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Posted by Randy, a Child Custody client, Flag
Ms. McKinnish handled my child custody case. I had had a bad experience with a local attorney and Ms. McKinnish came in and cleaned up my last attorney's mess. I ended up with custody of my boys because of Ms. McKinnish. She was kind and personable with me and my family but was a bulldog when we went to Court. Ms. McKinnish was great about explaining things to me in a way I could understand. I only wish she had been my first attorney and not my last so that I wouldnt have missed so much time with my boys.
Posted by a Divorce client, Flag
This is probably the worst atty that I have ever encountered. I did all of the work for my divorce and called her to tell her what my ex and I had agreed upon and a wk later I would get a bill charging me for the work I had done. She did not return any phone calls. She never did what she promised to do. I was without child support for over a year and my children and I had it very rough. On mediation day she was over an hr late and my case started without me having any representation. When she did get there all she was concerned about was flirting with the other atty. She continued to talk to me about other clients cases and talked to the mediator in front of me about other people's cases. During the yr that she was my atty she had 3 different paralegals. I spoke with one of them after she left the firm and she said that she couldn't handle it anymore because Jennifer never did anything she had promised her clients and they would call or show up mad. The day of my divorce she showed up to court 32 mins late and laughed when she got there saying she was at the gym. She is romantically involved with her partner and her head is there. It's definitely not into her work. Please do not use her as an atty. She is absolutely horrible.
Posted by a Family client, Flag
I USED JENNIFER IN A CHILD CUSTODY CASE. I COULD HAVE DONE BETTER BY MYSELF. SHE PROMISED ALL THIS STUFF AT THE BEGINNING THAT SHE WAS GOING TO DO AN DONE NOTHING .JUST SOME THE THINGS DONE;MY EX CALLS DHS ON ME I CALL MY LAWYER I NEVER GET RESPONSE BACK A DAY OR TWO LATER OF NONE STOP CALLING I GO TO THE OFFICE WHERE SHE COMES OUT AN SAYS IT S NO BIG DEAL THE OTHER LAWYER ALWAYS DOES THAT.THE DAY OF MEDIATION SHE PLAYS ON HER PHONE TALKING TO MEDIATOR ABOUT SOMEONE ELSES CASE THAT SUPPOSE TO BE CONFIDENTIAL . I MAY NOT KNOWN WHO SHE WAS REFERRING TO BUT WHAT IF I DID. SHE NEVER RETURNS CALLS IT SEEMED EVERY TIME YOU CALLED OFFICE THERE WAS NEW PARALEGAL BECAUSE THE OTHERS NO LONG THERE.SHE WAS BUDDY BUDDY WITH MY EXS LAWYER SO THEY WONTED TO HURRY GET EVERYTHING DONE SO EX HE WANTED GRANDPARENT RIGHTS SHE TELLS ME WELL ATLEAST HE WONT BE THE ONE THAT HAS THEM AN IF I DIDNT AGREE TO THIS IF I WENT INFRONT OF A JUDGE THE JUDGE WOULD GRANT HIM 50/50 CUSTODY , PLEASE ANYONE WHO THINKS ABOUT USING HER THINK TWICE.I WISH I WOULD HAVE KNOWN THIS BEFORE NOW I READ THE REVIEWS BEFORE I USE ANYONE .