As founder of the Law Office of Leila J. Wons, P.C., I focus primarily on domestic relations matters, including divorce, child custody and support, paternity, modifications of prior and foreign judgments, contempts, same-sex family law matters, mediation, collaborative law and restraining order hearings.
In December 2010, I was fortunate enough to assist in the preparation of and sit second-chair at the oral argument of Smith v. McDonald, a paternity and removal case argued before the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court. Since then, I have continued to engage in appellate advocacy.
For additional information, please visit www.wonslegal.com.
Languages spoken: Spanish
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Merit Scholar||Northeastern University School of Law||2007|
|Merit Scholar||Northeastern University School of Law||2006|
|Merit Scholar||Northeastern University School of Law||2005|
|Of Counsel||The Divorce Collaborative, LLC||2013 - Present|
|Attorney||Law Office of Leila J. Wons, P.C.||2011 - Present|
|Attorney||Law Office of Julie A. Rougeau, P.C.||2010 - 2011|
|Attorney||Massachusetts Family Law Group, PC||2008 - 2010|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|American Academy for Certified Financial Litigators||Massachusetts Chapter Founding Member||2014 - Present|
|Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council||Member||2013 - Present|
|Worcester County Collaborative Law Practice Group||Co-Chair||2011 - Present|
|Massachusetts Bar Association||Member||2011 - Present|
|Women's Bar Association of Massachusetts||Member||2011 - Present|
|Worcester County Bar Association||Member||2008 - Present|
|Massachusetts LGBTQ Bar Association, Family Law Section||Member||2008 - Present|
|Smith v. McDonald SJC-10670||Judge acted within her discretion in granting father substantial parenting time consistent with the child's best interests. However, she exceeded her statutory authority in requiring that the Mother return to Massachusetts with the child.|
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|Northeastern University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2008|
|Wellesley College||French and Italian Studies||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2005|
|Women's Bar Association of MetroWest||The Collaborative Divorce Process||2013|