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Catharine Marie Venzon

Catharine Marie Venzon

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family, Child Support

About Me

A Buffalo, NY Full Service Matrimonial & Family Law Firm


The Venzon Law Firm in Buffalo, New York assists its clients in divorce, separation, child custody and child support, maintenance, acquirable distribution and other family law issues by negotiation and if necessary litigation to reach your goals. Our firm strives to help clients reach favorable settlements that address both their current and future needs.


Experience Matters in Family Law Cases


We have been practicing family law for over 27 years. Our Buffalo, NY practice includes attorneys and staff who are experienced and compassionate. We treat each case uniquely and customize your divorce, separation and family law matters according to your needs. Our experience enables us to provide in a time of stress a firm that understands the dynamics of your situation so that you are comfortable and confident in our legal advice. In the event that an amicable resolution cannot be reached, we are confident in our litigation skills so that if your case goes to trial, you will be prepared.


Call the Venzon Law Firm in Buffalo for a consultation today for:



  • Divorce

  • Separation

  • Child custody

  • Child support

  • Visitation

  • Negotiation

  • Paternity

  • Protective order

  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs)



  • Annulment

  • Divorce maintenance

  • Prenuptial agreement

  • Postnuptial agreement

  • Debt division

  • Division of assets

  • Spousal support

  • Wills

  • House Closings


Our firm will discuss the issues that have caused you to seek legal advice, and we can prepare you both financially and emotionally for seeking a divorce. We will make sure that your case meets the residency requirements and that applicable case law and statutes are followed. Taking a proactive step is the best approach for a decision that will affect you and your family for the rest of your lives.


Our family law and divorce attorneys in Buffalo, NY will negotiate, not mediate your rights away, until an agreeable plan is in place for your future requirements. Our legal representation does not end when your divorce becomes final. We enforce all court orders, including custody agreements, protective orders and any other upcoming issues that relate to your family’s well-being. We have the competence and qualifications to complete Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDRO’s) necessary to receive any pension benefits agreed or ordered.


Our lawyers keep working for you after the ruling


After your divorce is final and your agreement is in place, you have our continuing legal support. We handle ongoing divorce and family law matters including:



  • Appeals

  • Modification

  • Enforcement

  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs)


Call the Venzon Law Firm


Our Buffalo divorce and family law firm will discuss the issues that have caused you to seek legal advice, and we can prepare you both financially and emotionally for seeking a divorce. We will make sure that your case meets the residency requirements and that applicable case law and statutes are followed. Taking a proactive step is the best approach for a decision that will affect you and your family for the rest of your lives.



  • Only $50 for most 30-minute consultations

  • Office hours 7:30am–5:00pm, Monday to Friday


For a basic inquiry about our services, contact Venzon Law Firm at no cost.


The Buffalo divorce lawyers at Venzon Law Firm will inform you of your rights and assist in your divorce, custody enforcement and family law issues. Our firm has been practicing in Western New York since 1984 and serves the Eighth Judicial District including Erie, Niagara, Genesee, Cattaraugus, Wyoming, Monroe, Chautauqua, Orleans, Allegany.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. Divorce & Separation: 34%
  2. Child Support: 33%
  3. Family: 33%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total

  • Michael J. Stachowski

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    Michael Stachowski Litigation Attorney
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    Kimberly Strand Family Attorney
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Contact Info

Venzon Law Firm PC

300 Delaware Ave
Buffalo, NY, 14202-1807

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
NYCurrently registered 198303/13/2015
DCInactive 198605/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2007 Women of DistinctionGirl Scouts of Buffalo & Erie County2007
2003 Outstanding Leader of the YearGirl Scouts USA2003

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Founder and Senior PartnerVenzon Law Firm1984 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Western New York Matrimonial Trial Lawyers AssociationPresident2003 - Present
Girl Scouts of Buffalo & Erie CountyLeader2000 - 2010
Girl Scouts of Western New YorkCommittee MemberN/A

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
New York State Bar Association publicationDivorce ≠ Deportation2012
Firm WebsiteCan someone suffering from dementia obtain a divorce?2009
Journal of Taxation and InvestmentsChild Support Standards Act: When to Cap and When to Deviate2009

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
State University of New York at BuffaloLawJuris Doctorate1982
Niagara UniversityEnglishB.A., summa cum laude, Bachelors of Arts1979