Lucille A. Bongiovanni
Aretsky Law Group, P.C.
19 Main Street
Hackensack, NJ 07601
Lucille A. Bongiovanni
Areas of Practice
Licensed to practice law in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania, Lucille A. Bongiovanni effectively represents her clients in several practice areas. Her focus is on divorce and family law, but she also helps clients with problems involving criminal defense, municipal law, and civil litigation.
Lucille Bongiovanni has a well-earned reputation for honesty and empathy. She understands that her clients are going through a difficult time and does all she can to make the process as stress free as possible.
A Highly Skilled Litigator
Lucille Bongiovanni is widely admired for her outstanding litigation skills, which she uses to her clients’ advantage.
New Jersey Divorce and Family Law Attorney
Ms. Bongiovanni provides skilled, compassionate representation in all areas of family law. She understands that her clients are under a great deal of stress and does what she can to relieve that anxiety by clearly explaining their options and always being available to answer their questions.
These are among the family law issues handled by Ms. Bongiovanni:
- Child Custody;
- Child Support;
- Distrubution of Marital Property; and
- Domestic Violence.
Municipal Court Attorney
Lucille Bongiovanni defends clients charged with crimes and traffic offenses heard in the municipal courts. These are some of those offenses:
Educational and Professional Background
Lucille Bongiovanni earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from New York University in 2005. She went on to attend Rutgers School of Law in Camden, New Jersey, earning her Juris Doctorate in 2010.
Ms. Bongiovanni is admitted to practice law in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania. She also practices in the United States District Courts for the District of New Jersey and the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Rutgers School of Law
National Lawyers Guild
While at the Rutgers School of Law, Lucille was Chair of the Outreach/Community Empowerment for the Rutgers Camden Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild (NLG). As chairman she played an important role in the establishment of the NLG Prison Project. The aim of this program is to help inmates at the Federal Detention Center in Philadelphia gain the skills they need to successfully re-enter society.
Marshall Brennan Fellow
Lucille was also a Marshall Brennan Fellow. The Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Project was created to allow talented law students to teach constitutional law and juvenile justice to high-school students in the nation’s public schools.
Rutgers School of Law Pro Bono Award
Lucille was a member of the law school’s Juvenile Justice Clinic. Because of her work representing juvenile offenders in Superior Court and her other endeavors, Lucille was honored with a Rutgers School of Law Pro Bono Award.
Before entering her Of Counsel relationship with Aretsky Law Group, P.C., Ms. Bongiovanni worked for litigation firms in Atlantic County and Camden County.
She began her Of Counsel relationship with the Aretsky Law Group, P.C., in 2015.
Memberships and Recognitions
New Jersey Bar Association (2010–Present)
Pennsylvania Bar Association (2010–Present)
Marshall Brennan Fellow (2010)
Rutgers School of Law Pro Bono Award (2010)