Because we powerfully advocate for you. Ms. Helfand is a well-known Certified Matrimonial Attorney. She has been recommended by judges and other members of the Bar for certification and has a demonstrated record of extensive legal knowledge to obtain the certification. Only two percent of the matrimonial attorneys in New Jersey are certified.

Choose us, because we want to influence the outcome of your case in an ethical and competent manner to get you the best results. We work with you to get the facts and evidence to present your side and get results for you.

Because our priority is to make your case persuasive through negotiation or litigation. We have extensive experience in handling trials or motions to serve your needs when court action is called for.

Choose us, because we care about our clients. You are never just a file. A family matter is a deeply personal individual circumstance. Whether it is domestic violence, bankruptcy, or a criminal issue, we have personal, business, and life experience enabling us to hear your concerns and help you get what you need and deserve.

Persistence, Experience, Attention, Compassion, Excellence equals PEACE, which should be restored in your life.


Tanya Helfand of Schenck Price provides skilled legal services for individuals, families and small businesses in the counties of Morris, Essex, Sussex, Passaic, Bergen, Hudson, Warren, Monmouth and Union counties and throughout New Jersey.

We are known for our work as litigators, mediators and negotiators, whether working as a team or individually, we blend a wealth of experience and in-depth knowledge in the areas of matrimonial, divorce, and family law including but not limited to custody, alimony, child support, complex financial cases, prenuptial agreements and domestic violence matters.

Our attorneys’ work extends to bankruptcy for individuals and small businesses, Chapter 7 and 13. Plus, we provide legal defense for cases including theft, traffic violations, shoplifting, DWI, juvenile offenses and drug offenses in the municipal courts. We handle workers’ compensation claims, expungement and guardianship.

Our firm represents individual and business interests in all New Jersey State Courts, Federal Bankruptcy Court and Municipal Courts throughout the State.

Contact a dedicated Morris County family law attorney for a consultation

Tanya Helfand at Schenck Price represents New Jersey clients in family law proceedings and other types of cases. We are a firm that provides personalized attention in every case we undertake. Please call  973-539-1000 or contact us online to schedule a consultation by phone or Zoom.  We appear regularly in counties throughout New Jersey – Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, Morris, Somerset, Sussex and Union.