When she works as the attorney for an individual in a divorce, Kathleen is a fair, reasonable, and effective advocate on behalf of her client. When she works as a mediator, Kathleen assists a divorcing couple reach a fair settlement based upon their needs and desires for their family.
Kathleen has been an attorney for almost 30 years, and she has been a mediator for about 20 of those years. As an attorney, Kathleen advances her client's position in a fair and reasonable manner. Her focus is on settlement, but if a settlement is not possible, she is able to proceed to trial as an aggressive advocate. As a mediator, she assists a couple in resolving their matrimonial issues so that each feels they have been heard and treated fairly. Mediation is the least emotionally draining and most cost-effective route for any divorcing couple, especially for those who have children. Many attorneys are now seeing the benefits of mediation and have recently been trained in the field. However, in the Atlantic and Cape May County area, Kathleen's extensive experience and abilities as a mediator far exceed her peers.