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Vicki L Shemin

Vicki L Shemin

Practice areas:

Family, Divorce & Separation, Mediation

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Family: 34%
    23 years, 300 cases
  2. Mediation: 33%
    21 years, 200 cases
  3. Divorce & Separation: 33%
    23 years, 300 cases

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Contact Info

Boston Law Collaborative LLC

99 Summer Street · Suite 1600
Boston, MA, 02110-1254

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive198904/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Massachusetts Council on Family MediatorsCertified Family Mediator2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Family Law MediatorFlorida Certified Family Law Mediator2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2004
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2003
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2002
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2001
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2000
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1999

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
MCLC-MCFMMember2013 - Present
Massachusetts Association of Guardians ad LitemMembership Chair2012 - 2013
Massachusetts Counsel on Family MediationBoard of Directors2012 - Present
Greater Boston Collaborative Law Practice GroupCo-chair2011 - Present
Association Professional Family MediatorsFounding Member2010 - Present
Massachusetts Association of Guardians ad LitemFormer Board of Directors1996 - 2013
Massachusetts Collaborative Law CouncilMember1995 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
MCFM Family Mediation Quarterly"The Squid & The Whale: A Relevant Tale"2012
ABA Dispute Resolution MagazineCollaborative Divorce Handbook: Helping Families Without Going to Court, by Forrest S. Mosten, Book Notes reviewed by Vicki L. Shemin2011
MCFM Family Mediation Quarterly"Mediation to Stay Married"2010
A Practical Guide to Estate Planning in MassachusettsHealth Care Proxies & Durable Powers of Attorney (Chapter)2007
Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly"The Uniform Mediation Act: Upgrading Confidentiality in Mediation"2005
Real Property, Probate and Trust JournalSection 1041 and its Estate Planning Opportunities for Clients Contemplating Divorce1990
Tax Management Estates, Gifts and Trust JournalMenage A Trois in Antenuptial Agreements: Balancing the Interests of the Couple and the State1990
Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council (MCLC), Collaborative Law Journal"Collaborative Divorce in the Fast Lane: Negotiating an Agreement, Start to Finish in Ten Days" (co-author David Hoffman)N/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
University of MarylandClinical Social WorkMA - Masters1979
Johns Hopkins UniversityPhi Beta KappaBA - Bachelor of Arts1977

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
BLC's 10th AnniversaryExploring the Crossroads of Diversity and Psychological Issues in Negotiation2013
Museum of Fine Arts & Massachusetts School of Psychology - Hollywood Scriptures - Family MattersFirst Annual Hollywood Film Series2012