Marc R. Brown


Wolkstein, Von Ellen & Brown LLC
959 South Springfield Avenue
2nd Floor
Springfield, NJ 07081
Phone: 973.376.1114 • Fax: 973.376.6665
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Marc is well known among and has been honored by the Bench and Bar not only for his staunch advocacy, but also for his ability to help clients understand the long-term benefits of working toward an amicable resolution of issues that may exist between themselves and their spouses or significant others.  This reputation has led to his frequent appointment by the court to serve as an arbitrator, mediator and guardian ad litem.  He also maintains an extensive private mediation practice. 

Marc has always been willing to assume positions of leadership, both personally and professionally, having served, among other things, as President of the Union County Bar Association, Trustee of the New Jersey State Bar Association, Chair of the Supreme Court (District XII) Ethics Committee, as well as President of the Cranford Rotary Club, Chairman of the Cranford Zoning Board of Adjustment, Attorney for the Cranford Planning Board and as a coach within the Cranford Police Athletic and Recreation Leagues.

Honors and Awards

New Jersey Super Lawyer: 2008-2011,2015,2016

Best Lawyer, 2015-2016

The Honorable William J. McCloud Award for outstanding contribution to the Superior Court of New Jersey, Family Part in Union County, 2008

Professional Affiliations

Member – New Jersey and American Bar Association

Member – New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators

Member – New Jersey Divorce Arbitrators Association

Former chair – Supreme Court District XII Ethics Committee

Panelist – Early Settlement Program, Matrimonial Division (Union County)

Lecturer – New Jersey Institute of Continuing Legal Education

Past President and Trustee – Union County Bar Association

Former Chair – Union County Bar Association, Family Law, Nominating Activities, and Judicial and Prosecutorial Appointment Committee

Trustee – New Jersey State Bar Association

Member – New Jersey State Bar Association Family Law Section Executive Committee

Master – Richard J. Hughes, American Inns of Court

Member – Union County Assignment Judge’s Family Law Committee