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Bergen County Family Law Attorney
Fischer Porter & Thomas, P.C.

The divorce and family law attorneys at Fischer Porter & Thomas, P.C. are dedicated to helping individuals and families through the legal dysfunctions which may arise within a family. We are caring, responsive and experienced in helping clients resolve highly contested family disputes, complex marital property settlement and emotionally charged child custody decisions. For compassionate and committed representation in New Jersey or New York, contact our family law attorneys to schedule a consultation.

Experienced Family Law Representation

From start to finish, you can be assured that the experienced family law attorneys at Fischer Porter & Thomas, P.C. will have your best interests in mind as we help you reach resolutions regarding the following family law issues:

  • Divorce
  • Legal separation agreements
  • Marital property settlement/equitable distribution
  • Child custody and visitation rights
  • Child support (based upon child support guidelines)
  • Spousal support or maintenance (alimony)
  • Domestic violence
  • Restraining orders
  • Post-divorce modifications
  • Civil Unions

Compassionate, Practical and Sophisticated Family Services

Our diversified legal practice offers compassionate and practical guidance in all family law matters in New Jersey and New York. We help you pursue a favorable outcome - always with your children’s wellbeing at the forefront of all negotiations. Also, as experienced commercial litigators and transaction attorneys, we are particularly adept at handling complicated property valuation, business valuation and accounting issues that could impact the financial results of a divorce.

Contact Us

Our lawyers are dedicated to helping you through family law issues as smoothly as possible. For information, or to discuss matters regarding your divorce, alimony, child custody dispute or other family law matter, schedule a confidential consultation. Contact Fischer Porter & Thomas’s managing partner Arthur "Scott" L. Porter, Jr. to schedule a consultation.

Fischer Porter & Thomas, P.C.
Attorneys at Law
Englewood Cliffs, NJ: (201) 569-5959
New York, NY: (212) 545-1921


560 Sylvan Avenue
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Englewood Cliffs, NJ
P: 201 569-5959
F: 201 871-4544
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630 Third Avenue
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New York, NY
P: 212 545-1921
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