Salvatore A. Simeone focuses his practice entirely in all aspects of Family Law. He has practiced primarily in Morris, Sussex, Essex, Somerset, Union and Bergen Counties but has also practiced as far south as Monmouth, Ocean and Salem Counties and as North as Passaic County since 1994. In a word, Mr. Simeone has a statewide practice. In fact, he has also litigated cases in Pennsylvania (Bucks County) and Florida (Palm Beach County). Mr. Simeone has handled numerous high conflict divorce cases in the following areas: custody cases, custodial parent relocation, domestic violence, alimony, child support and complex asset valuations as well as all phases of Equitable Distribution. Sal has also been appointed by the court to serve as a GAL/parent coordinator and mediator in several cases.
Mr. Simeone was awarded a Juris Doctorate from Seton Hall University School of Law in 1994 and he is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a matrimonial attorney since 2001. 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 the New Jersey Super Lawyers every year since 2005 to the present. He is a past and present member of the AAML and served as a barrister to the NJ Inn of the Court 2002, 2004, North Jersey section.
Mr. Simeone has attended the American Bar Association Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute in Houston, Texas for two consecutive years.
Mr. Simeone has volunteered his time to the Morris County Battered Women Legal Advocacy Program, where he consulted with victims of domestic abuse on a pro bono basis. He has voluntarily lectured and presented seminars on behalf of the Women’s Center at the County College of Morris, Randolph, New Jersey (2000 – 2018).
In addition to the areas of practice listed, Mr. Simeone handles adoptions and cases involving the Division of Child Protection and Permanency. He has also been appointed as a Guardian Ad Litem and Parenting Coordinator by the New Jersey Courts. Mr. Simeone has a subspecialty in high conflict custody cases and/or custody removal cases, as well as matters involving complex business valuations.