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Melinda L. Singer, Esquire - Hackensack, NJ

3 University PlazaSuite 207 Hackensack, NJ 07601

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Updated: 05/04/2022

Hackensack Family Law Firm


Melinda is Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney. Melinda is admitted to practice law in New Jersey, New York and Colorado. She is a solo practitioner in Bergen County practicing for thirty-two years, where her practice is devoted to Family Law...

About Melinda L. Singer, Esquire


  • English

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Custody & Parenting Time (Visitation)
  • Child Support
  • Adoption


  • Selected to New Jersey Super Lawyers list, 2017
  • Top Lawyers in Bergen County’s 201 Magazine (Matrimonial & Family Law), 2013
  • Winner of Bergen County Legal Services Richard Semel Probono Award, 1998
  • Winner of Women Lawyer’s in Bergen County Award for Commitment, Devotion and Dedication, 1994

Published Works

  • Inserra v. Inserra, 260 N.J. Super. 71 (App. Div. 1992)
  • Wine v. Quezada, 379 N.J. Super. 287 (Ch. Div. 2005)

Classes and Seminars

  • The Top Ten Family Law Practice Tips, Ramapo College of New Jersey, 2016
  • Child Support: Setting Child Support in High Wage Earner Cases & Children Over 18 in College, New Jersey Association for Justice, 2015
  • Handling the High Conflict Divorce; Ethics: How to Control High Conflict Client and Stay Within Ethical Boundaries, New Jersey Association for Justice, 2013
  • New Jersey Child Support Guidelines – The Basics and Pitfalls, Bergen County Bar Association, 2012
  • Domestic Violence Law, Bergen County Bar Association, 1998

Pro Bono Activities

  • Special Ethics Master - Assigned to be Trier-of-Fact in complex Ethics matters, 1999 - Present
  • Early Settlement Panel – Chair Panelist (Bergen County), 1998 - Present
  • District IIB-South Ethics Committee, Bergen County, Chair, Vice Chair and Member, 1994 - 1998
  • Alternatives to Domestic Violence, 1990 - 2000
  • Women’s Rights Information Center – providing legal consultation, 1986 - 1996
  • Legal Commentary for TV stations, such as Tru TV, Fox TV and MSNBC, 1998 - 2011

Ancillary Businesses

  • District 34 Sports Committee is the American Motorcycle Association sanctioned organization that schedules motocross races in the Tri-State Area, comprising of New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania
  • Little Bird Racing, LLC – Owner. Sponsors motocross racers in various motocross races for the Amateur Nationals, such as the Loretta Lynn’s AMA Amateur National Motocross Championship




Offers Free Initial Consultation

Accepts Credit Cards

Office Information


3 University PlazaSuite 207 Hackensack, NJ 07601

Office Hours

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


  • (201) 678-9595

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