Attorney Mark P. McAuliffe
Mark P. McAuliffe is in his 25th year as an attorney. He is Certified by the New Jersey Supreme Court as a Criminal Trial Attorney. He defends individuals and corporations charged with indictable crimes and lesser offenses ranging from Homicide to Harassment. He has handled thousands of traffic-related matters and offenses for the Citizens of New Jersey and New York.
Mark also specializes in Family Law, resolving disputes over grounds for Divorce, Custody, Alimony, Palimony, Child Support, Paternity, Adoption, Heath and Life Insurance and simple and complex disputes regarding the division of real and personal property. He has negotiated and drafted detailed Property Settlement Agreements between married and un-married couples, domestic partnerships and Pre-Nuptial Agreements. This includes arbitration and mediation of Family Law disputes. He also represents persons investigated by the Division of Youth and Family Services.
He is also skilled in the area of Probate Litigation and Estate Administration. He frequently counsels Administrators and Executors of Testate and Intestate Estates, and has litigated numerous disputes between Beneficiaries, Executors and Administrators. He has both compelled and produced estate accountings.
Mark is a graduate of Georgetown University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with dual majors in Finance and International Management. He earned a diploma in International Business from Nijenrode in the Netherlands. He attended Boston College Law School and graduated in 1991, after being awarded the Cremens Award for outstanding work in clinical programs.
Mark served as an Assistant Bergen County Prosecutor, with the Bergen County, Prosecutor’s Office.
He is a member of the Bergen County Bar Association, the New Jersey State Bar Association, and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is a Barrister in the Barry Croland Family Inn of Court. He is admitted to practice in New Jersey and New York.
Mark is also affiliated with the New Jersey Office of the Public Defender, where he represents indigent persons charged with serious crimes.
Mark is fluent in Spanish.