Rachel Alexander, Esq., Mediator, FOP, CFT

Divorce Attorney, Mediator, Certified Focusing Professional
Rachel Alexander,

Credentials: Diploma/Degree

Institution: Benjamin Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University

Certification: Juris Doctorate

Certification Year: 2000

Institution: The International Focusing Institute

Graduated: 2015

In practice since: 2000

As a professional divorce mediator and family law attorney in NJ, Rachel Alexander is a mediator first and attorney second. Before any of that, she is a person, of course, and one who has experienced divorce and its inherent losses and disruptions first hand.

She is passionate about supporting her clients through this critical, life changing event. Rachel studied social work at Columbia University in New York City prior to entering law school. This education provided her a deep appreciation for the family system and what developing children need in order to grow into high-functioning adults.

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Articles Rachel has Published
It’s Time for Another Paradigm Shift
It’s Time for Another Paradigm Shift

IT'S TIME FOR ANOTHER PARADIGM SHIFT September 18, 2018 Divorce, Well-BeingPosted By: Rachel Alexander, Esq. {5 minutes to read} We don't necessarily need victims in order to be heroes. In divorce, it's »

IT'S TIME FOR ANOTHER PARADIGM SHIFT September 18, 2018 Divorce, Well-BeingPosted By: Rachel Alexander, Esq. {5 minutes to read} We don't necessarily need victims in order to be heroes. In divorce, it's quite typical to feel victimized, even to be victimized, and yet there is still the opportunity to dig in to what and who you want to be. Try this analogy: Competitive swimmers reach the pool wall and..

Rachel Alexander, · September 23rd, 2018

Rachel Alexander, · September 23rd, 2018

The New Face of Zealous Advocacy: Teamwork
The New Face of Zealous Advocacy: Teamwork

September 5, 2018 Divorce, MediationPosted By: Rachel Alexander, Esq. {5:42 minutes to read} The new face of zealous advocacy could be teamwork. Teamwork! Background Recently, I served as counsel for a »

September 5, 2018 Divorce, MediationPosted By: Rachel Alexander, Esq. {5:42 minutes to read} The new face of zealous advocacy could be teamwork. Teamwork! Background Recently, I served as counsel for a party in an adversarial matter. In this particular case, the opposing counsel, mediator, forensic accountant — all of whom had been involved in the case from the onset — comprised an anomaly in the..

Rachel Alexander, · September 5th, 2018

Rachel Alexander, · September 5th, 2018

Does Your Attorney Fit Your Particular Genotype? Part
Does Your Attorney Fit Your Particular Genotype? Part I

{3:12 minutes to read} Lawyers are like organs. They come in all shapes and sizes and have a purpose. However, every organ isn't a match for every person's body system, blood type, and so forth. A perfectly »

{3:12 minutes to read} Lawyers are like organs. They come in all shapes and sizes and have a purpose. However, every organ isn't a match for every person's body system, blood type, and so forth. A perfectly good kidney can be rejected by the immune system of a perfectly good recipient. In the same way, it is not just that you want a competent, responsive attorney, but you also want one that fits your..

Rachel Alexander, · August 8th, 2018

Rachel Alexander, · August 8th, 2018

When it All Comes Down to the Blender:
When it All Comes Down to the Blender: The Value of Personal Property in Divorce

{6 minutes to read} Personal property, furnishings and personality are typically encompassed by the objects that reside in marital (and secondary) residences. Included in this group are furniture and tchotchkes, »

{6 minutes to read} Personal property, furnishings and personality are typically encompassed by the objects that reside in marital (and secondary) residences. Included in this group are furniture and tchotchkes, like that horrible thing from HomeGoods that seemed like such a good idea at the time, but now takes up half the dining room table. Property (as distinct from real property, which refers to..

Rachel Alexander, · July 27th, 2018

Rachel Alexander, · July 27th, 2018