Matrimonial Law

Thursday, November 15, 2018
Hilton Meadowlands Hotel
East Rutherford, NJ



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Program Co-Chairs:

Jeffrey M. Bloom, Esq.
Law Offices of Jeffrey M. Bloom
West New York, NJ

Melinda L. Singer, Esq. 
Melinda L. Singer, Esquire
Hackensack, NJ

Peter Van Aulen, Esq.
Law Offices of Peter Van Aulen 
Saddle Brook, NJ

Albertina Webb, Esq.
LaRocca, Hornik, Rosen, Greenberg & Patti, LLC
Freehold, NJ

8:00 am - 9:00 am 
Continental Breakfast & Registration • Exhibit Hall

9:00 am - 9:45 am
The State of Alimony in New Jersey After Post Amendment Rulings: Case Update
Sandra C. Fava, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
Rawan Hmoud, Esq. • Woodbridge, NJ
Laura A. Nunnink, Esq. • Fair Lawn, NJ
Angela M. Scafuri, Esq. • Woodbridge, NJ
Moderator: Peter Van Aulen, Esq. • Saddle Brook, NJ

9:45 am - 10:15 am
Is the Percentage Formula Dead After Tax Reform?
Shelley Brown, MBA, CPA • PKF O'Connor Davies • Ridgewood, NJ
Robert E. Goldstein, Esq. • Manalapan, NJ
Bettina E. Munson, Esq. • Freehold, NJ
Alice M. Plastoris, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
Moderator: Peter Van Aulen, Esq. • Saddle Brook, NJ

10:15 am - 10:30 am
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Relocation : Then and Now
Hon. Madelin F. Einbinder, P.J.F.P. • Toms River, NJ
Hon. Robert A. Fall, J.A.D. (ret.) • Point Pleasant, NJ
Hon. Thomas J. Walsh, J.S.C. • Elizabeth, NJ
Moderator: Albertina Webb, Esq. • Freehold, NJ

11:30 am - 12:15 pm
Handling A Relocation Trial After Bisbing
Robert A. Epstein, Esq. • Morristown, NJ
Jeralyn L. Lawrence, Esq. • Somerville, NJ
Madelyn Simring Milchman, Ph.D. • Montclair, NJ
Moderator: Albertina Webb, Esq. • Freehold, NJ

12:15 pm - 1:15 pm
Luncheon • Exhibit Hall

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Domestic Violence: Criminal Coercion and Cyber Harassment – 
How Are the Courts Handling Them?

Hon. Carol Novey Catuogno, J.S.C. • Hackensack, NJ
Hon. Lawrence R. Jones, J.S.C. (ret.) • Toms River, NJ
Angelo Sarno, Esq. • Roseland, NJ
Moderator: Jeffrey M. Bloom, Esq. • West New York, NJ

2:15 pm - 2:30 pm 
Coffee Break • Exhibit Hall

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Dealing With the Cards You Are Dealt: 
How to Handle a Family Law Case With a Pro Se Adversary, 

Newly Appointed Judge or a Difficult Adversary
Hon. Terry Paul Bottinelli, J.S.C. Hackensack, NJ
Melinda Singer, Esq. • Hackensack, NJ
Albertina Webb, Esq. • Freehold, NJ

Moderator: Jeffrey M. Bloom, Esq. • West New York, NJ

4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Ethics & Matrimonial: The Do’s & Don’ts
Marc D. Garfinkle, Esq. - Morristown, NJ
Ramon Ortiz, Esq. • New Brunswick, NJ
Moderator: Melinda Singer, Esq. • Hackensack, NJ

5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Wine & Cheese Reception • Exhibit Hall


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ABOUT THE SEMINAR: The Meadowlands Seminar 2018 features 19 seminars over three days. The advantage of this unique format is that you may move from seminar to seminar, hearing different topics as desired and thereby creating a seminar tailored to your specific needs.

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Judicial Law Clerks & Law Student Members

Registration is complimentary for the seminar.
Pre-registration is required.

MCLE Credits
New Jersey - (Earn 7.80 Credits/Earn 1.20 Ethics)
New York - (Earn 7.80 Credits/Earn 1.20 Ethics)
Pennsylvania - (Earn 5.50 Credits/Earn 1.0 Ethics - pending)

This program has been approved by the Board on Continuing Legal Education of the
Supreme Court of New Jersey for 7.80 hours of total CLE credit.

Of these, 1.20 qualify as hours of credit for ethics/professionalism,
and 6.60 qualify as hours of credit toward certification in matrimonial trial law

Course Materials
The seminar course materials will be online for attendees
to download on November 9, 2018.

Onsite Registration: 
An additional $25 will be added to all program fees for onsite registration.

Friday, November 9th is the last day for a refund (minus $20).
All cancellations must be in writing.

After Friday, cancellations and no shows will receive a credit (minus $20)
automatically good for 1 year for a future seminar or an on-demand seminar at


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