Evelyn F. Nissirios is a Partner with Meyerson, Fox & Conte. Evelyn devotes 100% of her practice to divorce and family law. She provides representation on all levels, handling complex divorce litigation involving custody and parenting time issues, significant financial issues, equitable distribution of assets, alimony and child support, valuation of businesses, drafting and negotiating prenuptial agreements, and representing clients in domestic violence trials. She is regarded by her peers as a highly skilled matrimonial attorney, who finds practical solutions to challenging situations. Known for her zealous advocacy, Evelyn is frequently appointed by the Court to serve as Guardian ad litem to represent the best interests of minor children in contested custody matters and has served as Court-appointed counsel representing indigent parents in contested adoptions. Fluent in Greek, Evelyn is also a leading practitioner for the Northern New Jersey Greek community.
Evelyn was named as a Top 10 Attorney Under 40 in New Jersey in 2019 and 2020. She has been selected as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers in New Jersey Monthly for 2018, 2019 and 2020. She has also been selected as Top Attorney in Bergen County by (201) Magazine for Custody in 2018 and 2019. Evelyn has also been featured in Bergen Mama Magazine and The Saddle River Magazine.
Evelyn’s educational background includes a Juris Doctor degree from Western Michigan University-Cooley Law School in Michigan, and an undergraduate degree with a dual major in Economics and Philosophy from Rutgers University in New Jersey. Upon graduating law school, she served as a legal clerk at the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office Judiciary and Prosecutors Section. There she worked with the Deputy Attorney General and Section Chief providing legal representation to the judiciary and county prosecutors in Federal and State trial court and administrative litigation, handling matters including employment litigation and civil rights claims. Prior to joining the firm, Evelyn focused on complex civil litigation and tax related matters at a litigation practice in Passaic County.
Evelyn is admitted to the Bar of the State of New Jersey, and the U.S. District Court for the State of New Jersey. Evelyn is a member of the Bergen County Bar Association, Women Lawyers of Bergen County, the New Jersey State Bar Association and the American Bar Association.
For any questions or to schedule a free consultation, you can contact Evelyn directly at ENissirios@mfmclaw.com.