Trusted Legal Advocacy Since 1936


Cathleen G. McDonough

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Practice Areas:

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Civil Unions
  • Custody & Timesharing
  • Mediation
  • Trial, Arbitration & Appeals


Cathleen. G. McDonough's practice has been exclusively devoted to Family Law for more than 25 years. Aspects of her practice include divorce, civil unions, custody and timesharing, mediation, trial, arbitration and appeals. Cathleen and her husband, Tom, are long-time residents of Summit.


  • Seton Hall University School of Law, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. - 1983
  • College of the Holy Cross
    • B.A. - 1978

Bar Admission

  • New Jersey, 1984


Past Positions

  • Newman, McDonough, Schofel and Giger, P.C., Roseland, New Jersey
  • Nagel,Rice&Mazie, Livingston, New Jersey
  • Bourne, Noll & Kenyon, Summit, New Jersey
  • Archer& Greiner, P.C. Haddonfield, New Jersey
  • Honorable David D. Furman, Superior Court of New Jersey, Appellate Division

Professional Associations

  • District VC Fee Arbitration Committee, appointed by the New Jersey Supreme Court, Prior Member and Chairperson
  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Prior member of the Family Law Executive Committee