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Karen Buckley | Newtonville Divorce & Family Law Lawyer

Karen Buckley Lawyer

Karen M. Buckley

Divorce & Family Law, Real Estate, Bankruptcy & Debt, Landlord-Tenant, Litigation

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Attorney Karen M. Buckley is passionate about using her professional strengths to help people resolve life's complicated issues. She assists her clients through some of the most difficult times of their lives, so she feels it's essential to inject genuine humanity into the process.

Position Organization Location Duration
Of Counsel Rosenberg, Freedman & Lee LLP Newtonville, MA 2013 – Present
School Degree Major Graduation
University at Buffalo Law School, SUNY JD Law School 1987
State University of New York at Albany Bachelor of Arts Political Science 1984
State / Court Date
Massachusetts 1994
New York 1988
  • Member, Greater Boston Family Law Inn of Court, 2015 - Present
    Volunteer Attorney, Norfolk County Lawyer for the Day, 2012 - Present
    Member, Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council, 2007 - Present
    Member, International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, 2007 - Present
    Vice President, The Divorce Center, 2006 - 2010
    Board Member, The Divorce Center, 2004 - Present
    Member, Massachusetts Bar Association, 1995 - Present
    Member, New York State Bar Association, 1987 - Present
  • Ramirez v. DellaCorte
    Practice Area: Family
    Date: Feb 02, 2012
    Outcome: Successful at trial; case upheld on appeal
    Co-counsel at trial level for same sex mother who was seeking modification of parenting plan. Biological mother attempted to have client declared a non-parent and therefore no standing to seek custody and/or parenting time. Our client was deemed to be child's legal parent entitled to joint legal custody and parenting time with child.

    Terrille v. Terrille
    Practice Area: Divorce & Separation
    Date: Mar 07, 1991
    Outcome: Lower Court decision upheld on Appeal
    Wife attempted to claim a share of husband's separate property under theory of constructive trust, although wife had not transferred any property to husband. The lower court denied wife's claim to husband's separate property on theory of constructive trust.

    Danversbank v. Visser
    Practice Area: Litigation
    Date: Aug 08, 2008
    Outcome: Summary Judgment granted in Federal District Court and case dismissed
    Represented client against an attempt to collect a debt based upon a guaranty which was filed in federal district court. A Motion for Summary Judgment dismissing the claim was filed on behalf of the client, arguing that under Texas law, the suit was barred by the statute of limitations.

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(1988) Licensed as Attorney in New York. Verified with New York State Unified Court System. March 01, 2016
(1994) Licensed as Attorney in Massachusetts. Verified with The Massachusetts Board of Bar Overseers. March 01, 2016

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Update Date:2015-10-15


246 Walnut Street
Suite 201
Newtonville, MA 02460

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