South of Boston and Cape Cod
** Denotes Collaboratively Trained Professional
Attorney Christensen has concentrated in the areas of family law and personal injury for 25 years and is a trained collaborative attorney. She has provided representation in both amicable and highly contested cases. In the area of family law she provides the personal attention necessary to resolve the many issues that may arise in the areas of divorce, paternity, custody, child support, alimony, modification of agreements, contempts and non-compliance of court orders. When litigation is necessary, Attorney Christensen will be a strong, aggressive advocate for your needs. Every effort is made to resolve each case as quickly and cost-effectively as possible.
We help people resolve their divorce & family law maters efficiently, while avoiding the stress and expense of traditional court-based methods.
Next Phase Legal’s focus is working with clients to reach a resolution outside of the traditional adversarial litigation process whenever possible, but when such options are not available we are prepared to represent your interests in court.
Mediation-friendly family law practice offering thoughtful, rational and empathetic representation, including direct representation as well as advisory representation for parties wishing to enter mediation. Our experienced attorneys seek cooperative, creative solutions to family law problems and in the alternative, litigation services.
Our office is located in Sharon, half-way between Boston and Providence on the commuter rail. Due to our suburban location we are able to offer high quality representation at a value.
Stevenson, Lynch & Owens is a family law firm located in Hingham, Massachusetts with a concentration in divorce and family law. For more than 20 years, we have provided representation to Massachusetts clients in family law-related matters including divorce, child custody, child support, alimony, modification and contempt actions, paternity and 209C actions, prenuptial agreements, interstate relocation/removal cases and appeals. We take a cooperative approach to working with peer attorneys to resolve cases amicably, and a personalized approach to our clients: we care about clients, their children and their lives.
James M. Lynch, Esq. – the managing partner at Stevenson, Lynch & Owens, Attorney Lynch has practiced law for more than 35 years in areas as diverse as divorce and family law, personal injury law, and criminal law, including 7 years as an Assistant District Attorney in Suffolk County.
Jason V. Owens, Esq. – a partner and senior counsel at Stevenson, Lynch & Owens, Attorney Owens is a former judicial clerk for the Massachusetts Probate and Family Courts whose areas of concentration include divorce, child custody and support, domestic violence, equity and estates litigation, and complex financial probate and family litigation.
Josey L. Payne, Esq. – a senior associate attorney at Stevenson, Lynch & Owens, Attorney Payne focuses exclusively on divorce and family law issues, including child custody and child support, alimony and complex asset division, as well as domestic violence and financial litigation.
Nicole K. Levy, Esq. – a senior associate attorney at Stevenson, Lynch & Owens, Attorney Levy’s concentration includes Probate and Family Court and Juvenile Court matters, including divorce, child custody, child support, domestic violence, care and custody proceedings and representation in matters pertaining to the Massachusetts Department Children and Families.
Primary practice areas are family and probate court matters. Attorney Sullivan has 25+ years of experience. Her services include mediation, collaborative law, negotiated settlements and selected litigation cases.