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Posted by PHIL, a Family client, Flag
Hi, I just want to right a note of praise for our lawyer Nicole as she helped our family in protecting our grandson in getting custody for my son , she not only had great knowledge of the law but made us feel like she was part of our family through this , thank you Nicole for your hard work you did for us. We are now contacting Nicole in help for our family again as the mother is stirring up matters that we know will be handled contacting Nicole.
Posted by VICTOR, a Family client, Flag
nicole chafetz was my lawyer for over 7 years during a very long, drawn out cps case involving drug addiction, military combat service and incarceration,among other things. she was outstanding in her defense of my case even while i was stationed overseas in iraq and back stateside. her respect towards clients and her focus on mens' rights makes her immensely qualified.
Posted by O, a Domestic Violence client, Flag
Nicole and her assistant Julie were incredibly helpful with my case. They informed me about what was going on with my case and exactly what my options were. She was quick about filing the proper paperwork i needed, and she helped me win back the right to see my daughter. She is a very polite and clear attorney. I am incredibly grateful to have her as my lawyer.
Posted by newfoundation73, a Child Custody client, Flag
Ms Chafetz showed professionalism throught my entire case. She was very clear in the path in which we took and was informative in all process of the ordeal from the very basics of documentation to the presentation in the courtroom. She is very through with verbage that need to be presented on paperwork and presents information to her clients that presents a sense of teamwork in the process. She was a major part of the process of getting things right in court. I would continue to seek out her services and would encourage other to seek out her services as well.
Posted by Olivia, a Family client, Flag
I have been involved in 2 dependency cases where my children were removed from my home. The first dependency was filed in 2006. I researched many lawyers before deciding to retain Nicole. She was very helpful in explaning how the system workes and figuring out my options. I decided to motion for a disposition hearing as to my childrens placement and the judge decided to return my children home to me. My kids were home much sooner than expected in your average dependency case. Then in 2010 I was faced with having to file two parenting plans and Nicole offered to help me with them free of charge. Nicole offered a great deal of information to me and she was always available to go over my case whenever I deemed necessicary. During the most confusing hopless time of my life I had a wonderful lawyer on my side.
Posted by Robert, a Child Custody client, Flag
Nicole was absolutely awesome in my case with CPS. She did everything professionally, and was on the ball everytime and did nothing but present the facts and truths of the case.
She was open to my input and research to help her, and didnt think i got in the way by helping sometimes. She is the best, and if you ever need an attorney, and need help in family law, NICOLE is the ONE you want, HANDS DOWN!
Posted by Jon, a Child Custody client, Flag
I was blessed to have Nicki work with me when my children were taking by the state. (not to my fault) She not only took my case, but became a crusader (along with me) for what was right and for what would be best for my children and for our future as a family.Now my case is coming to a close, my children are out of state foster care and are with my family where they should be. She helped me save them from the hellatiousness of foster care. I not only recommend this great lady as an attorney, but her support staff was there as well. As a businessman I appreciated all that they all did and they worked with me like a team to do what was and is in the best interest of my family.
Posted by a Child Custody client, Flag
I was a client of Nicoles.Mrs Chafetz failed to turn in responses to the courts, failed to contact withnesses,failed to file paperwork,and failed to contact me within 72 hours with feedback.
I would advise to definately do your research when dealing with something so serious as a child custody case.
Posted by Scott, a Family client, Flag
Miss Chafetz, or Nicki as she likes me to call her is not only the most outstanding attorney that I have ever know but is also a true friend. She is very sincere and caring no matter how she happens to be getting paid for the work she is doing. I am very proud to say that she is my attorney, and prouder still to call her friend! She keeps me up to date of all that is going on and has more honesty in her little finger than some people have in their whole body. She understands that you are in a place you don't want to be in and does everything humanly possible to help you get through it as fast and as painlessly as possible. She works hard and makes every effort to help you get through your individual circumstance! She has been forthcoming and, sometimes brutally honest to the point of making you angry with her for saying it out loud. If you want a great attorney and to win go with Nicole B. Chafetz and you will have the whole package!! Thank you so much Nicki if it weren't for you I probably wouldn't have my daughter right now!! I will never be able to repay your kindness and hard work for me in my case!!!
Posted by Jana, a Child Custody client, Flag
We absolutely would recommend this attorney to others, and have done so. We had been fighting for custody of my husbands child due to neglect and parental abduction to another state with another attorney for over a year when Nicole was recommended to us by another attorney and she took over the case due to the location of the filing. My husband was not only a foreigner to this country, but was fighting against a system that almost always favors the mother, and the court in the beginning gave the mother all the advantages possible, and allowed the case to be dragged alot longer than should it should have been.
Nikki did have us write up some of our paperwork, declarations etc at times, but this was done willingly in order to SAVE US MONEY, so she would not have to charge us time for her to do it, as the case was costing so much,and the mother had flat out stated she was going to break us financially. Nikki also allowed us to make payments to her when we could afford them. Not only did Nikki persevere and WIN the case and custody of my husbands son for him, she won with almost unprecedented limitations on the mother. Nikki is smart, logical and a real go getter and we were blessed to have found her. Not only do we consider her a great attorney, we consider her a friend.
Posted by Nina, a Family client, Flag
thank you for not only being my attorney but also being a friend. although we've only known each other throughout the course of my battle with C.P.S. it seems as if we've known each other much longer. I'm sure it's do to how friendly you were me and my wife. you always had alot of faith and hope in us, even when we didn't. you always called and kept me informed with all the details that had to do with my case. oh yeah, thank you again for buying us lunch because that meant alot to nina and i.i would recommend nicole anytime to anyone. she has helped my family a great deal. yes my daughter is back with us and C.P.S. is no longer apart of our lives. Nicole helped us fight a good fight. thank you for your many years of expeirence and knowledge.
Posted by a Child Custody client, Flag
Do not use this attorney.... She is not trustworthy what so ever!!! She will straight lie about filling paperwork, motions and getting hearing dismissed. It took her almost a year to get me a bill. She will make you type up your own motions and never file them. She'll have you meet her at a restaurant and make you pay for her meal. She'll take your money and 4 hours later say your money is gone and you owe her more. She talks a good game but will never deliver. The only things she is good at is meeting with you so she can run up your bill.