Altman, Legband & Mayrides
  phone: 908-359-4011
 or 609.921.8070
  fax: 609.921.3265

*   37 Tamarack Circle Skillman NJ 08558   *   93 South Finley Avenue, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920   *

Donna P. Legband (Partner)

Donna P. Legband Esq.

Donna P. Legband is a partner in the firm and devotes her practice to matrimonial law litigation, mediation, arbitration and collaborative divorces. She has been practicing family law for over 25 years. Ms. Legband has experience in all aspects of family law, including divorce litigation, mediation, arbitration, visitation rights, custody and parenting issues, equitable distribution, domestic violence, pre-nuptial agreements, adoptions, name changes, alimony and child support.

Donna is a Past President of the Somerset County Bar Association. She has also served as Chair of the Somerset County Family Law Committee and Chair of the District XIII Ethics Committee. Donna currently serves as Secretary of the District XIII Ethics Committee. She has also served as Vice President of the Somerset County Bar Foundation. She has been named one of "The Best Lawyers in America" and a "Super Lawyer" in New Jersey Monthly for Dispute Resolution for several years. She is also a member of the New Jersey Collaborative Law Group, the Central Jersey Family Law Inns of Court and the Somerset County Family Law Committee. Donna received her undergraduate degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University and her Juris Doctorate degree from Stetson University College of Law.

Donna is an accredited member of the New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators and is a trained collaborative law attorney. She has mediated hundreds of family law matters, including divorce, custody, parenting time, alimony, child support and civil matters. Donna is a trained arbitrator as well.  As an accredited mediator and as a litigator, Donna believes many cases can benefit from mediation or the collaborative law process; however, Donna is also a skilled litigator for those matters which cannot be resolved through alternate dispute resolution.