Amy Wechsler

Amy Wechsler

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Warren, NJ

Shimalla, Wechsler, Lepp & D'Onofrio, LLP
 | 101 Town Center Drive Suite 117, Warren, NJ 07059-0643
Phone: 908-753-3833
Fax: 908-753-4189
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2005 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1985
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (60%),
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (40%)


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Attorney Profile

            Amy Wechsler is a Certified Matrimonial Attorney, an accredited divorce and family mediator, a trained Collaborative Divorce attorney, and partner in Shimalla, Wechsler, Lepp & D’Onforio, L.L.P., in Warren, New Jersey, a firm devoted to family law, mediation and collaborative divorce.  She has practiced law since 1985, and has mediated privately and through court programs since 1995. A former chair of the District XIII Attorney Ethics Committee, she received the NJ Commission on Professionalism Professional Lawyer of the Year Award for Somerset County in 2005.  She currently serves on the NJ State Bar Association Family Law Executive Committee (Co-Chair, Children’s Rights Subcommittee), Immediate Past President of the Somerset County Bar Association, Treasurer of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts-New Jersey, a panelist on the Matrimonial Early Settlement Panels for Hunterdon and Somerset Counties, Trustee of the NJ Collaborative Law Group, and Chair of the NJ Collaborative Law Group Education Committee.


       Ms. Wechsler has lectured and authored articles on divorce and family law issues sponsored by the N.J. Institute for Continuing Legal Education (ICLE), the N.J.Association of Professional Mediators (NJAPM), the NJ Society of CPAs, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts-New Jersey (AFCC-NJ; the Association of Divorce Financial Planners (ADFP), and the Somerset County Bar Association (SCBA).  She is a member of the faculty of the ICLE Mediation Training Program and the ICLE Collaborative Law Training Program.


Before attending Rutgers School of Law - Newark, Ms. Wechsler earned a Masters Degree in Social Work from Rutgers University, and a B.S. in Child Development and Family Relations from the University of Connecticut.

Certificates and Credentials

About Amy Wechsler

Admitted: 1985, New Jersey

Professional Webpage:


  • Professional Lawyer of the Year, Somerset County, 2005 Recipient, Professional Lawyer of the Year-Somerset Co., 2005

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified Matrimonial Attorney, New Jersey Supreme Court, 1998 Accredited Professional Mediator, New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators, 1997

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Somerset County Bar Association, Member/Trustee/Mediator/Chair and Co-Chair of Family Law Committee, 1993 - Present New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators, Trustee, 1997 - 2001 Somerset County Court House, Custody Mediator, 1995 - Present Pilot Program for Economic Issues in Divorce Matters, Somerset County, Mediator, 1999 - Present New Jersey State Bar Association, Member, 1994 - Present New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Executive Committee, 2007 - 2008 Central Jersey Family Inn of Court, Steering Committee and Master, 1996 - 1999 Matrimonial Early Settlement Panel, Panelist, 1991 - Present District XIII Ethics Committee, Chair/Vice-Chair/Member, 1998 - 2001 Academy of Family and Conciliation Courts, Member, 2005 - Present
Office Location for Amy Wechsler

101 Town Center Drive Suite 117
Warren, NJ 07059-0643

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Last Updated: 9/11/2018

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