Amanda Paige Johnston Professional Background Amanda Paige Johnston graduated from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts in 2007 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Political Science and a minor in Criminal Justice. Ms. Johnston graduated in 2010 from Suffolk University School of Law with a juris doctorate. During law school, she was awarded a Jurisprudence Award in Criminal Law and Pro Bono Honors for her volunteer service during law school. She began her legal career as a Law Clerk in the Family Law Unit at the Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association. Ms. Johnston returned to New Jersey in the fall of 2010 and worked for a small matrimonial firm in Bergen County. Ms. Johnston joined Veres & Riordan, LLC as an Associate attorney in October of 2011, where she specializes in family law, divorce, domestic violence, and related matters. Ms. Johnston is admitted to practice in New Jersey, Massachusetts, and the United States District Court, District of New Jersey.