After spending 20 years advocating for patients as a Registered Nurse, I became an... more
After spending 20 years advocating for patients as a Registered Nurse, I became an Attorney and now I advocate just as fiercely for my clients. I enjoy practicing law as a sole practitioner, it affords me the opportunity to give each client the attention they deserve without having to be accountable to a business oriented structure. I have varied interests that lead me to different are... view profile
I am married and have two children, a daughter who has studied art and a son who is... more
I am married and have two children, a daughter who has studied art and a son who is about to graduate from the University of Virginia with a degree in history. I have served on the School Committee in my hometown for the past 15 years. I enjoy reading and golf.
General practice attorneys perform a wide range of legal services but usually do not focus on a single area of the law. You will usually find a general practice lawyer in a small town, but big cities have them as well. You might consider a general practice lawyer as a “Jack of all Trades” who can give advice in many legal areas, represent you in common lawsuits and negotiations, and prepare everyday agreements and contracts. If you have a legal issue and aren't sure what type of lawyer should handle it, a general practice attorney is a good starting point. A general practice lawyer will refer you to an attorney who handles a specific practice area if necessary.