Experienced Family Law Attorneys

Renée A. Rubino


(973) 258-1440


Ms. Renée Rubino has a great deal of experience in all facets of family law, including divorce litigation, custody and parenting time issues, post-judgment matters, including modification and enforcement of marital (property) settlement agreements, and complex business valuation matters.  In addition to her many years of trial experience, Ms. Rubino is a court-certified mediator and collaborative divorce practitioner.

Ms. Rubino has received the AV Preeminent® rating from the Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings, which is based on colleague and client reviews “recognizing lawyers for their strong legal ability and high ethical standards.” She is consistently selected as a “New Jersey Super Lawyer” and included on New Jersey Family Magazine’s list of “Best Lawyers for Families.” She has been recognized by NJBIZ as one of New Jersey’s Best 50 Women in Business, selected for the New Jersey Law Journal’s 40 Under 40 (2004 edition), and included in the October 2011 edition of NJ Monthly Magazine as one of “New Jersey’s Leading Women Entrepreneurs.” In 2022, Ms. Rubino was honored as an NJBIZ Leader in Law.

Ms. Rubino’s unique experience and expertise in the legal community garnered an appointment to the Law Firm Opening and Operations Committee of the New Jersey State Bar Association’s Task Force, in response to the pandemic in 2020.  She serves on the District XIII Ethics Committee and the Executive Board of the New Jersey Women Lawyers Association, currently serving as Vice President. She is a member of the Executive Women of New Jersey and the United Way’s Women’s Leadership Council. A former Adjunct Professor of Legal Research and Writing at Seton Hall Law School, Ms. Rubino has published many articles pertaining to family law and serves as a speaker for several organizations on family law issues, including the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE) and the National Association of Social Workers, New Jersey Chapter (NASW-NJ).  In 2022, Ms. Rubino earned an MBA from Centenary University, graduating with a 4.0 GPA.  Ms. Rubino is the firm’s partner in charge of marketing and business development

Renee A. Rubino

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Professional and Community Involvement

Executive Board, New Jersey Women Lawyers Association

Former Adjunct Professor of Legal Research and Writing, Seton Hall Law School

Board of Trustees, New Jersey Collaborative Law Group

Presenter/Trainer, New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE)

United Way, Women’s Leadership Council

New Jersey State Bar Association

Appointed by the New Jersey Supreme Court to serve on the District XIII Ethics Committee

Approved Speaker for the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), NJ Chapter

Executive Women of New Jersey, Programming Committee

International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP)

Former President, Board of Trustees, Dr. David Goldberg Child Care Center

Awards and Recognitions

Listed in New Jersey Super Lawyers (a Thompson Reuters business) in the Family Law practice area (2014 - present)

Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rated AV® Preeminent (a trademark of Internet Brands, Inc.) (2013 - present)

Named "Best Lawyers for Families" by NJFamily.com (2016 to present)

Recognized as one of the Best 50 Women in Business by NJBIZ (a publication of Journal Multimedia) (2011)

NJ Monthly Magazine, New Jersey’s Leading Woman Entrepreneurs (2011)

Contributing author, The Road to Independence: 101 Women’s Journeys to Starting Their Own Law Firms Way, American Bar Association publication (2011)

New Jersey Law Journal’s “40 under 40”, a publication of ALM Media Properties, LLC (2003)

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Publications and Speaking Engagements

Marital Settlement Agreements; The Key to Life After Divorce
Renée A. Rubino, Esq.
New Jersey Lawyer Magazine
Published: December 2012

The Road to Independence:
A Woman's Guide to Forming Her Own Law Firm

Renée A. Rubino, contributing author
Published by the American Bar Association

Divorce with Dignity
Renée A. Rubino, Esq.
Published: June 2010

Collaborative Practice: A Different Way to Divorce
Renée A. Rubino, Esq. and Sharon Beskin-Goodman, LCSW
New Jersey Focus, National Association of Social Workers (NASW) New Jersey Chapter Newsletter, Volume XVIII, Number 3
Published: December 2008

The Case for Mediation
Renée A. Rubino, Esq.
New Jersey Law Journal
Published: November 5, 2007

Two Day Interdisciplinary Collaborative Divorce Training. New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education

Advanced Mediation Seminar
March 4, 2014

2015 Women's Empowerment Leadership & Law Conference
March 7, 2015

Bar and Court Admissions

Ohio, 1995

New Jersey, 1996

New York, 2006

District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 1996

District Court, District of New Jersey, 1997

United States Supreme Court, 2019


Mary F. Spicer, Summit County (Ohio) Court of Common Pleas


MBA, Centenary University,  2022, 4.0 GPA

JD, University of Akron School of Law, 1994

BA, East Stroudsburg University, 1991, Summa Cum Laude