MONTCLAIR DIVORCE MEDIATION, by Nicholas De Metro, Esq., & Accredited Professional Mediator

Montclair Divorce Mediation, is a firm solely dedicated to helping N.J. couples during the divorce process by providing expert mediation skills and legal knowledge to help couples identify all issues & their resolution without costly court expenses.

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Firm Overview

Montclair Divorce Mediation, by Nicholas De Metro, Esq., APM, provides expert divorce mediation services to New Jersey couples who are contemplating how to divorce. We understand how stressful the N.J. divorce process is for you and to your family, especially the children. One of the main goals at Montclair Divorce Mediation is to make the divorce process much less traumatic for you and your family. To accomplish this we help couples engage in the divorce process by focusing the dialog, resolving disputes and providing solutions guided by a trained Accredited New Jersey divorce mediator that will ultimately result in a mutually satisfactory comprehensive agreement. Your settlement agreement will be fair and reasonable detailing the division of all financial assets, debts, alimony, child support, and co-parenting issues. Montclair Divorce Mediation is committed to helping you resolve all issues and get divorced without costing you a fortune.

Nick De Metro strongly encourages couples planning to divorce to utilize the divorce mediation process because it provides both spouses with more control over the terms and conditions of their divorce and their future; this is not possible with divorce litigation. Mr. De Metro takes a practical even-handed approach in discussions, guiding the couple toward issue resolution. Divorce mediation in New Jersey is also a far more affordable approach to divorce. Divorce litigation is a very expensive, adversarial process that is far more time-consuming and damaging than divorce mediation, particularly when children are involved.

Nick De Metro, is a highly skilled, empathic, solution-oriented New Jersey divorce mediator who provides a non-threatening forum for couples to discuss and negotiate the various aspects of their divorce. As a licensed New Jersey attorney, Mr. De Metro assists couples in the multitude of options available to them, and about the legalities involved with divorce. He is particularly adept at assisting couples develop creative solutions to the complex issues that arise during divorce negotiations. Mr. De Metro has a very high degree of success in achieving divorce settlements even when there is a reluctant angry spouse involved.

Mr. De Metro focuses on helping New Jersey couples develop long-term solutions that will curtail post-divorce litigation (i.e. limiting the necessity for modifications to the divorce agreement), which is costly and stressful to both parties.

Our location in the town of Montclair in Essex County provides easy access to all Northern New Jersey. Montclair is easily accessed from most major routes in New Jersey, including the New Jersey Turnpike (exit 16W to Route 3 West), the Garden State Parkway (exit 151, Watchung Ave. and exit 154, Rt. 46 West), Route 46, Route 3, Route 80, Route 280, and Route 23 (Pompton Turnpike). Montclair, NJ is served by NJ Transit trains and buses.
Main Office

Main Office
80 Park Street
Montclair  NJ  07042

Phone
  • (973) 747-6428
Fax
  • (551) 580-7551

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

Mr. De Metro offers an initial free meeting wherein he provides infomration on the mediation process and its benefits.

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

Mr. De Metro believes couples should have choices. In addition to offering options regarding the final written report, Mr. De Metro also offers options for payment. Couples may choose either paying based upon an hourly rate or a flat fee. There is no initial retainer required, couples may pay as they go after each session.

Hourly Rates

Hourly or Flat Fee is available. Accepting checks & major credit cards.

Office Information

Office Hours

Mondays, Wednesdays & Thursdays 12:00 - 7:00 P.M.

Divorce Mediation
Mr. De Metro is an Accredited Professional Mediator and New Jersey Licensed Attorney. He is dedicated to helping couples going through a divorce.
Clients have said, Mr. De Metro takes the time to explain the law and really listens to them about what is important to them, then he provides good solutions to the issues.

Another client liked that he offered a free initial consultation and then, during the mediation sessions, he offered choices with the goal that the couple reaches a fair and reasonable settlement.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Montclair Divorce Mediation is among the few divorce mediation services in New Jersey solely dedicated to the divorce mediation process.

The Montclair Divorce Mediation Approach
Nick De Metro strongly encourages couples planning to divorce to utilize the divorce mediation process because it provides both spouses with more control over the terms and conditions of their divorce and their future; this is not possible with divorce litigation. Mr. De Metro takes a practical even-handed approach in discussions, guiding the couple toward issue resolution. Divorce mediation in New Jersey is also a far more affordable approach to divorce. Divorce litigation is a very expensive, adversarial process that is far more time-consuming and damaging than divorce mediation, particularly when children are involved.

Mr. De Metro focuses on helping New Jersey couples develop long-term solutions that will curtail post-divorce litigation (i.e. limiting the necessity for modifications to the divorce agreement), which is costly and stressful to both parties.

Nicholas DeMetro

Nicholas De Metro (Nick), a highly skilled, empathic, solution-oriented New Jersey divorce mediator provides a non-threatening forum for couples to discuss and negotiate the various aspects of their divorce. As a licensed New Jersey attorney, Mr. De Metro assists couples in the multitude of options available to them, and about the legalities involved with divorce. He is particularly adept at assisting couples develop creative solutions to the complex issues that arise during divorce negotiations. Mr. De Metro has a very high degree of success in achieving divorce settlements even when there is a reluctant angry spouse involved.

Nick De Metro has been practicing law since 1991. Based upon his years of experience as a New Jersey divorce attorney, he has witnessed first-hand how emotionally and financially destructive the divorce litigation process can be on the entire family. He has dedicated himself to helping others through divorce mediation by limiting the emotional and economic pain which divorce causes. Therefore, Nick De Metro now devotes his entire practice to divorce mediation in Northern New Jersey.

Nick De Metro is a Director and the Accreditation Chairperson of the New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators. He is also a Founding Member of the national organization, the Academy of Professional Family Mediators.
Education
  • Rutgers School of Law
    JD , 1990

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