We are pleased to announce the opening of our 2nd office location at 525 Lacey Road, Forked River, New Jersey in Ocean County. We have also resumed the scheduling of “in person” consultations and client meetings with proper COVID-19 protections in place in both our Millburn and Forked River locations. Alternatively, if a client or consultation prefers we will still meet by Zoom video conferencing or by phone. Please contact our office to discuss your options.
 

Diamond & Diamond, P.A.
NJ FAMILY LAW ATTORNEYS

HIGH-QUALITY REPRESENTATION
IN DIVORCE AND FAMILY LAW
MATTERS

Diamond & Diamond, P.A.
NJ FAMILY LAW ATTORNEYS

HIGH-QUALITY REPRESENTATION
IN DIVORCE AND FAMILY LAW
MATTERS

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Richard S. Diamond
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  • Managing Partner

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NJ, Millburn

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Fax:

973-379-9210

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Mr. Diamond is designated by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Certified Divorce & Family Law Trial Attorney, a distinction that few New Jersey divorce & family law attorneys hold and is awarded only to family law attorneys with extensive and on-going trial experience.

Mr. Diamond is both an accredited divorce & family law mediator, and one of the few accredited family law mediators in New Jersey who is authorized to handle economic mediation matters in the family court system where there is a domestic violence restraining order in place.

Mr. Diamond has been a member of the New Jersey Family Court System’s Early Settlement Panel program (ESP) since its inception in the late 80’s.

Additionally, Mr. Diamond frequently lectures on various family law topics and has been a guest on various radio and television programs within and outside New Jersey.

Mr. Diamond is honored in Who’s Who in American Law; listed in Best Lawyers for New Jersey Families, Lawyers of Distinction, and the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys. He has been given a Lifetime Charter rating from Rue Ratings, Best Attorneys of America; referenced in Super Lawyers; and is a long-standing member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Section.

Areas of Practice

  • Premarital & Cohabitation Agreements
  • Domestic Violence
  • Paternity
  • Adoption
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Divorce
  • Gay & Lesbian Family Law

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Matrimonial Attorney, N.J. Supreme Court
  • Certified Divorce Mediator

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1985
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1985
  • Florida, 1991

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. - 1985
  • Rutgers University
    • B.A. - 1981
    • Major: Economics
    • Major: Business Administration

Representative Cases

  • Evans v. Steffens, 2008 N.J. Super. Unpub. Lexis 714 (App. Div. June 26, 2008)
  • Clark v. Pomponio, 397 N.J. Super 630 (App. Div. 2008), certif. denied, 195 N.J. 420 (2008)
  • Viglione v. Viglione, 2006 N.J. Super. Unpub. Lexis 344
  • Brown v. Brown, 792 A.2d 463, (N.J.Super.A.D. Feb 28, 2002)
  • Sculler v. Sculler, 791 A.2d 1146, (N.J.Super.Ch. Jul 09, 2001)
  • J.W.P. v. W.W., 604 A.2d 603, (N.J.Super.A.D. Nov 14, 1991)
  • J.W.P. v. W.W., 604 A.2d 695, (N.J.Super.Ch. Nov 06, 1990)
  • M.I. v. B.I., 2013 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 150, 1, 2013 WL 238165 (App.Div. Jan. 23, 2013)
  • Fusca v. Fusca, 2013 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 2141, 2013 WL 4525653 (App.Div. Aug. 28, 2013)
  • Plessinger v. Plessinger, 2012 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 1812, 2012 WL 3047162 (App.Div. July 27, 2012)
  • Connaughton v. Connaughton, 2012 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 2819, 2012 WL 6698738 (App.Div. Dec. 27, 2012)
  • Richards v. Richards, 2015 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 784 (App.Div. Apr. 9, 2015)
  • Schwartz v. Schwartz, 2015 N.J. Super. Unpub. LEXIS 805 (App.Div. Mar. 3, 2015)

Honors and Awards

  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Super Lawyers

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Union and Essex County Family Law Early Settlement Panel programs (ESP), Member, 1988
  • Union County New Jersey, Family Law Section, Member
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member
  • Economic Mediator, Pilot program on Economic Mediation in Divorce matters, N.J. Supreme Court