Attorney Kevin B. F. Emerson has joined the law firm of Brown Paindiris & Scott, LLP, with offices at 2252 Main Street, Glastonbury, bringing over twenty years of expertise to the practice.
Attorney Emerson has practiced in all areas of family law, including divorces, custody actions, support actions, relocation hearings, and drafting both prenuptial agreements and cohabitation agreements. He has tried divorce cases from simple marital estates to multi-million dollar estates including family businesses. Attorney Emerson has also handled many divorce actions involving military service members and is as such familiar with the special rules applying to their federal benefits. In addition, Attorney Emerson has handled many divorce actions in the tribal court (Mashantucket Pequot) and is versed in the tribal statutes and their impact upon divorce and custody issues.
Attorney Emerson has received specialized mediation training and provides mediation services for divorcing couples. He has also served as a mediator and special master in numerous courts, including service as a mediator in the Early Intervention Pretrial program designed to address high conflict custody cases.
Attorney Emerson is a graduate of Georgetown University Law Center, earning his J D in 1995. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Eastern University in St. Davids, Pennsylvania, graduating Magna Cum Laude and with Honors. He is a member of the Connecticut Bar Association, United States District Court, District of Connecticut and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Court.