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Our Attorneys 011 NicoleKairys YON 9199 200x300Ms. Kairys is an attorney who has practiced family law in Western Pennsylvania for over 21 years. Prior to that time, she practiced family law in Eastern Pennsylvania. Ms. Kairys is highly-skilled at representing clients in all aspects of support, divorce and custody matters, with extensive experience in complex divorce matters including equitable distribution and support matters that involve high net worth estates. Ms. Kairys is experienced in the practice of collaborative law, is a trained mediator, and has extensive appellate practice experience.

Ms. Kairys is an active member of the Family Law Sections of the Pennsylvania and Allegheny County Bar Associations, the Collaborative Law Association of Southwestern Pennsylvania (CLASP), and the Allegheny County Bar Association Collaborative Law Committee.

Ms. Kairys currently serves on the Rules Committee and the Support Guidelines Subcommittee of the Pennsylvania Bar Association Family Law Section, and is past chair and continues to serve on the Programming Committee of the Allegheny Bar Association Family Law Section. She is also was past Vice-Chair of the Policy & Procedures committee for the Collaborative Law Association and has served on the nominating committee for the Allegheny County Bar Association, Family Law Section. Ms. Kairys has participated in the Mock Trial Programs for Family Law Advocacy students at both the University of Pittsburgh and Duquesne University. Ms. Kairys is a member of the Matrimonial Inns of Court and has volunteered her professional services in the Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas Pro Bono Clinic.

In addition to her involvement in the legal community and through the courts, Ms. Kairys services as Secretary on the Board of Crisis Center North, a nonprofit organization that provides support and services for victims of domestic violence in the Northern and Western suburbs of Pittsburgh. Ms. Kairys also volunteers her time with Second Saturday a program through that provides individuals contemplating or going through a divorce with legal, financial and psychological information and advice.

While attending law school, Ms. Kairys was a law clerk in the Family Law Division of the Chester County Court of Common Pleas, Pennsylvania and practiced in the pro bono Family Law Clinic in Delaware County, Pennsylvania. She has been involved in the preparation and presentation of numerous educational programs on various issues related to family law through her work on the programming committee. These are programs presented to attorneys that provide them with continuing education credits.

Ms. Kairys resides in the North Hills of Pittsburgh with her husband and two sons.

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