Attorney Profile

Margaretha L. Gravett

Mount Kisco, New York

phone (914) 358-0036
fax (914) 358-0037
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Divorce Without Remorse

Margaretha Gravett is an attorney who helps people make the best out of the worst time of their lives. She is the founder of Gravett Law Firm, P.C., a boutique law firm focusing on matrimonial and family law.

Gravett Law Firm PC assists clients with the multitude of issues arising from a divorce or separation, including custody and visitation of children, child support, spousal maintenance (alimony), equitable distribution of marital assets and debt, and the enforcement or modification of agreements and court orders. We also negotiate and draft pre-nuptial, post-nuptial, and separation agreements.

Margaretha Gravett practices in all areas of family and matrimonial law.  She is the consummate family law attorney. Margaretha is well-known for the high level of professionalism, knowledge, skill, integrity, and empathy with which she guides her clients through their marital difficulties.

Margaretha considers it her paramount responsibility to safeguard her clients’ interests and obtain their goals. This involves carefully listening to her clients and helping them distinguish the essential issues from issues of fleeting importance. By creating solid goals and focusing on the big picture, Margaretha helps her clients start their lives anew.

Margaretha is a skilled negotiator. She always seeks to achieve amicable, non-litigated resolutions to her clients’ family law disputes. She is known for her ability to find creative and advantageous solutions to seemingly insurmountable obstacles, and to placate even the most difficult spouses and their attorneys. Margaretha is a trained divorce mediator and collaborative attorney who can help couples work together to resolve their differences effectively and efficiently.

Margaretha has extensive experience in high-conflict custody and parenting disputes, as well as complex equitable distribution, business valuation, child support, and spousal maintenance (alimony) issues.

Areas of Practice:
Mediation
Collaborative Divorce
Family Law
Divorce
Child Support
Custody & Visitation
Certification/Specialties:
Divorce Mediation, Association for Conflict Resolution
Collaborative Law, The New York State Unified Court System
Bar Admissions:
New York, 2001
South Africa, 1997
Education:
New York University School of Law, New York, New York, 2000
LL.M.
University of Pretoria Faculty of Law, Pretoria, South Africa, 1996
LL.B.
Honors: Cum Laude
University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa, 1994
B.L.C.
Honors: Cum Laude
Professional Associations and Memberships:
American Bar Association
Member
New York Bar Association
Member
Westchester County Bar Association
Member
National Institute of Trial Advocacy, 1998
American Bar Association’s Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute, 2002

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