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About Laurence H. Olive

Veteran New Jersey Divorce Attorneys Treat You with Compassion.

Empathetic family law attorney in Montclair assisting clients for more than 30 years.

Family law issues such as divorce, child custody and alimony are difficult and stressful for everyone involved. At Laurence H. Olive, Attorney at Law, we think it helps to have someone who really listens to your concerns. So when we founded our firm in 1978, we wanted to ensure our clients they would always have a lawyer who treated them with compassion and dignity.

We believe it’s our responsibility to help you through the hard times. We’re sympathetic to your problems, and we earnestly endeavor to go above and beyond what another New Jersey divorce attorney might be willing to do. But we also know that there are times when you have to be willing to fight. We do what we need to do to protect our clients, in our office and in the courtroom.

We go the extra mile for you

For more than 30 years, Montclair divorce attorney Larry Olive has been setting the standard of compassionate counsel in family law. At Laurence H. Olive, Attorney at Law, you reap the benefits of two experienced, well-rounded attorneys who complement each other:

  • Devotion to ethical behavior. Larry Olive helps his clients resolve their problems as quickly and amicably as possible. To this Montclair attorney, it is unethical to drag out a case just for billable hours.
  • Fierce litigation. Larry also thinks that you have to be ready to do battle when necessary. He and litigator Harry Zublasky defend clients in state, federal and municipal courts. Experienced in civil and jury trials, they won’t hesitate to take action on your behalf.
  • Large-scale projects. Montclair attorney Larry Olive is the former mayor of Montclair. His years of running the town, which honed his organizational and multitasking abilities, prepared him for taking on larger cases. His experience as mayor also connected him to the community where he’s forged lasting friendships.
  • Respect for time. Laurence H. Olive, Attorney at Law has Saturday morning hours by appointment. Our clients with full-time jobs during standard operating hours don’t have to leave work just to meet with us. They can come in on the weekend by appointment only.

Our areas of practice

Family law encompasses a wide range of areas. To best serve our clients, the attorneys of Laurence H. Olive, Attorney at Law focus on a few specific areas of divorce law:

  • Child custody and visitation
  • Child support
  • Spousal support and alimony
  • Property division
  • Prenuptial and postnuptial agreements

Child custody lawyers Larry Olive and Harry Zublasky take an amicable approach to family law whenever possible. They strive to keep meetings with clients as stress-free as they can be. But if you feel you must fight for your property or child support, Larry and Harry are relentless in their defense and protection of you.