Kates & Barlow, PC, is a leading resource for people seeking high quality legal services and expert representation in matters related to separation, divorce, child custody, paternity, support, property division, and other aspects of family law. Led by the nationally renowned team of Robert J. Kates and Peter M. Barlow, Kates & Barlow, PC, brings decades of experience and an outstanding record of success to every client concern.
Dedicated attorneys and support staff are assigned to each case to ensure our clients’ questions and concerns are answered in a timely, thoughtful and thorough manner. Our distinctive team approach keeps clients fully informed about our efforts and facilitates seamless representation throughout the legal process.
A carefully thought-out strategic plan guides our actions in every legal matter. Following a comprehensive assessment of the situation, our team develops an approach that puts our client in the strongest position to resolve the matter through negotiation and meticulous drafting of agreements. If negotiation does not meet the client's goals, Kates & Barlow, PC, will prepare for trial.
Family law matters, particularly contested litigation, can be expensive. At Kates & Barlow, PC, we are sensitive to our clients’ financial concerns and we strive to moderate your costs with our distinctive, client-centered practices. In order to keep legal expenses under control, a cost/benefit analysis will be prepared to illustrate the value of pursuing a particular issue. Client expenses are also kept in check by assigning case-related tasks at the most effective billing rates.
Founded on the core values of honesty, integrity, and discretion in all client interactions, Kates & Barlow, PC, is dedicated to achieving excellence in the practice of family law.