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I sought Attorney Branca’s legal expertise in November 2014, to finalize my case. After a year and half of battling in court, representing myself, and not making much headway, I called her to get some MUCH NEEDED help. Prior to contacting Attorney Branca, I consulted with two other attorneys but opted to retain Attorney Branca because of her superb attentiveness and sincerity as to where my case stood at that point, and the best plan of action to take to maximize my chances of winning. I wish I had known about her sooner! I could have saved myself so many headaches, stress, frustration, and time taken off work for a case that was dragging on. Once she took over the case, the Judges started taking my case more seriously. She did a PHENOMENAL job representing me in court, helping me win my case, to my satisfaction, all within 3 months of hiring her!
I HIGHLY recommend her. You will have peace of mind knowing that you have a legal expert on your side, who has YOUR best interests in mind. Don’t try to do it solo like I did.
I obtained Amanda E. Branca for my case roughly 3 months ago. During my case her knowledgeable professionalism helped my case go smoothly. She is very responsive, retains information well, very positive, and overall the best attorney that I have retained. I have already recommended her to people I know that need an attorney and I will continue to refer her.
Initially, the thought of hiring an attorney was overwhelming for me. As I searched and searched through reviews a few things stood out to me about Amanda. After speaking with her for a consultation I knew right away that she was the lawyer for me. Amanda was easy to talk to, honest and very knowledgeable. Throughout the course of working with her for my dissolution of marriage she was an absolute pleasure to work with. She was always professional, responsive and I could tell that she genuinely cared about my case and my best interest. She negotiated everything that I wanted and more! I appreciate how hard she worked on my case and I highly recommend her. I believe she is one of the best lawyers out there!
Amanda helped me through the most difficult period in my life - divorce and child custory. From the initial phone call she was personable, knowledgeable, and always a true professional. She is skilled in divorce among military families and also very friendly to servicemembers and veterans. She was always straight and direct with me - just the way I like it. Her advice was always spot on, skillfully guiding me through a challenging divorce and child custody Marriage Separation Agreement (MSA) that ended an over 20-year marriage, house, taxes, four kids' child support, military retirement, and many other assets. She advised me when to fight for myself and my kids and when to let go of things. This was no walk-in-the-park divorce. I was dealing with a very spiteful and bitter woman who had destroyed the marriage through severe misbehavior (I'll leave it at that) and then demanded everything. Amanda's help allowed me to complete the process and move on with my life with dignity. Amanda was part of the most dramatic transition of my life and I am extremely grateful for her services. She has my highest recommendation.
I had the pleasure of having Amanda Branca represent me for two years in a family support division contempt matter and despite the uncertainty by most in this field Amanda Branca competently and successfully represented me. I felt completely in sync with her. Amanda Branca is intuitive and passionate. Her ability to advocate for me in court, anticipating my concerns, and stating my exact thoughts to the court in a professional manner (eliminating the emotionally driven commentaries that I may have conveyed to her) were incredibly important to the success in this matter. Even though there were challenges working with the Department of Child Support Services Amanda used her resources and competence and I now receive regular support for my child and my child's father will serve jail time for his violations of the court's orders. I would not have been able to prosper in this contempt proceeding without her support and representation.
Going through a divorce an child custody battle isn't easy by any means but with Amanda's help I was able to quickly handle the legal part of it as smoothly and productive as possible. She is very knowledgeable about family law and provided me with excellent advice to protect myself and my son from things I would have otherwise not been aware of. When your children are involved its sometimes hard to think clearly through all the pain and fear of what the outcome will be but Amanda was very helpful and comforting throughout the case. She enabled me to see things from a more rational mindset which ultimately helped me make much more positive and healthy decisions concerning my child and the custody arrangements. I was thrilled with the courts final decision and our family is doing great! I would strongly recommend Amanda for handling your divorce or child custody case!!
I have to start off by saying how incredible Amanda is. I had to find a lawyer in a moment’s notice due to a TRO case I had to file against my ex-husband and a court date was set in matter of weeks. It wasn’t until a week before my hearing, and after speaking with many lawyers, Amanda was the one who got my attention as being a ‘go-getter’ and I knew she’d get this situation taken care of. From the moment we spoke on the phone she got to the bottom of it and handled everything – including dealing with my difficult ex-husband. Having her as the liaison for my ex and I helped for a stress-free experience.
In a matter of days she wrote up a new stipulation agreement for the safety of my loved ones and me and attended the hearing for the judge to sign the new order. The process could not have gone any smoother and I owe it all to Amanda. She’s very professional and at the same time is extremely understanding and patient. Not a moment did I feel that I couldn’t contact her at any time and I knew she wouldn’t hesitate to respond.
I highly recommend Amanda to anyone who is in need of a kick-ass lawyer.
Let me start by saying my original attorney was much more expensive and not nearly as creative or detailed as Amanda. The original MSA that was drawn up was so bad that my Ex-Wife and I had been fighting over it's interpretation for almost 3 years. It finally got to the point that we were forced to go back to court. I didn't know what I was going to do, I had limited resources and my children were being kept from me. Amanda was a referral from a friend and immediately took action. She drafted a well thought out argument to all the underlying issues and was able to have my case resolved in less than 6 months. She was incredibly responsive, very understanding of our budget and honestly went above and beyond what would normally be expected. I would highly recommend speaking with Amanda before hiring anyone else. I really can't say enough good thing about her. Not only did we have the agreement revised in a much more proficient way, I actually ended up with more custody, which is something I never thought was possible!
I LOVE Amanda! Prior to hiring her, I had anxiety about finding a lawyer and the long stressful process of going to court, but she quickly put me at ease and reassured me that we would win. I hired her for a case involving child visitation and a modification of an old MSA and I was blown away by her attention to detail and her knowledge of both psychology and law. She left no stone unturned and drew my attention to details that would prevent me from further conflict in the future. She was always available, she genuinely cares about her clients and she gives great advice. In short, she was so successful in reaching an agreement out of court that she spared me from having to appear before a judge and spend a lot of money unnecessarily. My case was open and closed in less than 6 months and now things are better than ever! My experience with her was not only positive, but her work and guidance changed the course of my life, so I will forever be grateful. She came highly recommended to me by a close friend and I continue to refer her to people I know going through a divorce, or who are trying to modify an old agreement. She is warm and down to earth with her clients, but assertive, confident and aggressive when representing you. That to me is a perfect balance and what I think makes her so great!
Amanda is an amazing attoutney. She was responsive to every question and concern I had throughout the duration of my domestic violence restraining order case, and was extremely knowledgeable and trustworthy which made me feel
really comfortable with giving her all the nitty gritty details when it came down to information that
related to my case. She was on top of all the paperwork required for my case and knew the ins and outs of everything I had questions for regarding my domestic violence case and never acted like I was a bother even when it felt like I had a million and one questions. She made me feel like I was the only case she was working on and that is amazing given how busy I know she was working on a bunch of other cases and multiple clients to help. She was very ethical which I respect because so many attourneys today seem to take any dirty route to win a case but Amanda took an ethical and honest approach which is so respectable to me and what I was looking for. Thank you so much Amanda!!