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Catherine Canade

Mediation Attorney at Brooklyn, NY

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also known as Canadé Law & Mediation, P.C.

  • State Years
    New York - NY 32 years
    Connecticut - CT 32 years
  • Licensed for 32 years
    State NY
    Acquired 1991
    Currently Registered No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 32 years
    State CT
    Acquired 1990
    Retired No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Catherine

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Practice areas
  1. Mediation
    including divorce, parenting and marital (mediation to stay married)

    14 years

  2. Divorce and separation
    Collaborative law, including divorce and parenting

    14 years

  3. Uncontested divorce

    14 years

  4. Family
    Parenting plans, pre nuptial and post nuptial agreements

    14 years

Canadé Law and Mediation, PC. serves clients in Manhattan, Downtown Brooklyn and Nassau and Suffolk counties of Long Island. Catherine’s practice is dedicated exclusively to non-litigious solutions for families in transition. Through divorce and family mediation, the collaborative process, or negotiated settlement – where the clients shape and determine the results – Catherine assists her clients in achieving resolutions that are workable, affordable and durable, through processes that are far more efficient and cost effective in resolving conflict than working through the court system.

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Canadé Law & Mediation P.C.
44 Court St
Suite 1217
Brooklyn, NY, 11201
51020 Main Road
Southold, NY, 11971
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  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 7.2 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Principal
  • Law and Mediation Practice of Catherine Canade
  • 2012 - Present
  • Mediator and Mentor
  • New York Peace Institute
  • 2010 - 2017


  • American University, Washington College of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor, cum laude
  • 1990
  • Vassar College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts, English, with high honors
  • 1987


  • Long Island Collaborative Divorce Professionals
  • Founding Member
  • 2018 - Present
  • National Association of Divorce Professionals
  • Former Assistant Director
  • 2018 - Present
  • LGBTQI Family Professionals
  • Secretary
  • 2017 - Present
  • New York Association of Collaborative Professionals
  • Board Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • New York State Council of Divorce Mediation
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York
  • Co-Chair Mentorship, Former Pres, Vice Pres, Chair Nominations
  • 2010 - Present
  • Staten Island Collaborative Law Group
  • Former Member
  • 2018 - 2020
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Speaking Engagements

  • Israeli Divorce Conference
  • Bringing the Child's Voice into Mediation
  • 2021
  • Nassau County Bar Association
  • LGBTQ Issues in Collaborative Divorce
  • 2020
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Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (6)
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Divorce and separation Attorney | Aug 27
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Catherine whole heartedly. She has an abundance of experience and is a dedicated divorce attorney that specializes in Mediation and Collaborative Divorces. She is dedicated to her clients and finding a holistic way of helping them through a very difficult time. She has particular expertise in working with the LGBTQ community. She has been a fantastic colleague for thinking out a problematic situation and adding her skill to a thoughtful discussion. She brings a unique understanding and approach to her clients and to divorce."
Family Attorney | Aug 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. Catherine is a tenacious lawyer, with the utmost integrity and level of compassion for all of her clients. If you are seeking an attorney with a collaborative approach, or seeking mediation, look no further. Catherine is truly a one of a kind lawyer."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Aug 16
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I have had the privilege of working with Catherine Canade on certain divorce matters and have always found her to be knowledgeable, responsive, professional and compassionate. She is that attorney who goes the extra mile to ensure that her clients are fully informed throughout the process, while safeguarding them legally. She also provides resources to ensure each client is protected financially and emotionally. She is flexible and creative, often thinking outside the box and she brings a wealth of experience and insight to each case she is working on. Catherine is a stellar example of how an attorney should provide legal guidance to their clients. I wholeheartedly endorse Catherine as an attorney/mediator."
Divorce and separation
Marriage and prenuptials
Marriage and prenuptials

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Brooklyn Mediation Lawyer Catherine Canade
Catherine Canade
Mediation Attorney
Brooklyn, NY
Licensed for 32 years
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