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Free Baltimore “Getting Divorced Without Going Broke” Seminar Jan. 15

12-16-13 300x250 ASA-CPA BALTDivorce brings financial challenges for everyone. But it’s especially challenging for primary earners, such as business owners and professionals, who must commonly contend with claims for their spouse’s support.

The American Society of Attorney-CPAs is presenting a complimentary seminar for business owners and professionals facing divorce. The “Getting Divorced Without Going Broke” seminar will be held Wednesday, Jan. 15, at 6 pm at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore hotel.

Dually-licensed attorney-CPAs will give practical tips on weathering the storm with as little cost and conflict as possible.

Don’t let divorce take away what you have worked so hard to achieve. Attend this complimentary seminar on Wednesday, Jan. 15, at the Hyatt Regency Baltimore hotel.

Registration: 6 pm
Seminar: 6:30-8:30 pm
Cost: Free, parking $10
Complimentary beverages will be provided.

This event is sponsored by Cordell & Cordell.

Michelle Ferreri Named ‘Awesome Attorney’ By South Jersey Magazine

Cordell & Cordell Senior Attorney Michelle FerreriCordell & Cordell Mount Laurel divorce attorney Michelle L. Ferreri was named to South Jersey’s 2013 Awesome Attorneys list published by South Jersey Magazine.

This is the fifth consecutive year Ms. Ferreri was named an “Awesome Attorney” in Family and Matrimonial Law.

Thousands of reader-submitted votes were cast—more than 7,100 this year—to arrive at 235 names in 40 legal practice areas. The result is a comprehensive list of the top names in legal counsel in New Jersey.

Ms. Ferreri is an Assistant Litigation Manager. She was also named a New Jersey Super Lawyer “Rising Star” in Family Law for 2009, 2010, and 2011.

Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters business, is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

In addition, Ms. Ferreri was awarded Associate of the Year by Thomas Forkin Family Law American Inns of Court for 2006-2007 and received Cordell & Cordell’s “Rookie of the Year” award in 2012.

Cordell & Cordell Names Two New Partners

Zurek-JohnsonSternBarbara Johnson-Stern and Kristin Zurek were named Partner at Cordell & Cordell’s annual firm Christmas party on Dec. 7.

Both Ms. Johnson-Stern and Ms. Zurek are long-time attorneys with the firm whose commitment to the organization and the clients they serve has elevated them to the Partner level.

Ms. Johnson-Stern is based in Denver and has practiced family law almost exclusively since she became a lawyer in 1999.

Ms. Zurek is based in St. Louis and previously was the firm’s Lead Litigator.