Wilson, New York Family Lawyers

Kevin Scott Mahoney
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Lockport, NY Family Law Lawyer with 22 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Family, Criminal, Divorce and Domestic Violence
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Kevin Mahoney received his B.A., Ed.M and J.D. all from the State University of New York at Buffalo. As a member of HoganWillig's Family and Criminal Law Departments, Mr. Mahoney regularly assists individuals who are in a very difficult time of their lives. He believes it is his task to calmly offer skilled advice and perspective during what is often a difficult or emotionally charged situation.

In the area of family law, Mr. Mahoney and his colleagues assist individuals with family court proceedings which most commonly involve custody/visitation and/or paternity and support proceedings. They also assist individuals in all aspects of...
Steven Gabin Wiseman
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Lockport, NY Family Law Lawyer with 42 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Family, Appeals and Divorce
Georgetown University Law Center
40 years experience, the last 25 of which have been devoted exclusively to matrimonial and family law, including appeals, division of retirement plans, and high net worth matrimonial matters. I have been a frequent speaker at continuing legal education programs for local and NYS Bar Association programs as well as for judges.
Keli Iles-Hernandez
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Lockport, NY Family Law Attorney with 2 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Family, Divorce and Juvenile
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Keli Iles-Hernandez is an attorney with HoganWillig’s Matrimonial & Family Law Department. She handles adoptions, divorce, custody, child support, child abuse and other related proceedings; with experience representing families with diverse family dynamics and LGBTQ legal matters. Ms. Iles-Hernandez also currently serves on the Attorneys for Children Panel (4th Judicial Department) representing children in child abuse, neglect and custody issues.

Keli Iles-Hernandez brings a vast variety of life experience with her to HoganWillig, having served in the U.S. Army for 4 years as an active-duty Medic and then as a Special Education teacher. Ms. Iles-Hernandez has earned a Bachelor’s degree...
Brooke Barron
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Lockport, NY Family Law Attorney
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Road
Lockport, NY 14094
Family, Divorce, Estate Planning and Probate
American University- Washington College of Law
Brooke Barron is an Associate Attorney in the firm’s Matrimonial & Family Law and Estate Planning & Administration Practice Groups.

Ms. Barron obtained her B.S. in Business Administration from SUNY Geneseo, and received her Juris Doctor in 2018 from American University- Washington College of Law.

While in law school, Ms. Barron was an Alternative Dispute Resolution Competition winner. Additionally, Ms. Barron was a law clerk for Commissioner Feldblum at the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) in Washington, D.C. and a student attorney for American University- Washington College of Law’s Civil Advocacy Clinic. Ms. Barron had also previously been employed at HoganWillig as...
Dzifa Gan
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Lockport, NY Family Law Attorney with 11 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Road
Lockport, NY 14094
Family, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
University of Western Australia
Dzifa Gan is an Associate Attorney in the firm’s Real Estate Law Department; handling all aspects of residential and commercial real estate. Ms. Gan has varied legal experience having previously worked as a family and matrimonial attorney in London. Her priority across practice areas has always been her clients and ensuring that their needs are met.

Ms. Gan obtained her B.A. in Psychology and concurrently her Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from the University of Western Australia in 2008. Ms. Gan is admitted to practice law in New South Wales, Australia; England & Wales, UK and New York State, USA.

Before joining HoganWillig,...
Danielle DeJoseph
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Lockport, NY Family Law Lawyer with 1 year experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Family, Divorce, Elder and Estate Planning
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Danielle DeJoseph is an Associate Attorney practicing primarily in the firm’s Matrimonial & Family Law and Estate Planning & Administration Practice Groups.

Ms. DeJoseph graduated summa cum laude from Buffalo State College in 2013 with a major in English Literature. She received her legal education at the University at Buffalo School of Law, where she graduated with a J.D. in 2017. As a law student, Danielle worked for nearly three years as a law clerk in FELA litigation. Danielle also interned with the New York State Attorney General’s Office in the Organized Crime Task Force.

Ms. DeJoseph is admitted...
Denis A. Scinta
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Lockport, NY Family Law Attorney with 49 years experience
(716) 636-7600 770 Davison Rd.
Lockport, NY 14094
Family and Juvenile
State University of New York at Buffalo School of Law
Denis Scinta is a member of the Matrimonial & Family Law group at HoganWillig. Mr. Scinta has focused his practice exclusively in the area of Family Law, with particular expertise in Family Court matters, including: divorce, modification and enforcement proceedings, custody, child support, and more. Over an illustrious career, Denis also has specialized in other more atypical matters, such as adoptions, delinquencies, PINS affairs, and issues regarding the termination of parental rights. Given his diverse work, Mr. Scinta provides HoganWillig an abundance of experience in all sectors of Family Law.

From 1971-1997, Mr. Scinta worked as a partner for the law...
Michael Francis Barrett
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Niagara Falls, NY Family Law Lawyer with 11 years experience
(716) 856-3646 2524 Pine Avenue
Niagara Falls, NY 14301
Family and Bankruptcy
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Assisting individuals in filing Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy, in Erie, Niagara, Genesee, Orleans, and Wyoming counties. I am a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys. Following a brief telephone call, I can arrange to meet with you for a free consultation in my Buffalo, Niagara Falls, Hamburg, or Batavia office. I will go over all the required information with you, so you will not need to fill out a huge packet of papers on your own. We can review all of your options so you can determine whether bankruptcy, or another...
Donna Haslinger
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Niagara Falls, NY Family Law Attorney with 28 years experience
(716) 856-3646 2524 Pine Avenue
Niagara Falls, NY 14301
Family and Divorce
SUNY Buffalo Law School
Michael James Ingham
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North Tonawanda, NY Family Law Lawyer with 28 years experience
(716) 531-1639 150 Payne Avenue
North Tonawanda, NY 14120
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, DWI and Landlord Tenant
Michael J. Ingham is a seasoned courtroom attorney with over twenty years of trial experience. He has served as a trial attorney/prosecutor on both the county and state levels. His practice includes all federal, state and local courts. Areas of focus are criminal defense, personal injury, DWI defense, traffic offenses and all family court matters.
Michael Ranzenhofer
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Niagara Falls, NY Family Law Lawyer with 39 years experience
(716) 542-5444 2768 Niagara Falls Blvd
Niagara Falls, NY 14221
Free ConsultationFamily, Criminal, DWI and Divorce
State University of New York - Buffalo
My name is Mike Ranzenhofer. I assist residents of the Buffalo and WNY area with their legal needs in three specific practice areas. They are: * Injury Law * Divorce and Family Law * DWI and other Crimes I am one of the managing partners of Friedman & Ranzenhofer. Our firm has been helping Buffalo and WNY area folks since the late 1950's so it's likely we've helped a family member or friend in the past. In fact, we're told numerous times weekly just that. Area residents come to us for help for...
Alfonso Marra Bax
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Lewiston, NY Family Law Lawyer with 21 years experience
(716) 754-4497 755 Center Street - Suite 7W
Lewiston, NY 14092
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
Thomas Cassano
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Amherst, NY Family Law Attorney with 48 years experience
(716) 636-7600 2410 N Forest Rd
Ste 301
Amherst, NY 14068
Family and Divorce
University of Toledo College of Law
Amherst, NY Family Law Attorney with 45 years experience
(716) 636-7600 2410 N Forest Road
Ste 301
Amherst, NY 14068
Family
Buffalo, NY Family Law Attorney with 33 years experience
(716) 852-3600 438 Main Street, Tenth Floor
Buffalo, NY 14202
Family, Divorce, Elder and Estate Planning
Buffalo, NY Family Law Attorney with 70 years experience
(716) 688-1600 10 John James Audubon Pkwy
Buffalo, NY 14228
Family, Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
Niagara Falls, NY Family Law Lawyer with 40 years experience
(716) 284-7891 445 3rd St
Niagara Falls, NY 14301
Family, Bankruptcy, Civil Rights and Divorce
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Dealing with family law issues?

Family law generally concerns domestic relations and family-related matters such as marriage, civil unions, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, guardianships, domestic abuse, surrogacy, child custody, child abduction, the dissolution of marriage and associated issues. Each state has its own set of family laws, and traveling across state borders can sometimes affect your rights and those of your family.

Contrary to popular belief, seeking the advice of a family law attorney does not necessarily mean that something is amiss in your family. A family law attorney can help negotiate prenuptial/premarital agreements for clients in anticipation of marriage or advise same-sex couples on relevant legal issues affecting their relationship. They also can help with adoption proceedings and other procedures involving children.

Family law attorneys often do represent clients seeking a divorce, annulment or legal separation, and the complicated issues that can arise as a result. Although domestic abuse is a criminal offense, some family law attorneys are skilled at handling these situations, as they are often entangled with other family law issues.

Some jurisdictions certify lawyers as family law specialists, which means these attorneys have met the certifying body's minimum requirements for education, experience, and examination.


No-Fault Proceeding: A civil case in which parties may resolve their dispute without a formal finding of error or fault.

Paternity Suit: A lawsuit to determine the father of a child whose parents were not married when the child was born.