Joanna R. Adu

Joanna R. Adu

Lyons & Associates, P.C.
  • Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family Law
  • New Jersey
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Joanna graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Washington in 2006, and graduated with honors from the Seattle University School of Law in 2016. While in law school, Joanna served as a judicial clerk for The Honorable Theresa M. Pouley, the now-retired Chief Judge of the Tulalip Tribal Court. Joanna also published an article that analyzed how tribal domestic violence convictions could potentially be used in subsequent federal criminal proceedings.

Prior to joining Lyons & Associates, P.C., Joanna had the honor of working as an appellate law clerk for the Honorable Susan L. Reisner, P.J.A.D. In her clerkship, Joanna reviewed, analyzed, and recommended outcomes for appeals of various family matters including DCPP related abuse and neglect and/or termination of parental rights cases, child support, and domestic violence.

Joanna is admitted to practice in New Jersey. She is also a member of the American Bar Association, Asian Pacific Lawyers Association of New Jersey, and Garden State Bar Association.

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
Professional Experience
Law Clerk
Honorable Susan L. Reisner, P.J.A.D
Current
Attorney
Lyons & Associates, P.C.
- Current
Education
Seattle University School of Law
J.D. (2016)
University of Washington - Seattle
B.S. (2006) | Political Science
Professional Associations
State Bar of New Jersey # 183492017
Member
Current
American Bar Association
Member
Current
Asian Pacific Lawyers Association of New Jersey
Member
Current
Garden State Bar Association
Member
Current
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Contact & Map
Lyons & Associates, P.C.
76 East Main Street, 2nd Floor
Somerville, NJ 08876
USA
Telephone: (908) 575-9777
Morristown Office
161 Madison Ave
3rd Floor
Morristown, NJ 07960
USA
Telephone: (908) 575-9777