James M. Newman




14 Woodward Drive
Old bridge NJ, 08857
Phone: 732-431-0150
Fax: 732-360-0621


I am admitted to the bars of the State of New Jersey and the State of New York. I am a member of the Family Law Executive Committe of the New Jersey State Bar Association. I have also served as Chair of the Family Law Committee of the Monmouth Bar Association. I am the immediate past President of The Monmouth County Bar Association. I am ceritified as a Matrimonial Attorney by the New Jersey Supreme Court. I am a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Mercer Bar Association, the Monmouth Bar Association, the Monmouth Judges Association and a past member of the Board of managers of the new Jersey Chapter of the Accademy.I am a Muncipal Judge in Monmouth County and presently serve as the Presiding Judge of the Municipal Courts of Monmouth


Practice emphasis is on complex matrimonial litigation involving high net worth individuals



  • Mercer, New Jersey
  • Middlesex, New Jersey
  • Monmouth, New Jersey
  • Ocean, New Jersey

Legal Organizations

Family Law Section,Member of Excutive Committe 2011 to present,NJ State Bar:President of Monmouth bar Association 2012-2913, Preident Elect,2011,Monmouth Bar Assn.,2009; Treasurer,Monmouth Bar Assn.,2008; Trustee, Monmouth Bar Assn., 2002-2006; State of New Jersey Domestic Violence Working Group, 2002-2005,2017 to present; Monmouth County Domestic Violence Working Group, 1991-present; Monmouth County Judge Assn.; Mercer County Judges Assn.;; Family Law Committee, Monmouth County Bar Assn.; Trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Assn.; Real Estate Probate Law Section New Jersey State Bar Assn.; Past President, Monmouth County Judge Assn.; Former Co-Chair, Family Law Committee, Monmouth County Bar Assn.; Former Chair, Municipal Court Committee, Monmouth Bar Assn. Judicial Positions: Marlboro Township, 1986- 2006,, 2010 to present,Borough of Englishtown, 1990-present; Farmingdale Borough, 2002-2006; 2011 to present, Manalapan Township, 1992-present; Fair Haven Borough, 2001-2002 and 2006-2018 Presiding Judge Monmouth Vicinage, 2013 to present


"Who's Who in the World"; "Who's Who in the East"; "Who's Who in American Law"; "Who's Who in Emerging Leaders". Areas of Practice: Family Law, Real Estate, Probate.

CLE Presentations

Hot Tips for Litigators, New Jersey State Bar Assn., 2002-2007 and 2009.2010 Speaker NJ State Bar Mid-Year Meeting, 2009,2010. Speaker NJ State Bar Family Law Retreat, 2010, 2011

AAML Chapter

Board of Managers, New Jersey Chapter, 2006-to 2012