The Law Offices of Federico Velez is a family-owned general law practice located in Newark, NJ. Since 1978, the firm has served the citizens and small business owners of Newark, NJ and greater Essex County. Our mission is simple — to deliver peace and justice to each and every client we serve. Our legal practice focuses on three areas, personal injury law, family law, and traffic law. Personal injury cases may include car accidents, medical malpractice, slip and fall, dog bites, libel and slander, and assault and battery. Family law cases may include divorce, child custody, child support, parental visitation, adoption, and spousal support. Traffic law cases may involve DUI (driving under the influence), speeding, red light and stop sign violations, improper lane usage, driving with a suspended or revoked license, and lesser offenses.