Family Law, Criminal Defense, & Personal Injury Law

At the Law Offices of Evelyn Padin, in Jersey City, New Jersey, we are experienced in many areas of law, ranging from family law, child support, domestic violence hearings to criminal defense, violation of probation, sexual offenses, drug offenses and Meagan's law hearings. Visit us in Jersey City, New Jersey, today to discuss your case with attorney Evelyn Padin and her associates to learn how she can best represent your interests in court.

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Family Law
We help lighten the burden by providing you with an objective, legal perspective that eliminates many of the arguments and stressful situations that occur when people faces difficult issues such as:

• Divorce
• Child Custody- Visitations
• Child Support
• Alimony
• Post Judgment Motion to
  Change Alimony or Child Support
• Property Settlements
• Relocation Applications
• Emancipation
• College Support

Whether you’re interested in proceeding amicably or want to liquidate, as well as reduce and/or increase alimony or child support, we will help you decide on the right course of action to take that is in the best interests of everyone involved. We can also represent you with other aspects of Family Law that can be emotionally overwhelming to anyone such as:

• Domestic Violence/Restraining Orders
• Restraining Orders

In addition to that our legal experts will represent you with:

• Name Changes
• Prenuptial Agreements

Personal Injury
Attorney Padin and her staff have many years of experience negotiating with insurance companies to obtain the highest possible settlement rewards for clients. Obtaining fair and just compensation for the injuries you have sustained is our primary concern, and we do just that. Hire an experienced trial attorney who can seek damages for your lost wages, future financial medical treatment, ensure that all of your medical bills are paid and you are justly compensated for your current and future pain and suffering.

Among the vehicle accidents we can represent you are:

• Cars
• Bus
• Trucks
• Bicycle
• Motorcycle
• Other Vehicles

As well as any injury as a result of:

• Slip and Fall Accidents
• Bites
• Defective Products
• Burns
• Negligent
• Premises Liability
• Workers Compensation
• Wrongful Death

Our law firm helps you receive the justice and compensation you deserve so you’re not held liable for paying any medical bills. Ms. Padin regularly engages engineering and economic experts to consult on these cases and she has successfully recovered millions of dollars on behalf of her clients to compensate them for their pain and suffering, current and as well as future economic losses.

Criminal Defense in Superior and Municipal Court
With a criminal charge, you must act quickly to enlist the help of the most aggressive and competent defense attorney who will minimize the pain of any potential jail time or probation period that you may face. Your choice of counsel is one of the most important decisions you will ever make in your life, so choose wisely and contact our law firm today for a consultation to discuss your case. We are experienced in Superior Court and in Appellate law criminal practice. We have successfully defended unjustly charged individuals accused of:

• Sexual Crimes
• Drug Offenses
• Violation of Probation
• Aggravated Assaults
• Weapons Offenses 

• Driving with Suspended licenses
• Shoplifting
• Juvenile Assault
• Expungements

Business Law
Our firm assists business with formation documents, contract drafting, partnerships and contract disputes.

Landlord / Tenant Disputes
Our office provides legal services to landlords and / or tenants from initial rental contract to evictions.

Social Security & Disability

If you or someone you care about is disabled for 12 or more months, you may be entitled to disability (cash) payments from the Social Security Administration. Social Security was designed to provide security and protection to individuals and families from the catastrophic effects of long-term disability, and will provide you with the funds you need to resume a normal life.

Workers Compensation
If you have been injured on the job you are entitled to recover lost wages and payment of lost wages.  If you are injured on the job, she will work to make sure you’re fully compensated for your permanent injuries, lost wages and that your employer is responsible for paying all of your medical bills, prescriptions and orthopedic devices.  Your rights will be well protected.

Our office also provides legal services on Wills, Living Wills, and Powers of Attorney

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Contact our firm today with any questions you may have about our legal services.