Shannon understands that divorce and other family disputes can be complex, stressful and emotionally charged for many clients. With a background in both law and social work, Shannon has the knowledge and ability to give clients sound and thorough counsel in matrimonial and family law matters. When negotiating on behalf of clients, Shannon is results-oriented and knows how to tailor her legal strategy to a client’s unique family needs. She is skilled in both reaching amicable solutions through negotiation and in litigating matters to protect her client’s rights. Shannon focuses on divorce, separation, child custody and visitation, spousal and child support, guardianship, domestic violence orders, wills, estate planning, personal injury, and other matters affecting individuals and families in the greater Rochester and Buffalo areas.