Experienced Family Law Attorneys

Jamie K. Von Ellen

Member

(973) 258-1440

jvonellen@gpmvlaw.com

Jamie Von Ellen is a member of Gomperts Penza McDermott & Von Ellen.  She is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney and devotes her practice exclusively to helping clients resolve family-related issues.  Jamie has been recognized 14 years in a row from 2005 forward as a New Jersey Super Lawyer and has three times been honored as one of the Top 50 Women Attorneys in New Jersey in 2009, 2017 and 2018.  In 2014, Jamie was also selected by the National Academy of Family Law Attorneys as one of the Top 10 Family Lawyers in New Jersey.  Jamie has a thriving arbitration and mediation practice.  She is a trained court-approved Family Law Mediator included on the roster of Mediators for Economic Aspects of Family Law Cases in multiple counties.  She has been regularly appointed by the courts in Essex, Middlesex and Union Counties as an arbitrator, mediator, guardian ad litem, parent coordinator and/or law guardian in family law matters.  Jamie is also an experienced Collaborative Law practitioner, having completed her training in 2014 through the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education.

Special Training

Mediation – New Jersey Institute for Dispute Resolution at Seton Hall University, 1996

Arbitration – American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 2010

Collaborative Divorce – New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 2014

Collaborative Divorce – New Jersey Institute for Dispute Resolution at Seton Hall

Professional Associations

Member, American Bar Association

Member, New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Section Executive Committee

Member, Union County Bar Association, Family Lawyers Committee

Member, Middlesex County Bar Association, Family Law Section

New Jersey Divorce Arbitrators Association

Family Focused Divorce Group of New Jersey (Collaborative Practice Group)

Lifetime Member, Worldwide Registry

Former Chair, Professionalism Committee, New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2013-2014

Former Middlesex County Assignment Judge’s Family Lawyers’ Committee

Panelist, Early Settlement Program, Matrimonial Division (Union and Middlesex Counties)

Former Member, District XII (Union County) Ethics Committee

Awards & Recognition

NJ Monthly Magazine, Top 50 Women Attorneys in New Jersey (2009, 2017, 2018)

Super Lawyers (2005-2018)

Best Lawyers in America (2016-2017)

National Academy of Family Law Attorneys, Top 10 Family Lawyers in New Jersey (2014)

 


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Bar and Court Admissions

New Jersey

U.S. District Court, New Jersey

Education

JD, Union University, Albany Law School

BA, State University of New York, University of Albany, cum laude