• You Want What's Best For Your Family

    If you are facing custody proceedings, you may not know what the future holds for you or your children. You only want what is best for your family. The Lento Law Firm Family Law Team spares nothing in our pursuit of your win.

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  • It's About What's Fair

    Protect yourself and your family. The stakes can be incredibly high in family court, and you want to ensure that your future, and that of your family, is in capable hands. The Lento Law Firm Family Law Team will help protect what is most important to you.

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  • We Stand Up When the Bell Rings

    It’s easy to say you’re a “fighter.” It’s not as easy to have the heart to back it up. In the courtroom and in life, we stand up when the bell rings.

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  • A Strong Team in Your Corner

    Look to the Lento Law Firm when your family law case demands a proven, passionate, and unrelenting team. Our experienced family law attorneys set the bar high and rise to the occasion.

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Only the strong survive, and when you or your family is faced with a challenge in life, ask yourself, 'Who will be fighting for you? A team of tenacious Family Law attorneys who have fought and won hard rounds? An unyielding Family Law lineup that, no matter how hard the fight, rises to the occasion and doesn't back down?' Victory is often hard-won – we wouldn't expect it to be any other way. We drive hard and go the distance, and the results we get for our clients speak for themselves!


Attorney Joseph D. Lento, who's been fighting for families in one of the nation's busiest, highest-stakes family courts for nearly 20 years, built the Lento Law Firm from the ground up into the trusted, time-tested, winning family law firm it is today. Leading by example, with passion and perseverance, Joseph D. Lento heads up a strong team of family law attorneys whose drive and discipline are unmatched in the industry and whose sincerity and humanity in their pursuit of justice for clients sets them apart from – and a step above – the rest. Their experience both behind the scenes and on the front lines allows them to understand a client's family law matter from all angles and to find and apply the most effective strategies to secure favorable outcomes for any client, no matter how formidable the other party or how contentious the case is. The Lento Law Firm is your go-to team for help with family law matters in New Jersey and beyond. In the courtroom and in life, the Family Law Team at the Lento Law Firm fights to win, leaving nothing in the ring.

Matters handled in Family Court can be some of the most emotionally harrowing experiences for any family or individual. The court of law is the site of finality for many arguments, and a judge's decision can profoundly impact your future and the future of your loved ones. Whether it's a matter of custody, child support, or settling alimony from a divorce, these issues are rooted in emotional struggles, and the law can further exacerbate the already complex emotional experience of working these issues out. When the stakes are so high, what was meant to be an amicable agreement process can often turn into an ugly power struggle.

Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones

The overall goal of Family Law is to reach an agreement between all parties. However, Family Law can often become a battlefield as people begin to see each other as the opposition instead of the family they once were. When it gets to this point, you will want the help of a Family Law team that knows the ins and outs of Family Court and can protect you and your loved ones when the situation becomes hostile. You want the best for yourself and your family. Help from a skilled and experienced Family Law team can help you make it through the struggle with your family's needs protected and secure.

Having a Family Law Team at your side will help prepare you for what can happen in Family Court. There is nothing more frightening than the prospect of failing to retain custody of a child or being unable to support yourself once a significant other is no longer around to help. It is best to obtain an experienced family law team that knows all aspects of the system from the very start of the process. The earlier your family law team is involved, the easier the process will be to secure your and your family's future when your case gets to the courtroom.

There is no reason to proceed into matters of family law without the aid of a team, but not just any team will do. You will want a team with solid experience dealing with the court of family law. If you or a loved one is currently engaged in matters of family law, contact the Lento Law Firm Family Law Team today.

Contact a Family Law Attorney Today!

Attorney Joseph D. Lento has more than a decade of experience practicing Family Law in New Jersey. If you are having any uncertainties about what the future may hold for you and your family, contact our offices today. Family Law Attorney Joseph Lento will go above and beyond the needs for any client and fight for what is fair.

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