James P. Yudes


James P. Yudes, PC


80 Morris Ave.
Springfield NJ, 07081-1451
Phone: (973) 467-3700
Fax: (973) 467-9303


Our firm currently consists of five attorneys, providing family legal services throughout all 21 counties in the State of New Jersey. Each of our attorneys possesses high academic credentials and a practical knowledge of the law. They are committed to communicating effectively and pursuing excellence in every case they handle.


The law firm of James P. Yudes, PC is focused entirely on Family Law, including, but not limited to: Antenuptial Agreements/Prenuptial Agreements; Divorce; Separation; Alimony; Equitable Distribution; Intra-marital Agreements/Mid-marriage Agreements; Post Judgement issues; Domestic Violence-Marital Torts; Defending a Charge of Domestic Violence; Paternity Child Support; Custody/Visitation



  • Atlantic, New Jersey
  • Bergen, New Jersey
  • Burlington, New Jersey
  • Camden, New Jersey
  • Cape May, New Jersey
  • Cumberland, New Jersey
  • Essex, New Jersey
  • Gloucester, New Jersey
  • Hudson, New Jersey
  • Hunterdon, New Jersey
  • Mercer, New Jersey
  • Middlesex, New Jersey
  • Monmouth, New Jersey
  • Morris, New Jersey
  • Ocean, New Jersey
  • Passaic, New Jersey
  • Salem, New Jersey
  • Somerset, New Jersey
  • Sussex, New Jersey
  • Union, New Jersey
  • Warren, New Jersey

Legal Organizations

Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney by NJ Supreme Court. New Jersey State Bar Association Family Law Section Chair, 1989; Vice Chair, 1988; Secretary, 1987, Trustee, 1991-93; Chair, New Jersey Inst. of CLE; American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers-National and State chapters


ICLE, Distinguished Service Award Recipient, 2004.

CLE Presentations

Lecturer - New Jersey Judicial College, 2000; New Jersey Family Law Update, 1989-2011; Mandatory Course for Matrimonial Attorneys' Certification, 1997-2000; Skills and Methods Course, Family Law, 1997 & 1998.


Yudes Family Law Citator, ICLE 1989-2011; "Domestic Torts in New Jersey,'' Family Law Practice in New Jersey, Practice Handbooks (1996); "A New Look at Battered Women,'' 140 N.J.L.J. 887, 1995, 1998-2005; Yudes' Consumer Guide to a New Jersey Divorce, Matrimonial Certification Review Course Vol. 1 & 2, ICLE 1997-2002.

AAML Chapter

New Jersey Chapter, Board of Governors 1985-92; Editor, Chapter Newsletter, 1982-83; Member, Committee of Certified Attorneys, 1997-2002.