New Jersey Family Law and Divorce Lawyer
MARK T. GABRIEL, SENIOR ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY
Mark received his bachelor’s degree in political science from Drew University in 2003, and graduated from the University of the District of Columbia – David A. Clarke School of Law in 2008. While in law school, Mark served as a student advocate in the Juvenile and Special Education Law Clinic as well as the Housing and Consumer Law Clinic where he represented indigent clients. After graduating from law school Mark enjoyed a judicial clerkship with the Honorable James J. Guida, J.S.C., of the Bergen County Superior Court, Family Part. During his clerkship, Mark was responsible for managing Judge Guida’s post-divorce and juvenile motion calendars.
Prior to joining Lyons & Associates, P.C., Mark worked for two law firms in the Bergen County area as an associate where he focused primarily on the practice of family law. At Lyons & Associates, P.C., Mark continues to focus solely on family law related matters including but not limited to divorce, adoption, jurisdictional disputes, relocation, domestic violence, custody, child support, alimony, and equitable distribution.
Mark is admitted to practice in New Jersey, the U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Mark is also a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Bergen County Bar Association, and is also a graduate of the Justice Morris Pashman American Inn of Court. Mark is admitted to practice in New Jersey, the U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. Mark is also a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, the Bergen County Bar Association, and is also a graduate of the Justice Morris Pashman American Inn of Court.
Articles Written by Mark Gabriel:
The New Jersey Legislature recently added Cyber Harassment to the list of crimes that can be considered an act of domestic violence under the Prevention of Domestic Violence Act. Cyber Harassment is committed where a person makes a communication in an online capacity through any electronic device or through social media with the purpose of » Read More
My Ex is a Deadbeat, Moved out of State & Owes Me Thousands in Child Support. What Can I Do?!! In New Jersey if an order for child support payable through the New Jersey probation department, but is not being enforced because your ex lives out of state, you could seek to have child support » Read More
Woodbridge Divorce Lawyer Reports the Alaska Legislature Enacts Law to Treat Pets Similary to Children in Divorce Cases
As of January 17, 2017, the State of Alaska enacted new law in divorce cases which now grants the Court the authority to consider the well-being of pets when determining ownership or custody of the pet. Historically, the law has treated animals and pets like property, no different than a piece of furniture. However, Courts » Read More
If my husband married another person before we were divorced, is he guilty of committing bigamy? Circumstances arise in multiple cases where one spouse has remarried while still married to his current spouse. In New Jersey, N.J.S.A. 2C:24-1 provides that a married person is guilty of bigamy if he contracts or purports to contract another » Read More
I want to obtain custody of my pet and my spouse does too. How will the Court handle this? As a pet owner myself, I understand the importance that pets play in peoples’ lives and that pets are often treated as members of the family, notwithstanding their often crude behavior. Historically, pets have been treated » Read More