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.
Ann Hetherwick (“Hether”) Cahill joined Sally & Fitch in 2008 after serving as a law... more
Ann Hetherwick (“Hether”) Cahill joined Sally & Fitch in 2008 after serving as a law clerk to the Honorable Joseph A. Trainor of the Massachusetts Appeals Court. She is a graduate of Skidmore College and Suffolk University Law School. While at Suffolk, Attorney Cahill was a member of the Suffolk Transnational Law Review, received the Best Brief Award in her Legal Practice Skills Course, serve... view profile
I concentrate my practice in Children's and Family Law, especially child abuse and... more
I concentrate my practice in Children's and Family Law, especially child abuse and neglect defense, DSS, DCF, 51As, care and protections, termination of parental rights, guardianships, students' rights, special education, school discipline, expulsion, foster care, guardianship, adoption. Consultant and staff trainer in child abuse and neglect reporting practices and liability prevention. Also d... view profile
I always remember that my job is to get you the results you want. I have... more
I always remember that my job is to get you the results you want. I have concentrated in representing clients in a wide variety of litigation matters for 40 years. I always try to avoid litigation if that is possible. It is nearly always better for my clients to resolve a dispute before it gets to court. I will negotiate or mediate a dispute when that makes sense for you. If not,I will consider... view profile
Since his admission to the Massachusetts Bar in 1982, MARC J. COOPER has practiced... more
Since his admission to the Massachusetts Bar in 1982, MARC J. COOPER has practiced extensively and exclusively in all areas of Family Law. His practice has focused on all related issues involved with the negotiation, mediation, arbitration and litigation of divorce and divorce related matters including but not limited to pre-marital agreements, paternity, support, property division, child custo... view profile
I am very pleased to work with a team of thoughtful, compassionate and skilled... more
I am very pleased to work with a team of thoughtful, compassionate and skilled professionals in a multi-disciplinary practice at Boston Law Collaborative, LLC. Our affiliates include a psychologist and a financial planner/tax expert. Our team includes mediators and arbitrators, and we now have a panel of employment mediators, arbtrators, and consultants. Our lawyers are all trained in Collabora... view profile
I have practiced for over 30 years only in the area of domestic relations.I handle... more
I have practiced for over 30 years only in the area of domestic relations.I handle diverse issues, including divorce and separation, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements, child custody and support, as well as actions for modification and contempt.I also deal with enforcement and modification of decrees entered in other states, reciprocal child custody, gay and lesbian divorce and complex ass... 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.
Family Law Attorneys in cities near West Somerville, MA