I have represented hundreds of individuals facing marital turmoil, ranging from... more
I have represented hundreds of individuals facing marital turmoil, ranging from complex divorce litigation to the simple, uncontested divorces. I earned my Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Western Washington University with minors in History and Sociology. When away from work, I enjoy snowboarding, camping, fishing and whitewater rafting.
John C. Barrera the managing partner of the Barrera Legal Group and head of the firm'... more
John C. Barrera the managing partner of the Barrera Legal Group and head of the firm's Immigration and Criminal Defense practice. John's desire to practice Immigration Law was developed through his Hispanic upbringing being born to Colombian parents, being married to his wife from Colombia and by being raised in the multicultural neighborhood of Jackson Heights in Queens, New York. His everyday... view profile
When seeking a family law attorney, there are three important factors to consider:... more
When seeking a family law attorney, there are three important factors to consider: experience, knowledge and cost. My practice is exclusively family law. I am sensitive to the emotional nature of family law litigation and am willing to put in the extra effort necessary to achieve a successful result. I am determined to obtain the best outcome for my clients but not reluctant to discourage expe... view profile
By definition, Family Law matters affect the core and bedrock of client's lives.... more
By definition, Family Law matters affect the core and bedrock of client's lives. Understanding, empathy, support, and focused attention are key elements to the reformatting process of changing family dynamics. Beyond the legal requirements are individual circumstances and human needs. As legal counsel I address the whole person who seeks my help.
As a mother and a member of a close knit community I know how important stabililty... more
As a mother and a member of a close knit community I know how important stabililty is for healthy families. My practice is a small firm that specializes in cohesive family law solutions. My associates and I bring different strengths and legal expertise to our clients: debt resolution and criminal defense among our skills. We pride ourselves in our commitment to building a strong attorney-c... 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.