Amanda Ribustello focuses her practice solely in the area of family law, specializing in high conflict cases involving child custody, relocation, child support, alimony, equitable distribution, business valuation and other complex legal and financial issues, domestic violence, Division of Child Protection and Permanency matters, minor name change actions, adoptions, prenuptial agreements, and non-dissolution matters. Prior to joining this firm, Ms. Ribustello was an associate attorney in the firm of Finnerty, Canda & Concannon from 2014 through 2019, where she worked side by side with John E. Finnerty, Esq. high conflict, complex matrimonial litigation.
Ms. Ribustello received her J.D. from Rutgers School of Law – Newark in 2013, where she graduated cum laude and was elected to the Order of the Coif. At graduation, she was presented with the Myron Harkavy Prize, awarded to the student showing the most promise as a trial attorney. At Rutgers-Newark, Ms. Ribustello was a member of the National Mock Trial Team, and represented Rutgers-Newark on the first time in the school’s history to qualify for and attend the National Trial Competition Finals in San Antonio, Texas, where she was awarded an American College of Trial Lawyers Medallion for Excellence in Trial Advocacy. Ms. Ribustello graduated cum laude from the University of Rhode Island in 2008, earning a B.S. in Textiles, Merchandising, and Design.