Matthew S. Coleman

Matthew S. Coleman

Phone: 973-586-4917
Fax: 973-627-2858

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Matthew S. Coleman

Matthew S. Coleman has been recognized by:

  • New Jersey Rising Stars 2018
  • New Jersey Rising Stars 2017
  • New Jersey Rising Stars 2016

Matthew Coleman joined Einhorn Harris in its Matrimonial and Family Law department in April 2013. He focuses on a wide variety of issues including divorce, child custody, parenting time, child support and alimony. Matthew also focuses on the niche area of family law’s impact and interaction with both LGBT individuals and same-sex couples.

Matthew started his legal career as a law clerk for the Honorable Maureen B. Mantineo, P.J.F.P – Presiding Judge for the Family Part court in Hudson County. During his tenure, he handled divorce, custody and visitation disputes, child support cases, domestic violence and other related family matters. Matthew understands that people often need the assistance of Family Law attorneys during highly emotional or difficult times in their lives. He has the patience and knowledge to guide clients efficiently through the court process, and the skills and experience to advocate for his clients at every stage.

Matthew is active in a variety of leadership roles in the legal community. He is a two-year term appointee to the New Jersey Supreme Court District Ethics Committee and is currently serving as a Trustee of the LGBT Rights Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association.

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 2009
  • United States District Court, 2009

Education

  • New York University, B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication, with Honors, 2003
  • Rutgers School of Law, J.D., 2009
    • National Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Bar Association, Student Writing Competition; Proskauer Rose Public Interest Fellow; Marsha Wenk ACLU Fellow; Activities: Senior Notes Editor, Rutgers Law Record; Co-Chair, Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Caucus; Domestic Violence Advocacy Project; Public Interest Committee

Honors & Accolades

  • New Jersey Super Lawyers Rising Stars, 2016-2018

Professional Affiliations

  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • Morris County Bar Association
  • Hudson County Bar Association
  • Justice Virginia Long Family Law American Inn of Court