Location: Clifton, New Jersey
Telephone: 973-470-0800
Facsimile: 973-472-1909
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Anne L. Heldman joined the Kridel Law Group as an Associate in the litigation department and focuses on complex civil litigation. Her prior work experience includes extensive estate planning, administration, and litigation from her positions as Special Probate Clerk to the Hon. Donald W. De Leo at the Hudson County Surrogate’s Court and department liaison to the Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division, Probate Part, as well as internships with the City of Newark Law Department, Mayer Brown LLP, and the Law Offices of Stephen P. Gleit.

Ms. Heldman received her Juris Doctor from Rutgers School of Law – Newark and B.A. from Northwestern University.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey, 2013
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 2013


  • Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey School of Law – Newark, Newark, New Jersey
    • J.D. – 2011
    • Honors: National Women Lawyers Association Award
    • Honors: Eric R. Neisser Pro Bono Service Award
    • Law Review: Women’s Rights Law Reporter, Editor-in-Chief, 2009 – 2011
  • Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Dean’s List
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: Sociology

Published Works

  • Taxing Gender: The Deductibility of Gender-Specific Medical Expenses and Proposals for Reform , 32 Women’s Rts. L. Rep. 224, Winter/Spring, 2011

Honors and Awards

  • National Women Lawyers Association Award
  • Eric R. Neisser Pro Bono Service Award

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • New Jersey State Bar Association, Member, 2008 – Present
  • American Bar Association, Member, 2008 – Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Surrogate’s Court of Hudson County, Hon. Donald W. De Leo , Special Probate Clerk, 2011 – 2013
  • City of Newark Department of Law, Intern, 2010
  • Mayer Brown LLP, Intern, 2009
  • Law Offices of Stephen P. Gleit, Intern, 2007


  • English
  • Chinese
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Located in Manhattan and Clifton

With offices in Manhattan and in Clifton, New Jersey, and led by seasoned attorney James A. Kridel, Jr.,
our firm is made up of an illustrious team of professionals. Mr. Kridel himself holds an
advanced degree in tax law from New York University School of Law.

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