About Marquis D. Jones, Jr.

Judge Marquis D Jones JrA highly skilled family law attorney and legal professional with over 20 years legal and court experience, Marquis D. Jones, Jr. served as a Superior Court Judge in the Ocean County Family Court in the State of New Jersey.  During his tenure, Marquis presided over and rendered decisions in all areas of Family Law, including countless divorce, child custody matters, non-dissolution and juvenile cases.

He was also designated the lead Children in Court Judge in Family Court for child abuse and neglect matters. Marquis has mediated and settled significant matrimonial-related matters. While a member of the Superior Court Judiciary, Judge Jones also sat in the Civil Court division.

Returning to private practice in January 2015 as a divorce attorney, Marquis works out of the Mount Laurel office of Weinberger Law Group, the largest divorce and family law firm in New Jersey.

Family Law

Marquis’ areas of family law practice include:

Family and Matrimonial Law
Child Abuse and Neglect (actions by the Division of Child Protection and Permanency)
Divorce and Legal Separations
Domestic Violence Matters
Juvenile Matters
Dissolution of Domestic Partnerships
Child Custody
Visitation and Parenting Time
Child Support
Mediation
Alimony and Palimony
Division of Assets – Equitable Distribution
Pre and Post-Nuptial Agreements
Adoption and Kinship Legal Guardianships
Children’s Educational Needs
Emancipation
Modification of Custody
Modification of Child Support
Modification, Reduction or Termination of Alimony
Enforcement of Custody
Enforcement of Child Support
Enforcement of Alimony
Paternity
Grandparent’s Rights
Post Divorce Matters
Relocation out of the State of New Jersey with a child

Bar Admissions

New Jersey State Superior Court-1995
U.S. District Court of New Jersey, 1995
New York State Court, 1995
Connecticut State Court-1995
U.S. District Court of Connecticut-1995
Pennsylvania State Court-2003

Education

Rutgers School of Law, Newark, New Jersey, 1994
Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1991