January 29, 2007
Norris McLaughlin, P.A.
P.O. Box 1018
Somerville, NJ 08876-1018
Contact: Edward C. Miller, Jr.
Director of Marketing
(908) 722-0700, X-4224
Jeralyn L. Lawrence to Speak
About New Child Support Guidelines
SOMERVILLE, NJ – Jeralyn L. Lawrence, a member of the Somerville law firm of Norris McLaughlin, P.A., will participate as a panelist at a seminar sponsored by the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education on Saturday, February 10, 2007 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. at the Sheraton at Woodbridge Place in Iselin. The seminar, entitled “The New Child Support Guidelines,” will cover changes to the guidelines which became effective on September 1, 2006. Discussion will include an overview of the new guidelines, the basis for the changes, and the impact on high, moderate and low wage earners, alimony agreements, current child support agreements, and post-judgment applications.
For more information or to register, contact the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education at www.njicle.com.
A resident of Watchung, Lawrence devotes her practice to the litigation and mediation of matrimonial and family law matters, including custody, parenting time, divorce and adoption.
Lawrence has been qualified for certification as a Matrimonial Law Attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey, Board on Attorney Certification, and is a Family/Divorce Mediator. She is a member of the Executive Committee of the Family Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association and Chair of the New Jersey Matrimonial Young Lawyers Committee of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. She is also a member of the Somerset County (Chair, Family Law Committee) and Essex County Bar Associations, the New Jersey Supreme Court Office of Attorney Ethics, District XIII Attorney Ethics Committee, and an attorney volunteer at the Somerset County Resource Center for Women and Their Families. Lawrence has also been selected by her peers as one of 10 Attorneys Under 40 in Family Law.
Lawrence received her J.D. from Seton Hall Law School, summa cum laude. At Seton Hall, she was awarded the New Jersey Chapter of American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyer’s Award, and served as Student Director of the Seton Hall University School of Law, Family Law Clinic. After law school, Lawrence served a one-year clerkship with the Honorable Herbert S. Glickman, Essex County, Chancery Division, Family Part.