The Law Office of Rajeh A. Saadeh, L.L.C., delivers sound legal counsel and aggressive representation in focused areas of the law. Our lawyers take great pride and care in guiding our clients through personal and life-changing matters, whether the case is amenable to settlement or headed for trial.
Located in Bridgewater, we practice and litigate matters throughout New Jersey, chiefly in the Middlesex metro area (Somerset County, Middlesex County, Hunterdon County, Morris County, Union County and Mercer County).
Read more about our eminently qualified legal team:
- Rajeh A. Saadeh
- Rachel L. Baxter
- Stilianos M. Cambilis
- Lindsay A. McKillop
- Cynthia L. Dubell
- Domenick Stampone
Divorce And Family Law
We devote a substantial portion of our litigation practice to matrimonial and family law. Our team can capably address all issues pertaining to divorce, including equitable distribution of property and debts, alimony, child custody and child support. This includes specific experience with complex and high net worth divorces, such as deferred compensation, prenuptial agreements, and valuation of businesses and professional practices. Our practice extends to all matters of family law, including paternity, domestic violence restraining orders, parent relocation, post-judgment modifications, enforcement actions and third-party custody or visitation.
Prior to private practice, Rajeh A. Saadeh served as a judicial law clerk to the Hon. Hany A. Mawla, who is now a judge of the appellate division and was the presiding judge of the family part in Somerset, Hunterdon and Warren counties. During his clerkship, Rajeh obtained considerable exposure as to how litigation is handled from the trial court’s perspective. This experience and knowledge enable Rajeh to serve his clients effectively throughout all stages of their matters.
Real Estate Law, Foreclosure Defense And Mortgage Solutions
Rajeh A. Saadeh regularly represents clients in commercial and residential real estate transactions, providing due diligence to consummate the deal and legal intervention if disputes arise. He also has wide experience in real estate litigation, from breach of contract lawsuits to condemnation proceedings.
Related to his real estate practice, Rajeh has a successful record defending against foreclosure actions in New Jersey courts. He also helps struggling homeowners negotiate solutions such as short sales, loan modifications or forbearance if they cannot make the mortgage payments or owe more than the property is worth.
A Diverse Background In Law And Litigation
Rajeh A. Saadeh brings additional experience litigating civil matters involving both law and equity; criminal cases; a range of municipal court matters such as traffic tickets, DUI/DWI charges, disorderly persons offenses and landlord-tenant matters; and appeals before state appellate courts. This breadth of experience enables him to provide comprehensive representation and advice to his clients when they need it most, from legal issues tangential to their family law or real estate cases to stand-alone matters that arise in their lives.
Rajeh A. Saadeh is licensed to practice law in New Jersey and New York and is authorized to litigate in U.S. District Court (federal court) for the District of New Jersey. Rajeh is additionally authorized to appear before the United States Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit.
Professional And Community Involvement
Contributing to the legal profession and giving back to the community are cornerstones of our law practice. At the Ivy League and renowned University of Pennsylvania Law School, Rajeh A. Saadeh was elected class officer by his peers and received the Outstanding Pro Bono Service Award in recognition of his work with the Homeless Advocacy Project. Also while in law school, Rajeh completed criminal law internships with the New Jersey Office of Public Defender and the Major Trials Unit of the Philadelphia Office of the District Attorney. At Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Rajeh A. Saadeh was an Edward J. Bloustein Distinguished Scholar, a member of the Rutgers College Honors Program and a frequenter on the Dean’s List.
Rajeh has been a member of the American Bar Association, New Jersey State Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, Somerset County Bar Association, Middlesex County Bar Association, Hunterdon County Bar Association, and Union County Bar Association. He served as a trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Association, is a past chair of its Young Lawyers Division, and has been a member of many committees and sections, including the Diversity Committee, Minorities in the Profession Section, Equity Jurisprudence Committee, Family Law Section, and Amicus Committee. Additionally, Rajeh served as president of the New Jersey Muslim Lawyers Association. These affiliations and memberships help Rajeh forge the bonds and relationships to empower him to provide the most effective and efficient representation to his clients.
Rajeh has also served as the attorney for the Board of Health in the township of Springfield in Union County, New Jersey, and as a member of the Springfield’s Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustment. He volunteered with Wafa House, a support center dedicated to educating and assisting victims of domestic violence, and as a member of the board of the New Jersey chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations and the Board of Advisors of the Center for Security, Race and Rights at Rutgers Law School.