Salvatore A. Simeone

Salvatore A. Simeone

Partner
Location:
Parsippany, New Jersey
Phone:
866-899-1138
Fax:
973-403-0010
Email:

Salvatore A. Simeone is a partner and Chairman of the Matrimonial Department in the Law Firm of Weiner Lesniak LLP. Family Law is Sal's total focus. He has practiced primarily in Morris County and northern New Jersey and its courts since 1994. Mr. Simeone has handled numerous high conflict divorce and custody cases, custodial parent relocation, domestic violence issues and complex asset valuations.

Mr. Simeone was awarded a Juris Doctorate from Seton Hall University School and Law and he is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a matrimonial attorney. He is admitted to the New Jersey State Bar and United States District Court for the State of New Jersey. Mr. Simeone is a Member of the New Jersey State Bar Association as well as the Morris County Bar Association. He has been named to the New Jersey Super Lawyers every year since 2005 to the present.

Mr. Simeone has attended and completed the American Bar Association Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute in Houston, Texas and for two consecutive years, he became a professor at this renowned institute.

Mr. Simeone volunteers his time to the Morris County Battered Women Legal Advocacy Program, where he represents victims of domestic abuse. He has voluntarily lectured and presented seminars on behalf of the Women's Center at County College of Morris.

Mr. Simeone joined the firm after serving as owner of The Simeone Law Group in Morristown, New Jersey, as well as co-founder of Cutler, Simeone, Townsend, Tomaio & Newmark, LLC.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certified Matrimonial Attorney, New Jersey Supreme Court, 2004 - 2008

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1994
  • Pennsylvania, 1994
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1994

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D.
  • Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey
    • B.A.
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Honors: Literature Honors Program
    • Major: English

Published Works

  • "Suffer the Children," 1997 N.J. F.L. (May/June 1997)
  • "New Jersey Family Law Practice, NJ (Institute for Continuing Legal Education)," Co-Text Editor, Skoloff & Cutler, 9th ed., 1999

Representative Cases

  • Whitfield v. Whitfield (2002)

Representative Clients

  • Frank Ciralind (Custody)
  • Anne Kaufmann (College Tuition)

Classes/Seminars

  • "Alimony Basics," New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 2002
  • "Handling a “Typical” Divorce case from A to Z," New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 2002
  • "Family Law Institute," New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 2001
  • "Certified Paralegal Studies Program, Matrimonial Law," Fairleigh Dickinson University, 1997, 1998, 1999
  • "Boot Camp for Matrimonial Law Clerks ," New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education, 1997, 1998, 1999
  • "Boardwalk Seminar (Matrimonial Practice)," American Trial Lawyers Association, 2000, 2001, 2002

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers, New Jersey Monthly, 2005 - 2008
  • American Inns of Court, Family Law Inn, Morris/Essex Counties, 1995-199
  • American Inns of Court, Family Law Inn, Somerset County, 1999-2000

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Jersey State Bar, Member, 1994 - 2008
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Attorneys, Member, Sergeant at Arms, 2007 - 2008
  • Matrimonial Trial Lawyers Section, Chairman, 2002 - 2003
  • New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Morris County Bar Association

Past Employment Positions

  • Simeone & O'Sullivan, Partner, 2008 - 2010
  • Cutler, Simeone, Townsend, Tomaio & Newmark, Partner, 2002 - 2008
  • Cutler & Simeone, Partner, 2000 - 2002
  • Laurence J. Cutler, Esq., Associate Attorney, 1996 - 1999
  • Simon & Enright, P.C., Associate Attorney, 1994 - 1995
  • Hon. Catherine Langlois, J.S.C., New Jersey Superior Court, County of Morris, Family Part, Morristown, NJ, Law Clerk, 1994 - 1995
  • The Simeone Law Group in Morristown, New Jersey, Owner

Pro Bono Activities

  • (JBWS) Jersey Battered Women's Shelter, 1998 - 2008
  • Morris County Battered Women Legal Advocacy Program
  • Attorney/Coach, Hanover Park High School, Mock Trial Team , Morris County Champions

Ancillary Businesses

  • Family Law and Related Matters

Languages

  • English