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Samuel S Godkin

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  1. move away order case

    Posted by eric, a Child Custody client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Samuel Godkin.
    • I hired Samuel 1-6 months ago.
    • Samuel handled my Child Custody matter.

    Sam handled a difficult move away order/custody case for us. He explained to us how he would handle it and what we could expect without making any promises. He got it done quickly and for less money than we expected, always answered emails and phone calls, and got the result we wanted. He was always extremely professional and courteous. I would highly recommend Sam Godkin.

  2. Highly Recommended

    Posted by a Divorce client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Samuel Godkin.
    • I hired Samuel 1-3 years ago.
    • Samuel handled my Divorce / Separation matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    Mr. Godkin has worked with me for the last year and a half during a hostile and difficult divorce. The service I have received from Mr. Godkin and his staff have been exceptional! I'm surprised by the one negative review, because every encounter I have had with Mr. Godkin, whether in person, on the phone, via email, or in court was highly professional. He was very concerned with my financial status, and often times counseled me on how to minimize my cost, and his fees. Both Mr. Godkin, and opposing council worked together professionally to resolve my case. He has patiently answered all of my questions, and discussed all of my options through the separation, divorce, and child custody issues. He has listened to my concerns, and has given me practical and useful advice every step of the way. I would recommend, (and have already) Mr. Godkin for all Family Law matters.

  3. I would not recommend Mr Godkin

    Posted by a Divorce client,
    Overall rating
     Fair
    Trustworthy
     Fair
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Fair
    • I do not recommend Samuel Godkin.
    • I hired Samuel 1-3 years ago.
    • Samuel handled my Divorce / Separation matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    Mr. Godkin was rude many times and never took the time to discuss my wants/needs/issues that needed to be dealt with during my divorce. He likes to "make friends" with the opposing lawyer which equals you to pay for all his "friendship" time. Mr. Godkin doesn't care about your money either. He kept saying...oh well it's only $$$$. Not a big deal. I lost lots of money because he really didn't care. Looking back, I should have stopped using him much sooner than I did.

  4. Knowledgeable, patient and trustworthy.

    Posted by Travis Likert,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Samuel Godkin.
    • I hired Samuel 6-12 months ago.

    I have hired Mr. Godkin on multiple occasions and have found his work to be fantastic. I recommend him to my clients, family and friends.

  5. A new outlook on the stigma of divorce attorneys.

    Posted by a Family client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Samuel Godkin.
    • I hired Samuel more than 3 years ago.
    • Samuel handled my Family matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    I was impressed and pleased with Mr. Godkin's efforts to effectively and cost efficiently settle my case. I take back everything I once said and felt about divorce attorneys. This guy is an exception.