Jennifer Silva joined Mavrides Law as an associate attorney in 2009 and brought to... more
Jennifer Silva joined Mavrides Law as an associate attorney in 2009 and brought to the firm experience supporting family law litigation. Her current practice focuses on divorce, paternity, child custody and support including the removal of children from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, modification, contempt, and appellate practice.She has represented clients in cases involving the valuation ... view profile
As an attorney, I represent people of all different backgrounds. I believe in a... more
As an attorney, I represent people of all different backgrounds. I believe in a common sense approach to solving legal issues, which includes staying connected with you, my client. I strive to maintain the skill, knowledge, and dedication necessary to serve clients successfully. In short, my law practice provides a different kind of legal experience.
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.
Paula, named a WOMAN OF DISTINCTION IN LAW AND PUBLIC SERVICE by the Massachusetts... more
Paula, named a WOMAN OF DISTINCTION IN LAW AND PUBLIC SERVICE by the Massachusetts Association of Women Lawyers, practices family law and can help families avoid crisis (mediation, negotiation, collaborative law, parenting coordination, prenuptials, postnuptials, etc) or resolve a crisis (divorce, post-divorce, co-parenting issues, custody, paternity, same sex partnerships/divorces, etc). She e... view profile
Family law includes laws of marriage, civil unions, same-sex relationships, domestic partnerships, divorce, separation, property settlements, alimony, spousal abuse, adoption, child abuse, child support, child custody and kidnapping. If you need help with a family-related legal issue, a family law attorney can advise in family disputes as well as represent you in lawsuits.