Paula A. Occhino

Paula A. Occhino

Paula A. Occhino

Location:
Salem, Massachusetts
Phone:
978-219-9327
Fax:
978-745-6757
Email:

Paula Occhino joins the firm with more than ten years of family law experience focusing primarily on divorce and custody matters in Essex, Middlesex and Suffolk Counties.

Why Paula Wants to Serve You:

Paula recognizes that a divorce can be the most difficult and trying time in most people's lives. Knowing this, Paula brings compassion and a level-headed attitude to an extremely emotional experience. Her ultimate goal is to bring clients a resolution that will allow them to move-on with their lives in a dignified manner.

Past Legal Experiences:

Paula's skills run the gamut of family law - from divorce, paternity and child custody, alimony and child support, to visitation.

Paula's experiences have taken her throughout Essex and Middlesex Counties, as well as Suffolk and Norfolk Counties. Paula also has practice experience in the Essex County Superior court and has advocated on behalf of clients in the Massachusetts Appeals Court.

Paula is well-known throughout Essex County and her professional relationships with other attorneys and trial court staff makes her an effective advocate for her clients.

Professional Associations and Memberships:

American Bar Association, Family Law Section
Massachusetts Bar Association, Family Section
Boston Bar Association
Essex County Bar Association
North Shore Women Lawyers Association
Greater Boston Family Law Inn of Court

Education:

Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, J.D., 2001
Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, B.A. in Political Science and English, 1997

Past Professional Experiences:

Both during and after law school Paula worked as a press aide for the Honorable Charles E. Shannon (2nd Middlesex District)

Languages:

Spanish

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Paternity & Child Custody
  • Alimony & Child Support
  • Visitation

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts

Languages

  • Spanish