Marc R. Brown


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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Marc R. Brown, Esq., is well known and has been honored by the Bench and bar, not only for his staunch advocacy, but for his ability to help clients understand the long term benefits of working toward an amicable resolution of issues that may exist between them and their spouses or significant others. 

He has been acknowledged by his peers on multiple occasions with the Super Lawyer and Best Lawyers in America designations, and has been inducted into the World Wide Registry as a lifetime member.  He has also been honored by the Union County Bar Association with the prestigious William J. McCloud Award in recognition of his contributions to the family part in Union County, New Jersey.

Marc’s reputation has led to his frequent appointment by the Court to serve as Arbitrator, Mediator and Guardian Ad Litem.  He also maintains an extensive private mediation and arbitration practice.

Marc has assumed leadership positions professionally and in his community. He has served as President of the Union County Bar Association; as a member of the Board of Trustees, Family Law Executive and Legislative Committees of the New Jersey State Bar Association; and as Chair of the District XII (Union County) Ethics Committee after having been appointed by the New Jersey Supreme Court.   He is also a frequent speaker on family law issues at the state and local level and has authored articles in this area of the law. Marc has served as President of the Cranford Rotary Club by which he was named a Paul Harris Fellow; as a member and Chair of the Cranford Zoning Board of Adjustment; and as attorney for the Cranford Planning Board.

Honors and Awards

New Jersey Super Lawyers: 2008-2011,2015,2016

Best Lawyers in America, 2015-2016

The Honorable William J. McCloud Award for outstanding contribution to the Superior Court of New Jersey, Family Part in Union County, 2008

Professional Affiliations

Past President and Trustee – Union County Bar Association

Former Chair – Union County Bar Association in Family Law, Nominating, Activities and Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointment Committees.

Trustee – New Jersey State Bar Association

Member – New Jersey State Bar Association Family Law Section Executive and Legislative Committees.

Member – Union County Assignment Judge’s Family Law Committee

Former Chair – New Jersey Supreme Court District XII (Union County) Ethics Committee

Master Richard J. Hughes American Inns of Court

Panelist – Matrimonial Early Settlement Program (Union County)

Member – New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators

Member – New Jersey Divorce Arbitrator’s Association

Member – New Jersey Collaborative Law Group

Member – Association for the Advancement of Collaborative Practice