My passion to help people less fortunate than myself initially led me to law school.... more
My passion to help people less fortunate than myself initially led me to law school. Upon graduating from Penn, I went to work for the Legal Aid Society in Brooklyn, New York in the Criminal Defense Division. I worked there for a number of years, until my husband's job required us to move. I continued to work as a public defender for many years, in many states, and helped an innumerable numb... view profile
I specialize in Collaborative Divorce--a process that encourages the best in people... more
I specialize in Collaborative Divorce--a process that encourages the best in people who are experiencing one of the worst events in their lives. I focus on the long term welfare of my clients as I assist them in obtaining the healthiest divorce possible. I understand how to reduce, not inflame, the conflict that is part of divorce. I facilitate settlement and productive post-divorce relationships.
I believe every client deserves a zealous advocatewho cares about their case and... more
I believe every client deserves a zealous advocatewho cares about their case and keeps their clients informed.All cases should be approachedin the client's best interests, and no clientshould be treated simply like a bank account. Myprimary legal practice focuses on criminal defense, immigration law, and a wide variety of civil litigation matters. The types of cases that composemy civil ... view profile
I grew up in a two-family home and I can appreciate the turmoil and upheaval that... more
I grew up in a two-family home and I can appreciate the turmoil and upheaval that divorce can cause to a family. I rely on this experience when helping clients confronted with difficult and emotional matrimonial conflicts. I pride myself on my ability to guide clients through each stage of a divorce; providing one-on-one attention and quality personal service.
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.
Divorce / Separation Lawyers in cities near Waltham, MA