We Put Your Family First Protecting What Matters Most

New Jersey Family Law Attorneys

Dedicated to Protecting the Rights of Our Clients

Burnham Douglass Attorneys At Law proudly uses our years of experience and extensive knowledge of the law to help clients all over New Jersey resolve complex family law issues. Our seasoned legal team has a sophisticated understanding of a wide range of family law matters and we have the ability to develop creative solutions to even the most difficult circumstances.

Why Choose Our Family Law Attorneys?

If you would like to discuss your family law case with our firm, please do not hesitate to reach out to us so we can put our skills to work finding the right legal solutions for your situation. Our New Jersey family law attorneys are available to listen to your concerns, answer your questions, and give you an honest assessment of how you should proceed with your case.

Clients throughout New Jersey turn to our legal professionals to handle their family cases for the following reasons and more:

  • We are licensed in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, D.C., Virginia, and North Carolina
  • Our firm has more than 60 years of combined experience
  • We work one-on-one with our clients and treat their issues with urgency
  • Our firm offers free consultations for family law cases
  • We speak Spanish and Portuguese
  • We care deeply about our clients' concerns and the work we do to protect their rights

For assistance and qualified legal counsel for your family law case, please call us today at (856) 512-1461.

Your Family is Our Priority

Whether you are fighting for child custody or would like to protect your assets during a divorce, it is important that you have an attorney you trust by your side. Our goal is to think outside the box to create effective family law solutions tailored for you. Get in touch with our firm today.

Reliable & Compassionate Legal Counsel

Personalized Solutions For Your Family Law Dispute

Every family is different and each member of a family faces challenges unique to them. That is why we do not offer cookie-cutter solutions to our clients. Our team works hard to create customized strategies that are tailored to your situation. We do this by getting to know you, your family, and listening to your goals.

We handle a wide variety of cases within and outside of the bounds of family law. Whether you are looking to expand your family with a new adoption, or you’re looking to emancipate from it, you need effective legal assistance, and we’re just that team.

If you are fighting for child custody or would like to protect your assets during a divorce, it is important that you have an attorney you trust by your side. We know that in many family law cases, emotions tend to take over, and sometimes people don’t always act in their own best interests. At our firm, our skilled family law lawyers work hard to make sure no unnecessary harm is inflicted on your family relationships. You can trust that our professionals will provide sound, objective counsel throughout each phase of the legal process.

Considering Divorce?

We have a sophisticated understanding of many family law matters and have the ability to develop creative solutions to even the most difficult circumstances. Reach out to our attorneys today.

The Stories That Matter

See What Our Valued Clients Have to Say
  • Both Michelle and Phil made me feel like I was a family member they were representing.

    “This testimonial will be the most honest you have ever read. My journey is incredible..my case was actually dismissed in summary judgment due to fact I had incompetent counsel previously. Michelle ...”

    - Robert K. Petroski
  • After meeting Michelle, she gave me the confidence I needed to fight for what I deserved.

    “When I first met Michelle, I had so many fears about filing a lawsuit. I was afraid of actually filing against Atlantic City Board of Education simply because what I had gone through was torture. I ...”

    - Maria Marino
  • I never knew compassion, value and honesty could exist in an attorney until I met Philip.

    “I'm hoping there's enough space to comment on my experience with Philip as he assisted me on a very personal matter... I was recommended by two different sources, so I hoped & prayed this would be my ...”

    - Dan
  • She was always very prompt in her follow-up and developed a winning strategy for me.

    “I am very grateful Mrs. Michelle J. Douglass took my case. You demonstrated to me great expertise. She was always very prompt in her follow-up and developed a winning strategy for me. Working with ...”

    - James Runyon
  • Michelle Douglass is a straight shooter and fights for your rights.

    “The firm handled my case in a dedicated and professional manner. Michelle Douglass is a straight shooter and fights for your rights. Her tenaciousness and no nonsense approach quickly set the tone and ...”

    - Dave Daniels
  • Phil's service exceeded my expectations and I found him to be more responsive and sensitive to my situation than the previous lawyer I had used.

    “Phil Burnham is an excellent divorce lawyer! Phil's service exceeded my expectations and I found him to be more responsive and sensitive to my situation than the previous lawyer I had used. He was ...”

    - Abby
  • Ms. Douglass always returned my calls promptly as if I were the most valuable client among the many she represents.

    “It has been a pleasure for the last couple of years working with Michelle Douglass and the entire 'My rights lawyers team'. Michelle's experience and legal knowledge on employee rights impressed me ...”

    - Heather
  • I was helped by Michelle every step of the way, with guidance and answers. She is remarkable and I love her.

    “My name is Joanne Craven. I have been a long time client of the firm and have become a personal friend with Michelle Douglass as a result. Just recently, they helped me through a very difficult time. ...”

    - Joanne Imperatore
  • Ms. Douglass, I got a feeling of genuine concern, unlike that of the prior attorneys I had spoken to.

    “I first met attorney Michelle Douglass in late fall of 2003. I had been to numerous attorneys trying to find one that was not only capable, but willing to take on such a challenge. When I presented my ...”

    - Kathy Jen
  • Michelle Douglass turned a difficult situation into an easy solution.

    “When I needed an attorney to help me through a difficult transition from employment to retirement, I turned to Michelle Douglass. Throughout my case, I was in contact with my attorneys, all of my ...”

    - Erich Straub
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What Sets Our Firm Apart?

The Difference is Clear
  • Care

    We approach each client with compassion, empathy and care.

  • Experience

    We have an in-depth understanding of the law and how it relates to your unique case.

  • Personal Attention

    We will provide you with the personal attention your case deserves.

  • Flexible

    We offer video, after hour and weekend appointments for your convenience. 

  • High-Quality Representation

    We deliver high-quality legal work because we handle select cases.

  • Dedication

    We have been serving the needs of our clients for over 30 years and are dedicated to your success.

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