Experienced New Jersey Divorce, Family Law, and Special Education Attorney with Offices in Hackensack, NJ
Rosa Elfant Rickett, Esq., is a seasoned New Jersey family law attorney who has dedicated her life to assisting families facing challenges, ranging from special needs education to child custody battles and complex asset division during divorce. While serving on behalf of the Family Court in Manhattan during law school, Rosa developed an enduring passion for family law that has guided the trajectory of her career. After working for some of the most well-recognized law firms in New Jersey and honing her skills in family law and special education matters, Rosa ventured into private practice and founded The Elfant Rickett Law Firm, which concentrates entirely on her passions for children and families. Rosa’s experience in the realm of family law is unparalleled, as she has assisted clients with some of the most challenging cases, including international custody disputes, forensic accounting in property distribution, domestic violence, and high profile divorce. She has also become an advocate for the transgender population in divorce matters, serving on behalf of clients who experience gender identity dysphoria. Rosa’s approach is highly specialized, developing each client’s case strategy based on their unique circumstances, goals, and priorities. While Rosa has extensive experience with matrimonial mediation, she is also a ferocious litigator who will go to battle for her clients in court. As for her work on behalf of children with special needs, Rosa has become a respected legal resource on special education law in New Jersey, frequently featured on the series “Law Talk Today.” When your child needs a strong and knowledgable representative to ensure they have access to the education they deserve, Rosa stands in the gap and fights for their rights. Rosa’s philosophy permeates The Elfant Rickett Law Firm. Ultimately, it is our goal to serve as your guide and partner on the path to peace of mind.