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Family & Probate Lawyer in Elizabeth, NJ

Focused on Family & Probate Law

Settle your family issues with mediation and representation by Diene Hernández-Rodríguez & Associates, L.L.C. Our attorneys also help families throughout the Elizabeth, New Jersey, area with estate and probate law, as well as bankruptcy and a variety of other legal areas.

Divorce & Family Law (Casos de Familia)

Divorce and other family matters can be a very stressful process. Let us help you settle your family legal matters as quickly and painlessly as possible. Diene Hernández-Rodríguez & Associates, L.L.C. is available to counsel you through many types of cases, including:
  • Divorce
  • Legal Separation
  • Custody Battles
  • Paternity Rights
  • Child Support
  • Division of Property
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Postnuptial Property Settlement


Mediation has become a large part of divorce proceedings. We are assuming a leading role by making it a major part of our practice. In many cases, out-of-court mediation protects you from enduring an emotionally difficult and expensive legal proceeding.

Q & A

Q: What documents do I need for a divorce?
A: All documents that record income, property, or assets should be discussed with your attorney.

Q: Do I have to go to court to get a divorce?
A: Going to court is the only way to obtain a divorce decree, legal separation, or dissolution of a marriage.

Q. How do I make changes after my divorce?
A. In the event that you need to make changes to your visitation arrangements, support, or other agreements, we can file post-judgment applications to help get you the amendments you desire.

Bankruptcy (Bancarrota)

Find financial relief with assistance from our law firm. We guide you through personal and business bankruptcy proceedings, including helping you with filings under Chapters 7, 11, or 13.

Probate Law

As living will and powers-of-attorney professional Diene Hernández-Rodríguez is available to help you protect and enhance your estate for the future. We are experienced in the areas of retirement planning, selection of fiduciaries, gift planning, and trusts. We protect the estate of the deceased and ensure heirs receive their share of the estate as stated in the will or trust as permitted by law. Let one of our attorneys help you plan for the future today.
Additional Areas of Practice:
  • General Practice of Civil Law
  • Energy & Environmental Law
  • Debt Collection
  • Elder Law
  • Social Security for Disability
  • Medicare

Contract Law:

  • Breach
  • Drafting
  • Negotiation of Contracts under State & Federal Laws
Contact us to find out more about being represented by our attorneys in family law and probate law issues.
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