Amy Wechsler

776 Mountain Boulevard
Watchung, New Jersey 07069
United States
Office Phone: 908-753-3833
Member since 2010
Membership Type: IACP

Profession(s)

Lawyer

Amy Wechsler, Certified as a Matrimonial Law Attorney by the New Jersey Supreme Court, is a Partner in Shimalla, Wechsler & Lepp, LLP in Warren, New Jersey. She limits her practice to family law, divorce and custody mediation, parenting coordination, Guardian ad Litem assignments, and collaborative divorce.

Area(s) of Practice: Collaborative Law, Family Law, Guardian Ad Litem, Mediation, Parenting Coordinator

Professional Activities

Somerset County Bar Association, 1993 - Present; President 2012-2013; ~Member/Trustee/Mediator/Chair and Co-Chair of Family Law Committee Association of Family and Conciliation Courts - New Jersey Chapter. Board Member 2006 - Present; Treasurer 2009 - 2016; President 2017 - 2019 ~ ~New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators, Trustee 1997 - 2001; Member 1997 to present Association of Professional Family Mediators - 2010 - present ~ ~ ~Somerset County Court House, 1995 - Present ~Custody Mediator ~ ~~ ~New Jersey State Bar Association, Member 1994 - Present; Family Law Executive Committee Member 2007 - Present ~ ~~ ~Central Jersey Family Inn of Court, 1996 - 1999 ~Steering Committee and Master ~ ~ ~Matrimonial Early Settlement Panel, 1991 - Present ~Panelist ~ ~ ~District XIII Ethics Committee, 1998 - 2001 ~Chair/Vice-Chair/Member ~ ~~

Undergraduate Education

University of Connecticut, 1972, B.S.

Postgraduate Education

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law - Newark, Newark, New Jersey
Juris Doctorate

Rutgers Graduate School of Social Work, 1976, M.S.W

Professional Education

Parenting Coordination Training (Joan Kelly, instructor) - Chicago, IL 2011
AAML Arbitration Training - Chicago, IL 2012