Joseph P. Cadicina concentrates his practice in the area of divorce, matrimonial, family law, domestic violence and related matters. He previously served as a judicial clerk to the Honorable Mark M. Russello, J.S.C., Family Division, Bergen County. 

Mr. Cadicina is admitted to practice law in New Jersey, New York and Washington, D.C. He received his undergraduate degree from Seton Hall University and attended Western Michigan University Cooley Law School where he obtained a Juris Doctorate Degree with Distinction. 

Mr. Cadicina was the 2021 President of the Morris County Bar Association and past president of the Morris County Bar Foundation. He is also a member of the Bergen County Bar Association.

Mr Cadicina is a member of the Family Law Executive Committees for the New Jersey State Bar Association and New Jersey Association for Justice. In addition, he is a Master of the Northern New Jersey Family Law Inns of Court. 

Mr. Cadicina is a Court Approved Economic Mediator for Family Law Cases and performs private divorce mediation and arbitrations for clients. 

Mr. Cadicina served on the Board of Directors for the Northern New Jersey American Heart Association where he was Chairman of the Board and was a Councilman in his community for nine years.

Admission Details

  • Admitted in 1997: New Jersey, New York, and District of Columbia

Law School Attended

  • Western Michigan University
    Class of 1996
    with distinction

University Attended

  • Seton Hall University
    Class of 1992
    Political Science

Associations & Memberships

  • Bergen County (Member, Family Law Section), 
  • Morris County (Officer and Member, Family Law Section) 
  • New Jersey State (Member, Family Law Section) Bar Associations 
  • Northern New Jersey Family Law Inns of Court Barrister
  • Association of Trial Lawyers of New Jersey (Member, Family Law Section)


  • Super Lawyers - Selected since 2006 to present Top 100 Lawyers for 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 & 2023 
  • Best Lawyers and 2023 Selected as Attorney of the Year
  • AV Rated for Martindale-Hubbell
  • Selected by NJ Family Magazine for NJ's Best Lawyer for Families
  • Morris / Essex Health & Life Magazine Best of Morris 
  • AVVO rated 10 



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