Phone: (908) 273-6300
Fax: (908) 273-4797
Nancy Richmond is a Partner of Javerbaum Wurgaft Hicks Kahn Wikstrom & Sinins, P.C. and has over 25 years of experience exclusively practicing family law. She is passionate about helping clients face the challenges they encounter during their life changing events and difficult times.
Ms. Richmond has experience handling any type of family law case no matter how complex the issues may be. While being a fierce advocate, she is resolution oriented. She has successfully settled and tried matters involving all aspects of family law including divorce, child custody and parenting time, equitable distribution, prenuptial agreements, relocation issues, adoptions, domestic violence as well as appellate practice.
Ms. Richmond takes an individualized approach to each client. Her clients benefit from her concerted efforts to understand their specific needs and goals in order to creatively and cost-effectively resolve their matters, whether by settlement or trial. Ms. Richmond knows the importance of treating her clients with the utmost compassion, respect, patience, and loyalty in handling their matters from the beginning to the end. The individualized attention that Ms. Richmond provides to each client, her diligence, and attention to detail set her apart from other practitioners in the field.
Ms. Richmond has been appointed by the Court as a Parenting Coordinator in order to assist parents to effectively co-parent and address parenting time disputes.
Ms. Richmond has lectured attorneys on various family law topics with the Institute of Continuing Legal Education, ATLA and the National Business Institute.
Ms. Richmond is a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association Family Law Section and the Union and Essex County Bar Associations. She served a four-year term on the District XII Fee Arbitration Committee, which included her serving as Vice Chair. Ms. Richmond has also served as the Essex County Bar Association representative to the Non-Dissolution Planning Committee.
Ms. Richmond has served on the Amicus & Appellate Committee of the Family Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association.
Ms. Richmond also donates her time serving as an Early Settlement Panelist for the Superior Court of New Jersey, Family Part in Union and Morris counties.
In May of 2004, Ms. Richmond successfully completed the 18th Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute, an intensive one-week program in Houston, Texas sponsored by the American Bar Association Family Law Section.
Ms. Richmond served as a Law Clerk to the Honorable John D’Amico, J.S.C. in the Superior Court of New Jersey, Family Part, Monmouth County.
When Nancy Richmond is not practicing law, she enjoys spending time with her husband and three children.
- Lafayette College, B.A. in International Affairs with a Concentration in Russian
- The Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University, Juris Doctorate
- New Jersey State Bar
- New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Section
- Union County Bar Association
- Essex County Bar Association
- New Jersey Monthly Magazine Rising Stars for the years 2006, 2007, 2008, and 2009
- Top Ranking Attorney for Family Law by the American Association of Attorney Advocates
- 10 Best Attorneys by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys
- Top 10 Female Attorney and Top 10 Attorney of Attorney and Practice Magazine
- Top 10 Family Law Attorney by the Best of the Best Attorneys