Cindy Wilson dedicates her practice exclusively to the areas of family and matrimonial law.  Cindy has experience representing a wide variety of clients from those of high net worth to those facing challenging financial situations.  She is experienced in all phases of litigation concerning divorce, custody, support, equitable distribution, and domestic violence.  Cindy practices with an emphasis toward peaceful resolution, recognizing that you don’t need to divide the family to divide the assets. 

Cindy is a member of the New Jersey Court Roster of Family Mediators, the New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators, and volunteers her time as an Intensive Settlement Panelist for the courts.  She also serves as a private mediator for couples who, with or without their attorneys, wish to move forward with their divorce in an expeditious manner.  Cindy is also trained and experienced as a Collaborative Family Law attorney and is a member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals as well as the New Jersey Collaborative Law Group, where she serves on its marketing committee.

Cindy received her B.A. from Rutgers University and her juris doctor from Seton Hall Law School.  Cindy worked as Director of Student Services at Seton Hall Law School where served on the NJ Supreme Court Committee on Women in the Courts.  While in law school, Cindy clerked for the NJ Office of the Attorney General in the Division of Youth and Family Services (currently Child Protection & Permanency).  After graduation, Cindy served as law clerk to the Chief Judge of the Family Division in Montgomery County, MD, where she taught about gun possession in domestic violence cases.  Before practicing law, Cindy was a special education teacher working with emotionally disturbed teenagers from inner city school districts.  The skills she developed in dealing with challenging youth still serves her today.  She easily recognizes points of conflict and quickly identifies creative solutions for her clients.

Cindy belongs to the Family Law sections of the New Jersey and Morris County Bar Associations.

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Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Matrimonial Law
  • Litigation
  • Mediation
  • Collaborative Family Law

Specialties and Certifications

  • Qualified Collaborative Family Law Attorney
  • Qualified Family Law Mediator

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 2000
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 2000
  • Maryland, 2000

Education

  • Seton Hall Law School, Juris Doctorate
  • Rutgers University, College of New Jersey, Bachelor of Arts

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Morris County Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • New Jersey Bar Association, Family Law Section
  • New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators
  • New Jersey Collaborative Law Group, Marketing Committee Member
  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
  • Volunteer Attorney, Partners for Women and Justice
  • Volunteer Attorney, The Waterfront Project

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Office of Cindy Ball Wilson, LLC
  • Seton Hall Law School
  • Paradiso, Taub, Sinay & Owel, PC
  • Honorable Louise G. Scrivener, Circuit Court of Montgomery County, MD
  • NJ Office of the Attorney General, Division of Youth & Family Services

Life Outside the Office

Cindy lives in Morris County with her husband and daughter.  In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family, serving as a Girl Scout Leader, playing softball, rooting for her favorite football team, and volunteering in her community