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AREAS OF PRACTICE
New York Eastern District of New York Southern District of New York
Dutchess County Bar Mid-Hudson Women’s Bar New York State Bar Founding Member, Hudson Valley Collaborative Practice Divorce & Dispute Resolution Association, Ltd. Former Vice Chair and Member, Grace Smith House, Inc. Former Vice Chair and Member, YWCA of Dutchess County, New York, Inc.
Marist College cum laude The New England School of Law summa cum laudeFeatured in the Poughkeepsie Journal.
- Represented thousands of clients in litigation cases involving custody, child support, spousal support and divorce.
- Represented thousands of clients who resolved their divorce matters without implementing litigation.
- Drafted thousands of separation agreements, prenuptial and post marital agreements which addressed complex issues involving custody, finances, support and asset distribution to include pensions, business interests and real estate.
- Founding Member of the Hudson Valley Collaborative Divorce & Dispute Resolution Associations, Ltd.
Successfully won an appeal, representing the respondent who owned a business and whose spouse sought a share in its value. The case continues to be cited by trial and appellate courts.
Successfully won an appeal, representing the appellant who sought child support after the trial court denied support where it found the appellant to have interfered with visitation.
Prepared and finalized hundreds of domestic relations orders and worked closely with the plan administrators to successfully obtain clients’ rights to their former spouses’ pension plans and retirement accounts.