Divorce, family, and elder law attorney for three years. Experienced in motion practice, drafting all litigation documents, and preparing uncontested divorce packages. While in law school, I served as a Note and Comment Editor of the Catholic University Law Review and as a Research Assistant for a highly established professor specializing in crimes against women and children. I participated in two law clinics during her time in law school, both affording me the opportunity to litigate at D.C. Superior Court. I was a litigation paralegal prior to law school at a top law firm in New York City conducting extensive discovery review and preparing for trials and arbitration proceedings.
Member of the American Bar Association, the New York Bar Association, and the Matrimonial Law Committee, Family Law Committee, and Elder Law Committee at the Nassau County Bar Association. Serves as Court Evaluator on the Part 36 Panel for Article 81 Guardianships in both Nassau and Queens County Supreme Courts. Admitted to practice law in both New York and in New Jersey.
Licensed since 2011
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Kristen is a wonderfully talented, understanding, empathetic and hard working attorney. Kristen pays attentions to the needs and goals of her clients first and foremost and applies her vast knowledge to gain the most favorable outcome towards their best interests. Anyone seeking the professional expertise of an engaged and diligent lawyer in the areas of Family/Matrimonial Law or Guardianship need look no further.
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Note and Comment Editor||Catholic University Law Review||2010|
|Member||Catholic University Law Review||2009|
|Associate||Law Offices of Keith, Shapiro & Ford||2015 - Present|
|Associate||Law Offices of Seidner & Associates||2012 - 2015|
|Law Clerk||Seidner & Associates, PC||2011 - 2012|
|Law Clerk||HooverLaw, LLC||2010 - 2010|
|Litigation Paralegal||Dewey & LeBoeuf||2006 - 2008|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Nassau County Bar Association, Matrimonial Law Committee||Member||2013 - Present|
|Nassau County Bar Association, Family Law Committee||Member||2013 - Present|
|Nassau County Bar Association, Elder Law Section||Member||2013 - Present|
|New York State Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Collado v. Garcia||Successfully settled visitation and child support matters.|
|Arnold v. Arnold||Modified child support post-judgment|
|Bradley v. Bradley||Settled matrimonial matter|
|Catholic Univeristy of America||Law||J.D.||2011|
|Dartmouth College||Government, English||B.A.||2006|