Firm Value Statement:   I have undergone specialized training to represent parties in a collaborative process, as an alternative to litigation, which process involves non-adversarial collaboration between the parties and specific professionals (financial and psychological consultants) in order to arrive at a negotiated resolution without the emotional and financial toll of protracted litigation.

Education and Degrees:

  • Juris Doctorate, University of Miami, 1979
  • Bachelor of Arts, H. Sophie Newcomb College of Tulane University, 1976

Professional Licenses   

  • Member, Florida Bar

Other Professional Organizations           

  • Member , Family Law Section, Florida Bar
  • Member, Trial Lawyers Section, Florida Bar
  • Member,  Federal District Court, Southern District of  Florida
  • Member, Dade County Bar Association
  • Member,  First Family Law American Inn of Court
  • Member,  Collaborative Family Law Institute, Inc.
  • Member, Florida Association for Women Lawyers
  • Member, American Arbitration Association
  • Past Chairperson,  The Florida Bar Grievance Committee