Bart Carey

Bart Carey

background Divorce is a life experience. Mediation and Collaborative Divorce goes beyond the legal process and treats it as such. This work is ‘peacemaking’. Divorce is not the end of the family…there are children, grandchildren, graduations, weddings and funerals… As...
Wendy Forrester

Wendy Forrester

background Wendy Forrester is an attorney, mediator and legal educator. Wendy maintains a private mediation practice with a focus on family mediation. Wendy has practiced law since 1985. With over 25 years of experience as a mediator, Wendy brings extensive expertise...
Shelly Jean John

Shelly Jean John

background When involved in legal disputes such as divorce, child custody, support or post-Judgment matters, it is important to have a legal team who will Listen to Your Interests. Working with clients to find creative solutions to various problems and integrating...
Diane M. Goodman

Diane M. Goodman

background Diane M. Goodman believes that most disputes can be successfully resolved out of court. She helps people use alternative dispute resolution methods to settle their differences. By doing so, the parties maintain full control of the process rather than...
Carolyn A. Makupson

Carolyn A. Makupson

background Our firm was founded by Carolyn A. Makupson, who has over 24 years of experience in family law and divorce matters. Her daughter, Kristen M. Howard, joined her in 1996, along with Erika R. Scheideman, an associate attorney, who joined the firm in 2009....