Divorce and Family Law

Emotions run high when families are in crisis. Whether you are contemplating divorce or simply want to know your rights in various family matters, hire an experienced lawyer to help you calmly sort through the options so you can make intelligent choices for yourself and your family. You should hire a lawyer with experience, a lawyer you can trust, and a lawyer you can afford.

 Over the years, the Law Offices of David C. Bendush has helped New Jersey families with divorce and family law matters including those noted below. We welcome the opportunity to represent you, too. If you are in need of a skilled divorce and family law attorney, please contact us today.


Prenuptial agreements

Cohabitation agreements

Legal separation


Child custody and visitation

Child support

Spousal support (alimony – palimony)

Post-decree Modifications of support, custody,
and visitation

Division of property (equitable distribution)

Restraining orders

Domestic violence

Uniform child custody jurisdiction actions

Civil Unions

As in all areas of our practice, we treat our clients with dignity and respect. Our family law attorneys endeavor to return phone calls promptly and emphasize the use of e-mails with all clients, as it results in substantial time and cost savings. Further, we are available weekends and evenings via e-mail, which increases our accessibility. Our firm actively seeks to involve our clients in the solutions of their legal problems. We explain each legal concept in clear, understandable language. We offer our best advice, present the options, and then let the client decide.

Our approach is practical and affordable, tailored specifically to the client’s budget. Our goal is to solve your legal problem without creating a new financial burden. For information about New Jersey divorce laws, or to discuss your family law matter, please schedule a consultation with an experienced divorce attorney by calling us at (908) 771-0550 or using our contact page. Our firm is dedicated to tailoring cost-effective solutions to meet your needs.

Berkeley Heights,  family law attorney David C. Bendush provides family law, child support, legal separation, and child custody modification legal services to clients throughout Central and Norttern Counties, including the communities of New Providence, Summit, Warren, Watchung, Union, Long Hill Township, Mountainside, Scotch Plains, and North Plainfield, as well as Morris , Essex, Monmouth, Middlesex and Mercer Counties.