The Family Division has eleven distinct areas of case load: Dissolution (FM) (Matrimonial), Non-Dissolution (FD) (custody, visitation, child support when dissolution of a marriage is not an issue); Domestic Violence (FV); Domestic Violence Violations (FO); Juvenile Delinquency (FJ); Family Crisis (FF); Child Placement Review (FC); Child Abuse & Neglect (FN); Termination of Parental Rights (FG); Kinship & Legal Guardianship (FL) and Adoption (FA). Each of these case types are further described below.
Hon. Deborah J. Venezia, PJFP – Presiding
Charles C. Hager, Esq. – Family Division Manager
Teresa Merritt – Assistant Family Division Manager - Matrimonial, Non-Dissolution & Domestic Violence
Candice Covington-Thomas, Esq. – Assistant Family Division Manager – Juvenile, Crisis & Children in Court