The Law Office of Geraldene Sherr Duswalt

(908) 322-5160

gsduswalt@duswaltlawfirm.com

1812 Front Street
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076 

576 Fifth Avenue, Suite 903
New York, NY 10036

Divorce & Family Law, Bankruptcy Law, Wills, and Real Estate Law

The Law Office of Geraldene Sherr Duswalt is a full-service law firm located in Scotch Plains, NJ, in the heart of Union County. We fight for our clients throughout all of New Jersey and in New York.

I will guide you through life’s most difficult situations, representing you with expertise, efficiency and compassion. I will fiercely advocate for and defend your rights with an approach that is aggressive, cost-efficient, supportive, and will work tirelessly to achieve your goals.

Gerri S. Duswalt, Esq.

Divorce & Family Law

Efficient, compassionate and fierce representation to protect your rights and your family.

Bankruptcy Law

Helping you find a fresh start to reclaim a life free from debt and stress.

Real Estate Law

Offering expert legal advice you’d expect to find at a larger firm at a fair and reasonable price.

Wills & General Matters

We can help you to protect and safeguard your family and your assets at a fair and reasonable rate.

Geraldene Sherr Duswalt, Esq.

Why choose us when there are so many choices? We give each client and every case the individual attention they deserve. We tackle every case with skill and experience and fight for your financial and family law rights. I am the only lawyer in my office adnd I never pass clients off to other attorneys because I strongly believe you deserve better than that.

Fierce, Professional & Compassionate Representation

Our Practice Areas

Divorce & Family Law

If you are going through a divorce or involved in a family court case, you are likely in a position you never expected to be in. Emotions run high and you need a steady hand that will efficiently, compassionately and competently work to protect your rights.  I am dedicated to being a tireless advocate for your rights.

Geraldene Sherr Duswalt, Esq. has the skill and experience to handle divorce and family court cases for a broad spectrum of clients, from average wage earners to major business owners and investors. 

Bankruptcy Law
The purpose of the bankruptcy code is to give an honest debtor a fresh start. We can help guide you to that fresh start. You can get out from under your debt and move on with the rest of your life.
Real Estate Law

Whether buying or selling your home, we will help guide you through the process so that you can confidently move through your transaction knowing that we are looking out for you every step of the way.

Wills & Power of Attorney

There are times when you do not need an expensive estate planning law firm, you just need a simple Will, Power of Attorney or Health Care Proxy. We can help you to protect your family and your assets at a fair and reasonable rate.

Legal Articles
& Resources

Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Frequently Asked Questions
Chapter 13 Bankruptcy Frequently Asked Questions

What happens if you have equity in your house, or you earn too much to file a Chapter 7? A Chapter 7 liquidation bankruptcy does not always work for everyone. What happens if you have equity in your residence, or if you make too much money?  You can still ask for...

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Understanding and Calculating Alimony in New Jersey
Understanding and Calculating Alimony in New Jersey

Alimony—or, spousal support—is a court-ordered financial payment that one spouse makes to the other. If one spouse needs funds during the divorce, the court can order what is called pendente lite (while the case is pending) support, which can include both alimony and...

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Schedule a Consultation

Let our experience, dedication and compassion work for you. Contact Geraldene Sherr Duswalt, Esq. to set up an appointment. All telephone calls and e-mails will be answered promptly.

There is no charge for the initial telephone call and all calls will be returned by an attorney.

New Jersey Office

Law Office of Geraldene Sherr Duswalt
1812 Front Street
Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

New York Office

Law Office of Geraldene Sherr Duswalt
576 Fifth Ave, Suite 903
New York, NY 10036

Hours

Mon - Fri: 8am - 6pm
Weekends flexible by appointment