On March 10 2014, Joanne S Nadell, President of Jersey Shore Collaborative Law Group met with Asm. Benji Wimberly, Member Assembly Judiciary Committee and Valarie Brown, Esq. to discuss the NJ Collaborative Family Law Act (pictured above)

The New Jersey Collaborative Family Law Act sponsored by Senator Loretta Weinberg was introduced to the New JerseyState Senate on January 2014. A copy of the bill can be found at http://www.njleg.state.nj.us/2014/Bills/S1500/1224_I1.HTM.

The New Jersey Council of Collaborative Practice Groups continues to meet with members of the Legislature to promote this Act to protect the confidentiality of this important process for the benefit of separating and divorcing couples. Follow our progress!