Your Dedicated New Jersey Family Law and Elder Law Firm
With offices in Morristown and Short Hills, Velazquez Law, LLC, serves clients throughout northern and central New Jersey and statewide. We are a family law practice with a particular focus and expertise on families who have children with special needs or individuals who have been affected by domestic violence. We also maintain a robust elder law practice that ranges from wills, trusts and probate to guardianship issues. Whatever your needs, you will find Velazquez Law ready and able to assist you with compassion, skill, tenacity and effective results.
Here for You During Difficult Times in Your Life
Family law matters can be intensely emotional and tough to deal with. Often, clients are going through major life changes, and the challenge of the unknown creates anxiety and fear. At Velazquez Law, LLC, you’ll find a lawyer with a wealth of compassion for what you’re going through who strives to make sure you are well-informed and well-protected. You’ll know your options so you can make the best rational decisions for yourself and your children, and you’ll know what to expect so there won’t be any surprises down the line.
Firm founder and principal attorney Candy Ley Velazquez brings an intense passion to the practice of law. Family law matters are intensely personal and vitally important, and Candy Ley Velazquez approaches divorce and family law cases aggressively and tenaciously. Her passion for justice in family law and elder law matters stems from her time working in an Elder Law Clinic assisting elder abuse victims and serving as a court-appointed attorney in guardianship matters, as well as serving as an Assistant Prosecutor in the Domestic Violence Unit of the Monmouth County prosecutor’s Family Division.
A resolute defender of her clients’ rights in the courtroom, Candy is also an experienced family law mediator who knows when and how to resolve a matter outside of court, serving her clients’ best interests while recognizing the need to maintain communication and working relationships between former spouses who share children, for instance. Candy teaches both family law and litigation to future paralegals and serves on the Essex County Matrimonial Early Settlement Panel. You can rest assured that whatever your case requires, Candy Ley Velazquez will adopt the best method to get the results you need.
Here for You When You Need Us
We know that your legal needs don’t stop when the workday ends, and neither do we. Our office is open for weekend or evening meetings as necessary to make sure you are protected and taken care of. Our attorney and staff are fluent in both English and Spanish, so you can feel comfortable conversing with us in your native tongue. We are committed to providing high-quality legal services at affordable rates. We offer virtual consultations, along with reasonable fee structures and payment options. Call Velazquez Law, LLC, at 973-873-4900, and we’ll get to work right away, helping you with your most pressing legal needs.