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Christine is a true professional and absolutely delivers results, in both criminal and probate courts. After several years of trying unsuccessfully to get a restraining order dropped on my own, I hired Christine and she presented a multifaceted and convincing argument which the Judge agreed with. I am so grateful for Christine’s level of professionalism. […]
Christine represented me through a complicated divorce case involving multiple young children. From the beginning, until ultimate resolution, Christine excelled in every area that mattered. She possesses an uncommon level of dedication, commitment, and knowledge of applicable law. In my experience, her honesty and candour starkly distinguish her from many others in the field. […]
Ms. DeBernardis has been nothing short of the perfect advocate for me. I can honestly say without hesitation that had I knew of her from the begging [sic] of my divorce, I would have had a much much smoother go of it and would have had a legitimately more favorable outcome. I am very grateful, […]
Christine handled my divorce and was always thinking about my best interests. She did not let me make mistakes. She never let me give up something for nothing. She asked me what I wanted and fought for it. She was always available and promptly returned messages. I recommend her wholeheartedly and without reservation.
Despite the circumstances leading to my hiring Christine, working with her on my case turned out to be a pleasure. She is very communicative, understanding, and made my divorce process as quick and smooth as possible. I reached out to her after the case had closed for needed documents and she responded same day eager […]
I highly recommend Christine DeBernardis. Christine has been my attorney on and off for the past three years. I have had very difficult situations with my ex-husband and ongoing custody disputes. She is honest, fair, and upfront in all situations. She is great about returning phone calls, answering emails/questions. Christine knows what to expect, is […]
I have hired two lawyers prior to retaining Ms. DeBernardis and could not be happier with my time with her. She was very accessible and prompt with her communications, timely with her meetings, and grasped my issues and offered simple common sense solutions that made sense immediately. Not only did she take the time to […]
Attorney DeBernardis provided the leadership and council needed to obtain the best possible outcome in my criminal matter. I was pleased and impressed with both the level of effort Attorney DeBernardis demonstrated in my case as well as her communication: high quality, timely, responsive, and complete. This experience stands in contrast to the […]
An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community, I wholeheartedly recommend her to anyone looking for a lawyer who knows the law and truly cares about protecting the rights of her clients and getting them the most favorable result possible. John, Personal Injury Attorney
I endorse this lawyer. I have worked closely with Attorney DeBernardis on both criminal and divorce matters. She is very thorough in her legal representation and builds great relationships with her clients. She dedicates a great amount of work and attention to each case she handles. July, 2016, Lauren – Criminal Defense Attorney