Patricia M. Barbarito


Einhorn Harris Ascher Barbarito & Frost, PC


165 E. Main St. PO Box 3010
Denville NJ, 07834-3010
Phone: (973) 627-7300
Fax: (973) 627-2858


Patricia M. Barbarito, is a former Chair of the Family Law Section, New Jersey State Bar Association. Ms. Barbarito handles cases in the area of divorce, custody, domestic violence and related areas. Ms. Barbarito also oversees a team of matrimonial attorneys uniquely suited to handle a wide range of cases, from simple to complex, permitting a client to have their particular needs met in a cost effective fashion. Extensive involvement with the Executive Committee of the Family Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association, membership of the Family Division Practice Committee of the Administration of Office of the Court's for the Supreme Court of New Jersey, have resulted in Ms. Barbarito being integral in the shaping and practice of law in the matrimonial area. In 2004, Ms. Barbarito was selected to receive the Saul A. Tischler Award from the New Jersey State Bar Association Family Law Section. This prestigious award is presented annually in recognition of a person whom has made a substantial impact upon the development of family law and the legal profession. Ms. Barbarito is a prominent speaker in the Family Law field, she has lectured extensively for the institute of Continuing Legal Education, various civic organizations, and has appeared on numerous television programs regarding matrimonial law. A Certified Arbitrator, Ms. Barbarito has orchestrated seminars, supervised legal interns for the New Jersey Battered Women's Service and has established the Battered Women legal advocacy project. Ms. Barbarito has also been a co-chair person for the task force on domestic violence court procedure sub-committee in Morris County, and a Trustee of the Morris County Bar Association.


Practice emphasizes Traditional Client Representation and Litigation



  • Bergen, New Jersey
  • Essex, New Jersey
  • Middlesex, New Jersey
  • Monmouth, New Jersey
  • Morris, New Jersey
  • Passaic, New Jersey
  • Somerset, New Jersey
  • Sussex, New Jersey
  • Union, New Jersey
  • Warren, New Jersey

Legal Organizations

Past Chair of the Executive Committee of the Family Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association; Served as a Trustee of the Morris County Bar Association and on the Family Law Committee. A member of the American Bar Association. Past member of the Family Division Practice Committee of the Administrative Office of the Courts for the Supreme Court of New Jersey.


New Jersey Super Lawyers, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009; Name one of the Top Female Super Lawyers in New Jersey, 2007, 2008 & 2009; Named by New Jersey Monthly as a Super Lawyer in 2005 and 2006; Recipient of the 2004 Saul Tischler Award for Lifetime Contribution to the advancement of Family Law in the State of New Jersey.

CLE Presentations

Family Law, New Jersey Battered Women's Service; Institute of Continuing Legal Education, Civic Organizations, New Jersey Battered Womes's Service; Television Programs, Matrimonial Law, New Jersey Battered Women's Service; Orchestrated Seminars, New Jersey Battered Women's Service.


"Standard of Living-What Does it Really Mean?," Patricia M. Barbarito, Esq.; Co-Chair, The Task Force on Domestic Violence Court Procedure Sub-Committee, Morris County; "Thought on Estate Planning when the Honeymoon is Over-And after the Divorce" by Patricia M. Barbarito, Esq. and Gary R. Botwinick, Esq.

AAML Chapter

New Jersey Chapter, Former member of the Board of Managers.