November 17, 2014 – Certified Matrimonial Law Attorney, John P. Paone, Jr., has been recognized by the attorney rating publication Best Lawyers® as a 2015 Family Law “Lawyer of the Year.” Mr. Paone was one of only five divorce and family law attorneys in New Jersey who Best Lawyers®designated “Lawyer of the Year.”

Mr. Paone is a past-President of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, past-Chair of the New Jersey State Bar Association Family Law Section, past-Chair of the New Jersey Supreme Court Board on Attorney Certification, and past-President of the Middlesex County Bar Association. The New Jersey State Bar Association appointed Mr. Paone as a member of the Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointments Committee which evaluates all nominees for appointment to the Supreme Court and Superior Court and for appointment as County Prosecutor.

Paone, a longtime resident of Rumson, has been practicing divorce and family law for over 30 years. He received his Juris Doctor from American University, Washington College of Law where he was Articles Editor of the Law Review. His firm Paone, Zaleski, Brown & Murray has offices located on Green Street in Woodbridge and Maple Avenue in Red Bank.