New Jersey Divorce Attorney Carrie S. Schultz, Esq.

Carrie S. Schultz practices exclusively in the area of divorce and family law. Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney, a special designation issued to only those attorneys who meet the state’s highest qualifications. She is licensed to practice law in New Jersey, New York, Florida, and the District of Columbia.

True to her alma mater, Carrie is a loyal Florida Gators fan — “Go Gators!” In addition, whenever given the opportunity, you will find Carrie enjoying her many years of Latin ballroom dancing lessons in salsa, cha-cha, hustle, and West Coast swing.


Areas of Practice

  • Divorce Law
  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Visitation and Parenting Time
  • Alimony
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Removal/Relocation of Parent and Children
  • Family Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • Child Abduction (United States and International)
  • Prenups and Mid-Marriage Agreements
  • Civil Unions/Domestic Partnerships
  • Post-Judgment Issues/Enforcement of Orders
  • Appeals


Certified Legal Specialties

Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney



Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2001
  • New Jersey, 2001
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 2001
  • District of Columbia, 2004
  • New York, 2004



  • J.D., University of Miami School of Law, Florida
  • B.A., University of Florida


Honors and Awards

  • New Jersey’s Top Young Lawyers, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013
  • Super Lawyer, Rising Star, According to New Jersey Monthly Magazine, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013
  • Top Lawyers in Bergen County for Family Law by (201) Magazine, 2011 and 2013
  • AVVO as an Excellent Attorney, 2011
  • AVVO Superb Attorney, 2012 – 2013
  • National Academy of Family Law Attorneys Top 10 Under 40, 2014


Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Member, Family Law Executive Committee
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Section, Co-ChairWoman, Young Lawyer’s Subcommittee, 2009 – 2010
  • New Jersey Association for Justice and the Bergen County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member
  • American Bar Association Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute Program
  • Family Law Associates
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