D. Ryan Nussey

Haddonfield, New Jersey

Phone: (856) 428-7000
Fax: (856) 428-7530
Email: Contact Me


38 North Haddon Avenue
Haddonfield, New Jersey 08033

Phone: (856) 428-7000
Fax: (856) 428-7530
Email: Contact Me


1500 Market Street,
12th Floor, East Tower
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19102

Phone: (215) 568-5155
Fax: (856) 428-7530
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13 West Avenue
Woodstown, NJ 08098-1108

Phone:(856) 428-7000
Fax:(856) 428-7530
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D. Ryan Nussey is a partner in the law firm of Klineburger & Nussey, with offices in Haddonfield and Woodstown, New Jersey and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He graduated from the University of Delaware with a degree in Political Science and Spanish, and attended the Widener University School of Law. During law school, Ryan worked in with the Juvenile Advocacy Program where his interest in family law was peaked.

Ryan focuses his practice primarily in the area of family law and has been Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Attorney. In his practice, he handles all aspects of divorce, custody, alimony, child support, pre-nuptial agreements, civil unions, and domestic violence. He is a barrister with the Thomas S. Forkin American Family Law Inn of Court, and is the past -president of the Salem County Bar Association. He was recently appointed as the Trustee for Salem County to the New Jersey State Bar Association at the New Jersey State Bar Association Annual Meeting on May 20, 2010.

Ryan is an active member of the various Bar Associations, including Camden County, Gloucester County, Salem County as well as with the New Jersey State Bar Association, and is on the Family Law Executive Committee of the New Jersey State Bar association. He has lectured in family law with ICLE and through the Court system with the Parent Education Program.

As the head of the Family Law Department at Klineburger & Nussey, Ryan focuses on working towards resolutions that fit the needs of the particular client, while always prepared to litigate if the case requires such an approach. In the unique world of Family Law, Ryan and his associates are well-versed in the prevailing law and always work towards a result that is in the client’s best interest.

In his free time, Ryan is an active runner and tri-athlete, who participates in many events per year.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 60% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania, 1999
  • New Jersey, 1999
  • U.S. District Court District of New Jersey, 1999
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 2002
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1999


  • Widener University School of Law, Wilmington, Delaware, 1999
    Honors: Certificate of Achievement-Advanced Torts
    Honors: Family Law Award
  • University of Delaware, Newark, DE, US
    Major: Political Science
    Minor: Spanish

Honors and Awards

  • Certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Matrimonial Attorney
  • Widener University School of Law Family Law Award, 1999
  • Political and Science Honor Society
  • Spanish Honor Society

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Trustee to the New Jersey State Bar Association, Salem County
  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Family Section to the New Jersey
  • State Bar Association
  • Thomas S. Forkin American Inns of Court
  • Past president Salem County Bar Association
  • District IV Ethics Committee
  • Speaker, Cherry Hill West Senior Health Program


  • Spanish

Our practice areas include:

Criminal Defense

Regardless of your felony or misdemeanor charges, you have rights that need to be fully protected. Our accomplished criminal defense lawyers have set legal precedent in DWI law and have extensive experience in all areas of criminal defense from traffic violations to murder cases.

Family Law

We handle family law proceedings involving divorce, child custody, child support, alimony, modifications/enforcements, and adoptions with compassion and sensitivity to your personal needs.

Civil Litigation

We are adept at resolving complex civil litigation cases involving business and contract disputes, serious personal injuries, wrongful death, defamation, real estate disputes, and legal malpractice.