Jan Bernstein has joined the Hackensack office of Phillips Nizer in the firm’s New Jersey matrimonial and family law group.
Bernstein is now a partner at the firm. Two associates join with her.
Bernstein, a four-decade vet in family law, has represented clients operating on both the national and international scene, including high net worth individuals, business owners, entrepreneurs, athletes and performers.
“Jan has established a strong reputation throughout the family law bar,” said Elliot Wiener, the head of Phillips Nizer’s matrimonial and family law practice in a statement. “With her thorough preparation, keen negotiating ability, tenacity and unwavering dedication to her clients as individuals, she remains committed to resolving her clients’ disputes as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible. We are happy to welcome her to the firm.”
Bernstein served as a member of the Editorial Board of the New Jersey Lawyer Magazine and the Board of Directors of the New Jersey Lawyer newspaper. Additionally, she is a past chair of the Women’s Rights Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association.