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■ Advocate ■ Negotiate ■ Litigate ■ Mediate

When you need an advocate in litigation or negotiations or when litigation has already begun or is unavoidable, you already know that you need an experienced divorce and family lawyer. Many do not realize that mediation or direct negotiation between parties can also be more effective when you have already obtained legal advice for. Having advice will provide a working knowledge of your rights and potential responsibilities and arm you with strategies to empower yourself in your negotiations or in divorce mediation. Our Family Law firm provides services to clients ranging from behind the scenes divorce mediation coaching to negotiating out of court settlements to complex trial advocacy and litigation.

Ms. Saminski has over 29 years of experience in family law. She has assembled a team devoted solely to the representation of clients in all areas of divorce and family law. Your goals will always be our priority. The firm serves clients who are seeking effective solutions to complex matters. We will help you resolve legal issues with wisdom, strategy and a positive customer experience.

  • Divorce
  • Same Day Divorce Complaint Filing
  • Divorce-by-Mail
  • International Divorce
  • Divorce from Bed and Board
  • High Net Worth Divorce
  • Pre-Nuptial Agreement
  • Mediation
  • Separation
  • Spousal Support
  • Alimony
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Child Custody
  • Child abduction/Hague Convention
  • Child Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Emancipation Motions
  • Parental Alienation
  • Mental Health Accusations in Divorce/Custody
  • Divorce Mediation Coaching
  • Name Change in Family Court
  • Adoption
  • Relocation of Children from the State of New Jersey
  • Appeals
  • Palimony and Palimony Agreements
  • Agreements Between Unmarried Parties
  • Domestic Violence

We also handle select matters against the Department of Child Protection and Permanency (DCPP formerly DYFS), Guardianship matters, Wills and other matters for our family law clients.

The Practice Areas page will provide you with a complete listing of our services. Our firm can also provide you with a referral to lawyers in areas other than family law. All divorce and family law matters need an experienced, creative and effective matrimonial attorney. By choosing our firm you can be assured that all of our divorce lawyers, child support lawyers, custody lawyers and family law attorneys involved in your matter are well versed in every aspect of this specialized area of law and familiar with Family Court procedures. Our staff is knowledgeable, supportive and ready to help with your needs. Members of our legal team are fluent in Spanish and Polish and we are available to further assist you. Regardless of the legal problem you face, you will receive knowledgeable and compassionate advice, steadfast guidance and vigorous advocacy. Your goals will always be a priority.

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Our divorce and family law attorneys can assist you from our multiple office locations in New Jersey and New York:

221 River Street
9th Floor
Hoboken, NJ 07030

123 South Street
3rd Floor
Westfield, NJ 07090

350 Springfield Ave
Suite 200
Summit, NJ 07901

43 West 43rd Street
Suite 240
New York, NY 10036

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Financing is available.

Office Hours:
Monday, Tuesday and Friday – 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday – 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday appointments are available.

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We are known as the divorce lawyers, family law attorneys, child support lawyers, custody lawyers, alimony lawyers and spousal support lawyers of Karen Kirchoff Saminski, Esq. L.L.C.. We represent clients in Northern New Jersey, Central New Jersey and Southern New Jersey. We represent clients in the communities of: Hudson County: Jersey City, Bayonne, Hoboken, Kearny, Guttenberg, Hackensack, Secaucus, Weehawken, West New York, Union City, North Bergen, Passaic County: Clifton, Bloomingdale, Haledon, Little Falls, Paterson, Pompton Lakes, Ringwood, Totowa, Wayne, West Milford, Woodland Park, Essex County: East Newark, Bloomfield, Cedar Grove, South Orange, Essex Fells, Glen Ridge, Maplewood, Montclair, Nutley, West Orange, Bergen County: Hackensack, Paramus, Fair Lawn, Englewood, Edgewater, Bergenfield, Teaneck, Rutherford, Hasbrouck, Heights, Fairview, Bogota, Union County: Westfield, Clark, Cranford, Fanwood, Kenilworth, Mountainside, Plainfield, Roselle, Elizabeth, Hillside, Scotch Plains, Summit, Linden, Morris County: Morristown, Randolph, Dover, Parsippany Troy Hills, Denville, Pequannock, Cedar Knolls, Whippany, Mount Olive, Hanover, Rockaway, Montville, Mount Arlington, Chester, Wharton, Madison, Freehold, New Brunswick, North Hudson, as well as residents of Hunterdon County, Ocean County, Monmouth County, Somerset County, Middlesex County and Warren County. We also represent clients in New York City, Manhattan, Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island as well as Kings County, Queens County, Richmond County, Bronx County and New York City.

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