Jersey City Lawyer | West New York Immigration Law, Real Estate Law and Family Law

Jersey City Lawyer

Jersey City Lawyer

At Winograd and Schwartz, we know that the results we achieve have an existing impact on the lives of our clients. As a result, we strive to offer the highest quality legal representation with a personal touch. Our clients look for high caliber representation in matters of immigration and naturalization law, foreign and domestic adoption law, bankruptcy law , real estate law, family law, including divorce, estate planning, Wills, small business consulting, and municipal court matters, all in West New York, Jersey City and Hudson County areas. Regardless of the issues facing our clients, they receive all of our talents and our commitment to obtain the best possible outcome.

Your case is important. We take the time to explain your options so you can make the best decisions. We answer your inquiries promptly and keep you updated as to the status of your case. Every client’s situation is unique and we consider your current and future goals when deciding on a course of action. We maintain flexible scheduling, in case you cannot meet with us during normal business hours at our West New York office. Our attorneys and staff are fluent in English and Spanish, allowing us to serve clients from all walks of life. You will also find that, unlike the larger firms, we are willing to give you the time you need to discuss your legal issues, establishing a strong working relationship.

Our Jersey City Law Offices

Our attorneys and staff have the experience to help you achieve the right results. With-combined experience equaling over forty years in the legal profession, we know the importance of preparation and detail. We constantly seek to learn the law so our clients receive the benefit of creative and experienced lawyering.

At Winograd and Schwartz, we are widely recognized and respected by the legal community and our many satisfied clients.

If you seek representation for an immigration matter in West New York, Jersey City and Hudson County areas such as adoption, real estate, divorce issue, or one of the other legal services we provide, we encourage you to contact us. We are immensely proud of our accomplishments and invite you to learn more about our credentials. We also encourage you to learn more about adoption, real estate, immigration, bankruptcy and divorce. At Winograd and Schwartz, you will receive the best legal services available. We look forward to hearing from you.

Benefits to Clients

Jersey City Lawyer

  • Our mission is to help You realize Your dreams

  • Your Satisfaction is our Highest Priority

  • Read the testimonials from our Clients

  • You will obtain the highest level of Service provided by all of our staff

  • All of your questions and concerns will be answered in a language you are comfortable with, English or Spanish

  • Our Clients are our family and we treat you with compassion, respect and care

  • We stay knowledgeable and current in all aspects of the rapidly changing laws so that you don’t have to

  • You can trust that all of the “i’s” are dotted and the “t’s” are crossed as we pay attention to detail and accuracy in preparing Your case

  • All of your questions will be answered in an easy to understand way

  • We create solutions for Your problems

  • You will receive from Winograd and Schwartz
    technologically secure and advanced electronic web based system for direct communication between our clients and our staff, providing forms and documentation world-wide

  • Convenience

  • Easy accessibility throughout New Jersey and New York by bus ,car, ferry or light rail

  • Flexible hours, evenings and weekends

  • Credit Cards and payment plans accepted

Laraine E. Schwartz


Phone: (201) 770-9990

Laraine E. Schwartz is an experienced lawyer with many years of experience in the West New York, Jersey City and North Bergen area.

Areas of Practice

  • Adoption
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • Immigration Law
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Personal Injury Plaintiff
  • Real Estate Law
  • Small Business Consulting
  • Wills
  • Trained Divorce Mediator
  • Bankruptcy

Bar Admission

New York, 1980
New Jersey, 1983
Maine, 1990


University of California,
Hastings College of the Law,
San Francisco, California, 1979
Harpur College, S.U.N.Y.
Binghamton, New York, New York, USA,
1974 B.A.; Honors: Cum Laude

Professional Associations

American Immigration Lawyer’s Association
New Jersey State Bar Association
Co-Chair, GLBT Committee, 2003-2005
Gotham City Networking, Group Coordinator, GLBT

Lynne M. Winograd


In Memory of our Founding Partner, 1976-2012.


Bar Admission

New Jersey, 1976


Hofstra University
School of Law,
Hempstead, New York, 1976 J.D. Wheaton College,
Wheaton, MA, USA, 1973
B.A. Honors: Cum Laude