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John A. Shea

In this dynamic world of divorce, paternity and custody disputes, the attorneys in our Family Law Group possess exceptional reputations, knowledge and experience in Family Law. We provide attentive, dependable and cutting-edge legal representation. Whether you are looking for the right lawyer to represent you in a simple uncontested divorce, custody dispute or complex property litigation, Mirick O’Connell will provide you with discreet representation and experienced staff.

Our Family Law Group attorneys advise a broad range of clientele, including CEOs, politicians, members of the judiciary and bar, physicians, executives, entrepreneurs, homemakers and hourly wage earners.

Our clients deserve and rightly expect prompt attention from their legal team. To facilitate this, we maintain responsive standards to ensure our clients maximum accessibility and prompt attention to their questions and concerns.

We know that divorce and family disputes are some of the most difficult times in our clients’ lives and we strive to provide the consideration and sensitivity our clients need. Most importantly, we will help you focus on your future.

The services provided by Mirick O’Connell’s Family Law Group include:
  • Divorce – from simple to complex
  • Hidden Asset Discovery
  • Child Support
  • Parenting Plans
  • Paternity
  • Removal / Relocation of Children
  • Alimony, spousal support and maintenance, including termination, modification and extension
  • Post Judgment Enforcement and Contempt
  • Property Valuation, including real estate, pensions, stock options, businesses, sophisticated investment entities and intellectual property
  • Estate Planning
  • Guardianship
  • Same Sex Divorce
  • Real Estate Partition
  • Name Change
  • Asset Restraining Orders
  • Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
  • Grandparent’s Rights
  • Pre-Divorce Counseling
  • Pre- and Post-Nuptial Agreements
Mirick O’Connell also provides credentialed, experienced Family Law Neutral Services including:
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration
  • Discovery Master
  • Conciliation