersey State Bar Association
Speaker
Custody and Relocation, Top 40: Matrimonial Law's Greatest Hits, New Brunswick, New Jersey
New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education
I was the speaker on the topic of Custody and Relocation
Awards
New Jersey's Outstanding Young Lawyers
Top Attorneys
New Jersey Rising Stars
Top Lawyers
Appointment as a Guardian Ad Litem
Essex County Superior Court Family Part
Appointment to the District VB Fee Arbitration Committee
Office of Attorney Ethics of the Supreme Court of New Jersey
Client's Choice Award
Avvo
10 Best Client Satisfaction
American Institute of Family Attorneys
Panelist on the Early Settlement Panel
Essex County Superior Court Family Part
Rising Star
Super Lawyers Magazine
Superb Divorce Attorney
Avvo
Veritas Award for Excellence in Law and Family Services
Caldwell College
New Jersey's Best Lawyers for Families
New Jersey Family Magazine
Morris County Top Family Law Lawyer
Morris Essex Health & Life Magazine
Diverse Attorneys of the Year
New Jersey Law Journal
Client's Choice Award
Avvo
Superb Divorce Attorney
Avvo
10 Best Client Satisfaction
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
10 Best Client Satisfaction
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
Client's Choice Award
Avvo
Lead Counsel Rating
Lawinfo
Family Lawyer of The Year
Hudson County Bar Association
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Superb Divorce Lawyer
Avvo
Client Preeminent Rating
Martindale Hubbell
10 Best Client Satisfaction
American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
Lead Counsel Rating
Lawinfo
Client's Choice Award
Avvo
Top Ten Divorce Law Firms
The Prime buyer's Report
Client's Choice Award
Avvo
Certificate of Appreciation
Hudson County Superior Court
Lead Counsel Rating
Lawinfo
Resolution and Commendation For Community Service
City of Newark, Municipal Counsel
Community Service Award
Coalition of Newark Democrat & Republican District Leaders
Lead Counsel Rating
Lawinfo
For Exemplary Contributions to the Growth of the Law Center
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
For Exemplary Contributions to the Quality of Student Life
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Republican Elector, Electoral College
State of New Jersey
Past President
Black Law Students Association of Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Outstanding Student Service
Touro College Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center
Superb Divorce Attorney
Avvo
Professional Associations
The Justice Virginia Long family Law American Inn of Court
Barrister
- Current
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Hudson County Bar Association
Trustee
- Current
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New Jersey Federation of Republican Women
Member and Counsel
- Current
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Association of Black Women Lawyers of New Jersey
Member
- Current
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Essex County Bar Association
Member
- Current
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Hudson County Bar Association
Member, Family Law Committee
- Current
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New Jersey State Bar Association
Member, Family Law Section
- Current
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American Bar Association
Member, Family Law Section
- Current
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Garden State Bar Association
Member
- Current
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National Bar Association
Member
- Current
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American Heart Association of Northern New Jersey
Chairperson of The Circle of Red Campaign
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Activities: Raising money to fund programs that raise awareness of heart disease and research to prevent it.
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Hudson American Inns of Court
Barrister
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University of Phoenix, jersey City campus
Board of Trustees
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Juvenile Justice/Family Committee for Hudson County, NJ
MCC Chairperson
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Jack and Jill of America, Inc
Member
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Salvation Army of Hudson County, NJ
Board of Trustees
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
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Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Domestic Violence
Additional Practice Areas
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Grandparent Visitation
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Contact & Map
Tanya Freeman Law LLC
Essex County Office
28 Valley Rd
Suite 1
Montclair, NJ 07042
USA
Telephone: (973) 935-3077
Fax: (973) 939-0101
Tanya Freeman Law LLC
Morris County Office
100 Eagle Rock Avenue
Suite 105
East Hanover, NJ 07936
USA
Telephone: (973) 939-0100
Fax: (973) 939-0101
Tanya Freeman Law LLC
Hudson County Office
2500 Plaza 5
25th Floor
Jersey City, NJ 07311
USA
Telephone: (201) 222-9102
Fax: (973) 939-0101