Kate W Haakonsen

Kate W Haakonsen

Divorce / Separation Lawyer
Glastonbury, CT




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About Me

I have practiced law since 1978 and joined Brown, Paindiris Scott in 1995. My principal areas of practice are Divorce and Family Law. In addition to representing clients in court, I alsopractice collaborative law and mediation and have over 200 hours of mediation training and over 70 hours of Collaborative Training. I also have significant experience in other civil litigation and real estate....

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Client Reviews

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Attorney Kate Haakonsen is the Best of the Best!

Posted by: Julie 28 days ago.

Attorney Kate Haakonsen is an extreme expert in all the legal areas of divorce. She is a master in the collaborative process, and Kate walked me...

Kate was a good legal partner

Posted by: Kim 6 months ago.

Although divorce is never easy, Kate helped to keep us both grounded during some of our more challenging meetings. I liked that we had 4-way meetings...
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Christian K. Lassen II
Christian Lassen

Philadelphia, PA

Over 4 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Superb lawyer.
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1978 License Status: Active for the state of Connecticut.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/23/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1995 – present

Brown, Paindiris & Scott, LLP


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1978 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Connecticut School of Law


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2014 Super Lawyer

Thompson Reuters


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2014- present Advanced Mediator

Academy of Professional Family Mediators

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Showing 2 of 3 publications

2014 A Practical Guide to Divorce in Connecticut

Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. ("MCLE")

2006 Drafting Complaints for the Dissolution of Civil Unions

The Connecticut Family Lawyer

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Family Law Panel Moderator

at Professionalism Symposium

2014 The Role of Advocacy in Collaborative Divorce

at CLE Program

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