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Matthew Podolnick

Shareholder
mpodolnick@shermansilverstein.com
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Direct: 856.661.2074
Fax: 856.488.4744

East Gate Corporate Center
308 Harper Drive, Suite 200
Moorestown, New Jersey 08057

Matthew Podolnick is a shareholder of the Firm. He concentrates his practice in the areas of divorce and family law.

Mr. Podolnick offers his family law clients a blend of legal knowledge, business sense, compassion, and tenacity. Because of these notable skills, Mr. Podolnick can help clients through the emotional and financial burdens that come with family problems.

His family law experience is vast and covers all aspects of divorce and family law, including:

  • Pre-divorce advice and guidance, to help clients understand their rights and options.
  • Divorce and separation: asset protection, division of assets and liabilities, alimony, child support, custody, and visitation.
  • Post-divorce matters: adjusting alimony and child support payments due to changed circumstances; enforcing property settlement agreements and other court orders; changing parenting schedules; relocating/moving within or out of state.
  • Defending termination of parental rights.
  • Same Sex Marriage.
  • Domestic violence.
  • Guardianship and adoption.
  • Palimony.
  • Grandparents' rights.
  • Structuring, negotiating, and drafting pre-nuptial agreements and co-habitation agreements.

Although he concentrates his practice in family law and divorce litigation, Mr. Podolnick brings to the table unique skills drawn from his years as a seasoned commercial litigator, with particular expertise in commercial litigation. Before attending law school, Mr. Podolnick gained considerable business knowledge by working in the corporate offices of Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan. After law school, Mr. Podolnick served as Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable George L. Seltzer, Superior Court of New Jersey Law Division, Atlantic County.

Mr. Podolnick also assists people going through the dissolution of their marriage or dealing with the multiple issues that impact families, by offering private mediation services. He also serves as an arbitrator for the South Jersey Fee Arbitration Committee to address fee disputes between clients and their attorneys.

Due to this broad knowledge base, Mr. Podolnick brings added value to his clients in general and to his family law clients in particular.

Education

J.D., University of Detroit, 1993

B.S., Syracuse University School of Management, 1988

Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice New Jersey
Pennsylvania
Professional & Bar Association Memberships

New Jersey Bar Association
Family Law Section

Camden County Bar Association

Forkin Family Law Inn of Court - Barrister

Honors

South Jersey Magazine - 2012 Top Attorneys for Divorce Mediation

South Jersey Magazine - 2015 Best Family Law Attorney

Personal Interests

Mr. Podolnick enjoys cooking, skiing and working on his garden. He also enjoys spending his down time with his wife and children.