J. Patrick McShane III

Forkin, Mcshane, Manos & Rotz

750 Kings Highway
Cherry Hill, New Jersey 08034


Alimony, Asset Distribution, Child Custody, Child Support Modification, Divorce, Domestic Relations, Family, Guardianship, Marital Property, Spousal Support

J. Patrick McShane III is proud to provide residents of Cherry Hill and Southern New Jersey with sound advice regarding family law matters. He is Associate Managing Editor of the New Jersey Family Lawyer and has authored for that publication an article entitled, “Resolving the Apparent Inconsistency of Claffey and Larrison as to the Pension Death Benefits and Extending the Resolution Beyond PFRS Plans,” 31 N.J.F.L. 165 (June 2011). He also co-authored with Thomas S. Forkin “Retirement Plan Survivor Annuity Issues,” N.J.F.L. Volume 12, #6, September 1992.

Admission details

  • New Jersey and U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1978
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 1981
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1983
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1992


  • J.D., Rutgers University School of Law, Camden, 1978
  • B.A., cum laude, St. Joseph’s College, 1973

Associations and memberships

  • New Jersey State Bar Association
    • Member, executive committee, family law section, 2007–2008
  • American Bar Association
    • Member, family law section
750 Kings Highway
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034

P: 856-779-8500
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