Tanya N. Helfand

Contact: 973.428.0800
Law Schools: Pace University
Union College
Jurisdictions: New Jersey
New York


Practice Areas
  • Bankruptcy
  • Criminal Law
  • Divorce
  • DUI & DWI
  • Family Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • Mastercard, Visa, Discover and American Express
  • Free Consultation
    • Free 1/2 Consultation
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
New York
Interdisciplinary Collaborative Law Training (New Jersey ICLE)
Certified Matrimonial Attorney (Supreme Court of New Jersey)
Certificate in Construction Management (New York University)
40 hour Mediation Training (New Jersey ICLE)
Additional 40 hr. Mediation training (Columbia University)
Professional Experience
Attorney - Owner,
Firm currently has three attorneys. Approximately 70% of our practice is family law. There are numerous instances of filed Domestic Violence cases which encompass the trial and prosecution or defense of the offenses within the Domestic Violence Act in Superior court and municipal court. Ms. Helfand supervises the defense of municipal court matters handled by her office in addition to those arising from Domestic Violence issues. The firm also handles bankruptcy, personal injury and municipal court matters. Tanya N. Helfand, Esq., specifically handles the complex financial divorces and bankrutpcy matters.
President, Big of New Jersey I, Inc. and Big of New Jersey III, Inc.
Owned and operated five retail stores concurrently selling sports memorabilia and collectibles, appearances with athletes in major malls including Willowbrook, Garden State Plaza, South Street Seaport, Woodbridge and Rockaway Townsquare Mall
Associate, Law Office of Herman Osofsky
Duties included preparation of pleadings; court appearances and meeting with clients; exclusively matrimonial law
Pace UniversityJ.D.
Union CollegeB.A. (1989)English
Professional Activities
Member Central Jersey Family Inn of Court
Panelist Morris County Early Settlement Panel
Mediator Court Appointed Mediator
Member NCJW
Details: Pro bono legal family work
Board of Directors Jewish Family Services - Central New Jersey
Board of Women's Philanthropy UJA
Board of Governors JVN
Guardian Morris County Surrogate's Office
Details: appointed attorney for incapacitated indviduals
Member Morris County Bar Association
Member Essex County Bar Association
Member Morris County Chamber of Commerce
Member Hanover Township Chamber of Commerce
Member National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Member New Jersey Business and Industry Association
Member New Jersey Turnaround Management Association
Prior member Rockaway Township Planning Board
Professional Associations
Member, New York State Bar
Member, New Jersey State Bar Association


Website: Tanya N. Helfand's Website Profile
Website: Helfand & Associates Website



New Jersey Office
575 Route 10 East
Suite #1
Whippany, NJ 07981
Telephone: 973.428.0800
Fax: 973.428.0830