Amy Sara Cores


Cores & Associates, L.L.C.


New Jersey, Monmouth, Ocean, Middlesex
100 Willow Brook Road Suite 250
Freehold NJ, 07728
Phone: 732-414-6669
Fax: 732-414-6660


Family law, divorce, custody, child support, parenting time, domestic violence, appeals, international child custody and kidnapping, arbitration, mediation, wills



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

Legal Organizations

NJBSA, Women in the Profession Section, Newsletter Editor, 2010-2011; NJSBA, Appellate Practice Committee, 2009 to present; NJSBA, Children's Rights Committee, 2010 to present (approved as Section 2011); NJSBA, New Jersey Lawyer Magazine Editorial Board, 2008 to 2010; NJSBA, Family Law Executive Committee (FLEC), Member 2009 to present; CLE Coordinator/ICLE Liasion, 2010-1011; Children's Rights sub-committee, 2010-present; Website and Technology sub-committee, Chair, 2009-2010; Alimony Guidelines sub-committee, Member, 2009-2010; Custody Mediation Committee, 2009 to present; Rule 1:38 Committee, Member 2009; Email Committee, 2008-2009 (to investigate the use of email correspondence between the court and counsel); E-Newsletter sub-committee, Chair, 2008-2010; Annual Retreat sub-committee, Member, 2008-2010; E-Newsletter sub-committee, Member, 2007-2008; Young Lawyers Sub-Committee, Member, 2005-2007; New Jersey Family Lawyer, Editorial Board (sub-committee of FLEC)Associate Managing Editor, 2007-2011; Junior Editor, 2007; Associate Editor, 2005-2007; NJSBA-Young Lawyers Division, Executive Committee, 2006-2009; Editor in Chief Dictum, 2006-2009; Summer Associates Program, Chair/Moderator, 2007, 2008, 2009; National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, International Child Abduction Attorney Network (ICAAN) Member, 2005 to 2008 (Program terminated.) Central Authority U.S. Department of State, attorney network to accept international child abduction matters, 2008 to present; New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division, Pro-Bono Pilot Program, 2007-present; Early Settlement Panelist, Monmouth County, 2009-present; Monmouth County Bar Association, Young Lawyers Committee, 2006-2010; Family Law Committee, 2008 to present; Rutgers School of Law Alumni Association, Board Member, 2003 to 2008.


Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as Matrimonial Law Attorney, 2010; Young Lawyer of the Year, NJSBA, 2009; Rising Star Super Lawyer 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013; Super Lawyer 201 to present; Award of Merit, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, October 2007 & April 2008.

CLE Presentations

Hudson County Inns of Court, Invited Speaker on Hague Convention Cases; NBI Institute, Hague Convention Cases, 1 February 2013; South Jersey Inns of Court, 19 February 2013, Invited Speaker on Hague Convention Cases; Hot Tips in Family Law, Speaker, Hague Cases, Edison, 12 November 2012; Evidence for Family Lawyers, Moderator and Speaker, Fairfield, 27 October 2012; Incivility and Gender Bias, Speaker, at NJSBA Annual Meeting, Atlantic City, 19 May 2011; Family Law 101, presented by NJSBA, New Brunswick, 16 February 2011; Removal in Family Law Cases, Moderator and Speaker, Edison, 11 February 2011; Hot Tips in Family Law, Speaker, "Abbott v. Abbott". New Brunswick, 2 October 2010; The Other Family Part, Moderator and Speaker, new Brunswick, 4 December 2010; How to Achieve Work Life Balance, Speaker, Scottsdale, AZ, 6 November 2010; The Other Family Moderator and Speaker, at NJSBA Annual Meeting, Atlantic City, 20 may 2010' Successfully Handling Insterstate and International Custody Disputes, Moderator & Speaker on Interstate and International Service of Process, West Orange, 10 April 2010 & Mt. Laurel, 27 April 2010; Hot Tips in Family Law, Speaker, "Custody and Parenting Time Burdens" 3 October 2009; Hot Tips in Family Law, Speaker, "Interlocutory Appeals" 20 September 2008; Divorce in the Digital Era, (Aprimer on cost effective, efficient hardware and software applications attorneys can take advantage of to increase a firm's bottom line while impressing clients), 16 January 2008; Hot Tips in Family Law, Speaker, "Equitable Remedies" 29 September 2007; NJSBA-YLD Summer Associates Program, Moderator, 30 June 2009, Moderator, 15 July 2008, Moderator, 17 July 2007.


"College Contribution: Theroy, Law and Practice" with Hon. Charles M. Rand, P.J.F.P., in New Jersey Family Lawyer, Vol.31.N.1, July 2010; "Interlocutory Appeals: Unlocking the Secrets" in New Jersey Law Journal, June 28, 2010; "International law" Special Editor, New Jersey Lawyer Magazine, February 2010 No. 262; "The UCCJEA: Where are we on the eve of the 5th anniversary?" in New Jersey Lawyer magazine, August 2009 No. 259; "Alimony: Law, Policy, Practice and Presentation" with John E. Finnerty, Jr., Esq., in New Jersey Family Lawyer, Vol. 29.N.6, August 2009; "Where is Pima County, New Jersey?(Who Knew We Had Parenting Guidelines in New Jersey?)in New Jersey Family Lawyer, Vol.29N.3, January 2009; "Fraud in Family Court: An Analysis of Equitable Relief" in New Jersey Lawyer Magazine, October 2008 N.254; "Child Abduction and Other Aspects of International Family Law" in New Jersey Family Lawyer, Vol.28, N.3, October 2007

AAML Chapter

NJ Chapter Amicus Committee, Membership