Legal Services – Suburbs North

Suburbs North (Beverly, Salem, Saugus, Stoneham, Woburn)

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Anthony C. Adamopoulos Esq. **

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Attorney at Law Anthony C. Adamopoulos’ Divorce Resolution Services Address 133 Washington Street Salem MA 01970 Counties Served: Essex, Middlesex, Suffolk Phone: (978) 744-9591 Website: DivorcingOptions.com
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Anthony believes divorce can be overwhelming and not a time to be alone. He is a skilled, experienced divorce mediator, divorce arbitrator and collaborative lawyer who concentrates in divorce resolution. He will help you select the correct divorce approach to secure a positive future.

Anthony has resolved divorce disputes for over 25 years. During those more than 25 years, he has had successful experience in Adversarial/Traditional Divorce, Collaborative Divorce, Divorce mediation, Divorce Arbitration and Limited Assistance Representation.

Shannon Murphy Barnes Esq. **

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Barnes and Leighton Address 265 Essex St. Suite 202 Salem MA 01970 County Served: Essex, Middlesex, Suffolk Phone: (978) 744-5444 Fax: (978) 744-5443 Website: barnesleighton.com
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Attorney Barnes has concentrated her practice on family law matters for nearly two decades. Attorney Barnes is dedicated to guiding her clients through difficult times and assisting them in resolving their family law matters through the use of mediation, collaborative law or negotiation in a litigated matter. In the event your case cannot be resolved, Attorney Barnes will guide you through the court process and provide zealous representation. Attorney Barnes is an experienced mediator and collaborative practitioner. She frequently serves as a Guardian ad Litem and conciliator in the Probate and Family Court.

Susan M DeMatteo Esq. **

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Attorney and Mediator Law Offices of Susan M DeMatteo Address 34 Salem St. Suite 202 Reading MA 01867 Counties served: Middlesex and Essex Phone: (781) 942-2800 Fax: (781) 942-2493 Website: http://www.susandematteo.com/
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Attorney Susan DeMatteo has been practicing law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for over thirty years. She is an experienced collaborative lawyer and mediator. She focuses her practice on all areas of family law including divorce, child custody, parenting, child support, property division, adoption, alimony, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, guardianships of minors and adoptions. She recognizes that clients seek her advice and counsel during very difficult times in their lives. She strives to meet their legal needs with compassion and respect while empowering them to reach their new goals. She believes that most family law matters can be resolved using collaborative law, mediation, or direct settlement negotiation.

Attorney DeMatteo believes that the selection of the right professional for each client is one of the most important steps in the resolution of family law issues. She welcomes the opportunity to speak with individuals facing divorce, separation or other family law issues. Her offices are located conveniently in Reading Square. She is happy to schedule flexible appointments to meet the needs of her clients.

Robin S Fleischer Esq. **

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Fleischer Law Solutions, PLLC Address 265 Essex Street Suite 301 Salem MA 01970 Phone: (978) 871-2928 Fax: (978) 871-2928 Website: www.robinfleischer.com
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Attorney Fleischer is a respected family law attorney who is known for her integrity, honesty, and creativity in finding solutions to some of the most emotional and tough legal issues.

She has dedicated her career to helping people going through the emotional roller coaster of divorce and other family law problems.

She understands that people experiencing a divorce, child custody or other family legal matters need an advocate who is compassionate, understanding and responsive to their needs. When relationships fail, the effects cascade into all areas of a persons’ life. Attorney Fleischer prides herself in providing personal, individual representation to her clients to achieve their goals in the most timely and cost-effective manner.

Attorney Fleischer is on the Board of Directors of the North Shore Women Lawyer’s Association and is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association. She also is certified to provide Limited Assistance Representation.

Susan G. Lillis Esq.**

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Attorney Susan G. Lillis, Attorney at Law, P.C. Home Ipswich River Place 4 South Main Street Suite 9 Ipswich MA 01938 Counties served: Essex, Middlesex, Suffolk Phone: (978) 356-2934 Fax: (978) 356-9663 Website: www.domesticlaw.net
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Susan Lillis is has been practicing family law for over thirty years. She focuses on out of court family dispute resolution, including mediation, collaborative divorce, and direct negotiation. She is has been certified by the Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation and she has received the top AV Peer review rating for legal ability and ethical standards every year since 1995.

Scott C. Marks Esq. **

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Law Offices of Scott C. Marks Address 70 Washington Street Suite 405 Salem MA 01970 Counties served: Essex, Middlesex Phone: (978) 741-5655 Fax: (978) 744-3782 Website: Scottcmarks.com
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Attorney Marks has been practicing family law for over 30 years and believes hat a negotiated solution is preferable to one that is ordered by the Court. He is experienced in collaborative practice and is a member of the Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. He also offers mediation services through his own practice as well as through Mediation Works, Inc. and the North Shore Community Mediation Center. Additionally, he offers conciliation services through the Essex County and Salem Bar Associations. Attorney Marks is a presenter for the Divorce Center’s “Divorce Matters For You” North Shore workshops. He is also trained and experienced in Limited Assistance Representation.

Heather J. Smethurst Esq. **

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Smethurst Law, LLC Address 79 Turnpike Rd. Suite 1, 2nd Floor Ipswich MA 01938 Counties served: Essex, Middlesex, and Southern NH Phone: (978) 356-6100 Fax: (978) 560-0644 Website: www.smethurstlaw.com
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Heather J. Smethurst is a family law attorney practicing in Essex and Middlesex Counties in Massachusetts and in Southern New Hampshire, is trained in Collaborative Law, Mediation, was a social worker prior to her legal career, is a court appointed conciliator and Attorney Representing Children through the Essex Probate Court, Limited Appearance Representation and is a Guardian ad Litem.

Attorney Smethurst believes strongly that most cases are best handled through Mediation or the Collaborative Law process. A family law matter is arguably the most stressful time in a person’s life and having an advocate that is committed to resolving your case with the best possible outcome for your family is a must. Attorney Smethurst feels strongly that children must be the first priority in any family law matter and will work with you to help transition your family to the next phase of your lives.

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