Jamie K. Von Ellen


Wolkstein, Von Ellen & Brown LLC
959 South Springfield Avenue
2nd Floor
Springfield, NJ 07081
Phone: 973.376.1114 • Fax: 973.376.6665
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Jamie devotes her practice exclusively to helping clients resolve family-related issues. She is certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney.  She received her training as a mediator at the Institute for Dispute Resolution at Seton Hall University Law School in 1996 and as an arbitrator at the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers in 2010. Jamie also received training in Collaborative Divorce by the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education. Most recently, Jamie was inducted into the Worldwide Registry as a Lifetime Member and in 2014 was awarded the "Top Attorney Award" by the National Association of Family Law Attorneys.

Courts in Essex, Middlesex and Union Counties regularly appoint Jamie as an arbitrator, mediator, guardian ad litem and law guardian. She also has a thriving private mediation practice, has published many articles on family law-related topics and lectured extensively on various family law issues throughout the state.

Visit Jamie’s SuperLawyers profile to see a list of her published articles and lectures.

Honors and Awards

New Jersey Super Lawyer: 2005-2016

Best Lawyers in America, 2016

Named one of the Top 50 Women
Attorneys in New Jersey by New Jersey
Monthly Magazine, 2009

Professional Affiliations

Former Chair, Professionalism Committee NJ State Bar Association, Family Law Section (2013-2014 term)

Member, New Jersey Bar Association

Member, New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Section Executive Committee

Member, Union County Bar Association

Member, Middlesex County Bar Association

Union County Bar Association Family Lawyers Committee

New Jersey Divorce Arbitrators Association

New Jersey Collaborative Law Group

Former Middlesex County Assignment Judge’s Family Lawyers’ Committee

Panelist, Early Settlement Program, Matrimonial Division (Union and Middlesex Counties)

Former member, District XII (Union County) Ethics Committee

Lifetime Member, Worldwide Registry