Attorney Profile

Ms. Keith is the founding member of Keith Law Firm, LLC. Since starting her legal career, she has devoted her practice exclusively to divorce and family law, successfully representing clients in the Superior and Appellate Courts as well as outside of Court.  After her clerkship with Hon. Lisa F. Chrystal, Presiding Family Judge of Union County Superior Court, she spent several years at a very reputable boutique matrimonial law firm.

Ms. Keith received her Juris Doctorate from Seton Hall University School of Law where she served on the Seton Hall Circuit Review Journal and won multiple awards in appellate advocacy.  Ms. Keith represented at-need clients in the Family Law Clinic at Seton Hall University’s Center for Social Justice. An accomplished musician, Ms. Keith founded the Arts Law Society and served two years as President. Ms. Keith is trained in mediation and conciliation skills and has completed training in Divorce Mediation. As part of her commitment to offering her clients alternatives to litigation, Ms. Keith is a Collaboratively trained attorney. She is a member of the New Jersey Collaborative Law Group, the New Jersey Center for Collaborative Divorce and Mediation, and the International Academy of Collaborative Law Practitioners.  Ms. Keith enjoys advocating for her clients, performing music, and mentoring young attorneys.

Bar Admissions

New Jersey
New York
U.S. District Court of New Jersey

Education

J.D., Seton Hall University School of Law
B.A., Oberlin College

Publications

Publications

Justice Robert L. Clifford — In Memoriam, New Jersey Family Lawyer, Vol. 35, No. 4 (June 2015).
Editorial: Alimony Guidelines – If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It, with Cary B. Cheifetz, Esq., New Jersey Family Lawyer, Vol. 33, No. 1 (June 2012).
Custody and Religion: Are Church and State Separate in New Jersey Family Court?, New Jersey Lawyer (August 2009)
United States v. Rapanos: Is “Waters of the United States” Necessary for Clean Water Act Jurisdiction?, 3 Seton Hall Cir. Rev. 565 (2007).

Professional Associations and Memberships

Union County Bar Association
Trustee 2014-present
Young Lawyer Trustee, 2010-2012
New Jersey State Bar Association
Family Law Section
Solo and Small Business Section
New Jersey Family Lawyer (publication of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Family Law Division)
Associate Editor
New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators
Private Divorce and Family Law Mediator
New Jersey Collaborative Law Group
Collaborative Attorney
New Jersey Center for Collaborative Divorce and Mediation
Collaborative Attorney
International Academy of Collaborative Practitioners
Member
American Bar Association
Solo and Small Business Section
Family Law Section
Barry Croland Family Inns of Court
Richard J. Hughes Civil Inns of Court

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