Holly Friedland

Holly M. Friedland specializes in the areas of Matrimonial Law,  Mediation,  Collaborative Law, Adoptions, Domestic Violence, Appeals and Estate Planning. She has been in private practice since 1996.

Prior to entering private practice, Ms. Friedland served as law clerk to the Honorable Graham T. Ross, Presiding Family Court Judge of Somerset County. She attended Lehigh University, graduating with a B.A. in 1992. She also attended Western New England College, School of Law, graduating in 1995. Ms. Friedland is admitted to the New Jersey Bar, 1995; U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1995; New York Bar, 1996; and New York Court of Appeals, 1996. She was admitted to appear before the Supreme Court of the United States in 2007.

She is currently a member of the New Jersey State Bar Association, for which she has served on the Adoption Committee and Young Lawyers Committee of the Family Law Section; and Morris County Bar Association.  Ms. Friedland has served as a Trustee for the Morris County Bar Foundation since 2015 and also serves as an Early Settlement Panelist for Morris County.

She has been a member of the Board for the Battered Women’s Legal Advocacy Project since 2006,  providing free legal representation to victims of domestic violence in applications for restraining orders.

Ms. Friedland was added to the roster for the Superior Court of New Jersey to provide Mediation in Family Law Cases in 2005. She provides mediation services in Family Law disputes both in private situations and as a court appointed mediator.

Ms. Friedland is a member of the  Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, New Jersey Chapter.

In 2011, Ms. Friedland becames Certified by the Supreme Court of the State of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Law Attorney.

Ms. Friedland was named one of New Jerseys Super Lawyers every year since 2013 and was named one of the Top 50 Women Lawyers in New Jersey  in 2017 and 2018.  She has a “10 Superb” rating on Avvo.

Her work has been reported in the case of Miller v Miller 160 N.J. 408 (1999). She has also written articles for the New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators and County College of Morris.

To contact Ms. Friedland, please call our office at (973) 597-1700 or email her at hmf@shaugerfriedland.com.