Bruce Evan Chase serves as 'of counsel' to the firm and brings a wealth of experience to the firm's family law practice area. He has extensive experience representing divorcing and separating spouses in a wide spectrum of cases.
Mr. Chase’s extensive trial experience serves as a necessary backdrop to his pursuit of fair and reasonable settlements. He has tried many contested divorce cases including those involving child custody, shared residential custody, the valuation and equitable distribution of businesses, alimony, child support and other family law related issues. His credentials allow him to serve as a Chairperson of an early settlement panel through which he voluntarily dedicates his time to review settlement proposals and to meet with litigants and their attorneys to resolve contested divorce cases. He also regularly appears as a panelist and as a presenter for the New Jersey State Bar’s Institute for Continuing Education.
Mr. Chase has authored many family law related articles for the Bergen Barrister, the official publication of the Bergen County Bar Association, for the New Jersey Family Lawyer, a publication of the New Jersey State Bar Association’s, Family Law Section and the American Academy of Matrimonial Attorneys-New Jersey Chapter.
Additionally, Mr. Chase has been honored to be selected as one of New Jersey’s “Super Lawyers” as published in New Jersey Monthly Magazine in 2007 and every year since then through 2020. He was also chosen as one of “Bergen’s Top Lawyers” in “201 Magazine”.
1978, New Jersey and U.S. District Court, District New Jersey
1983, U.S. Supreme Court
Law Schools Attended
George Washington University Law Center
Rutgers University School of Law, J.D., 1978
Undergraduate University Attended
American University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1975