Jean K. Westin - Gainesville Divorce Mediation Attorney
Having practiced family law in the Gainesville area since 1989, Alachua County divorce and mediation lawyer Jean Westin has developed a close familiarity with the ever-changing shape of Florida family law, and has served her clients with practical advice and finely honed courtroom skills. If you are involved in a divorce, paternity action, or child support problem, contact this experienced and thoroughly knowledgeable Gainesville family law attorney.
Before she received her law degree from the University of Florida, Jean Westin had a prior career as an art and architectural historian. She received a Ph.D. in Architectural and Art History from Pennsylvania State University, and taught for over ten years at several leading universities, including the University of Florida. Perhaps because of this significant academic background, Jean Westin's clients from the University of Florida community have found her easy to talk to and have appreciated her clear and levelheaded advice in times of family crisis.
Gainesville divorce lawyer Jean Westin is also a certified collaborative divorce attorney. If you're seriously considering divorce, or even if you're already engaged in divorce litigation, you really ought to take a close look at the savings in time, expense, and personal stress that collaborative divorce proceedings can realize - even in situations where the divorcing spouses have little or trust between themselves.
Jean Westin handles a broad range of Florida family law issues, including divorce, child custody, and alimony; and problems relating to paternity, child support, father's rights, and domestic violence.
Gainesville collaborative divorce attorney Jean Westin has long been active in local community affairs. She's a past president of both the University Women's Club and the Boys and Girls' Club of Alachua County. Currently, she's active in historic preservation efforts, and is a corporate sponsor of the Alachua County Humane Society.
If you need the advice of an experienced and sophisticated family law attorney in Gainesville, discuss your situation in complete confidence with Jean Westin, by telephoning or sending an e-mail to her office.