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Allison Ansell


Allison Ansell chairs the Matrimonial & Family Law Department, which consists of six matrimonial attorneys ranging from 2 to 35 years of experience.

Following law school, Allison served as the law clerk to the Honorable Alexander D. Lehrer while he was the presiding judge of the Family Part of Monmouth County.

She is a member of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers and the New Jersey State Bar Association, where she served on the Family Law Executive Committee. She is also a member of the Monmouth Bar Association and served as past co-chair of the Family Law Committee. She served as the president of Woman Lawyers in Monmouth County and as a member of the District Ethics Committee, Monmouth County.

In 2019, Allison received the Bernard H. Hoffman Family Lawyer of the Year Award. She has also been named a New Jersey Super Lawyer* since 2014.


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  • Massachusetts Bar, 1991
  • New Jersey Bar, 1991

Associations & Memberships

  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Fellow, 2004–present
  • Women Lawyers of Monmouth County, President, 2006
  • Monmouth County Bar Association and Co-Chair, Trustee
  • Family Law Committee of Monmouth County, Co-Chair
  • Early Settlement Panel, Monmouth County, Member, 1997–present
  • District Ethics Committee, Monmouth County, Member, 2001–2005


Ocean, NJ

Support Staff

Assistant: Kris Holl
Assistant: Kathy Rusin
Paralegal: Mary Tardi
Paralegal: Ashleigh Snyder

Practice Areas


Western New England College School of Law, J.D., 1990

The American University, B.A., Criminal Justice, 1987