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Katherine J Bierwas

Katherine J Bierwas

Katherine J Bierwas, Esq.
  • Real Estate Law, Cannabis & Marijuana Law, Family Law...
  • Massachusetts, New Jersey
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Summary

Former New Jersey Deputy Attorney General and Essex County (NJ) Assistant Prosecutor,

Regulatory experience before the MA Cannabis Control Commission representing clients at Suitability Hearings and with Licensing and Regulatory Compliance Issues and as Senior Counsel and Ethics Liaison to the NJ Office of the Child Advocate, drafting legislation and regulations.

Experience and Dedicated Real Estate Paralegal, Ellen McMahon with years of Real Estate expertise.

Experience and Dedicated Family Law Paralegal, Cheryl Cantarella with degree in early childhood education and juvenile court expertise.

Associate Attorney, Patrick Toney, former City Solicitor for Agawam, MA with expertise in Family, Housing and Probate matters.

Education
Seton Hall University
J.D. | Law
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Activities: Moot Court Board, Mediation Competition Finalist
William Paterson University
B.A. | Sociology Criminal Justice
Honors: Graduated with Honors
Activities: Sociology Club President
Professional Experience
Private Practice
Katherine J Bierwas, Esq.
- Current
NJ Office of the Law Guardian Appellate Practice
Executive Director
Berkshire County Kids' Place & Violence Prevention Center, Inc.
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Senior Attorney/Child Advocate
New Jersey Office of the Child Advocate
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Deputy Attorney General
New Jersey Office of the Attorney General
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Assistant Prosecutor
New Jersey Essex County Prosecutor's Office
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Law Clerk, Honorable Donald Reenstra
New Jersey Superior Court, Criminal Division
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Certifications
Child Welfare Care and Protection, CRAs
Commonwealth of MA, Committee for Public Counsel
Conciliation Certified
Berkshire County Bar Association
Family Law Mediation
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education
Professional Associations
International Cannabis Bar Association
Current
American Bar Association
Member
Current
New Jersey Bar Association
Member
Current
Berkshire County Bar Association
Member
Current
Massachusetts Bar Association
Member
Current
APSAC
Member
Current
Real Estate Bar Association
- Current
Lenox Sportsmens Club
Board Member
- Current
Child Care of the Berkshires
Vice President
- Current
Pittsfield High School Mock Trial Team
Attorney Coach
- Current
Advisory Board MA Department of Children and Families
Board Member
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Massachusetts
New Jersey
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Practice Areas
  • Real Estate Law
  • Cannabis & Marijuana Law
  • Family Law
  • Arbitration & Mediation
Contact & Map
75 North Street
Suite 350
Pittsfield, MA 01201
USA
Telephone: (413) 770-7624
Fax: (888) 607-6778
1 Garrett Mountain Plaza
Suite 601
Woodland Park, NJ 07424
USA
Telephone: (973) 568-0961
Fax: (888) 607-6778