Lauren M. McCann

Lauren M. McCann

Partner
Location:
Westport, Connecticut
Phone:
203-222-8686
Fax:
203-226-6875
Email:

Attorney Lauren M. McCann received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Stonehill College in 2002, and her Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Quinnipiac University School of Law in 2005. While in law school Lauren completed an internship in family law and at that time decided to focus her practice in the area of family law. Lauren has exclusively practiced family law her entire career. In that capacity she has taken primary responsibility for a multitude of complex matters including relocation cases, custody and same sex dissolution and custody disputes. In 2011 Lauren completed the Connecticut Judicial Branch Attorney for the Minor Child/Guardian Ad Litem training. Lauren is a member of the Family Law Sections of the American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association and the Fairfield County Regional Bar Association.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Divorce / Marital Separation
  • Alimony
  • Maintenance
  • Child Support
  • Parenting Plans
  • Child Custody
  • Domestic Violence
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Postmarital Agreements
  • Relocation Cases
  • Post-Judgment Modifications
  • Property Division
  • Enforcement and Contempt Actions
  • Same-Sex Marriages and Divorces
  • Drug / Alcohol Dependency

Certified Legal Specialties

  • AMC/GAL Training
  • NITA Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute Program
  • Certified Guardian Ad Litem

Bar Admissions

  • Connecticut, 2005

Education

  • Quinnipiac University School of Law, Hamden, Connecticut
    • Juris Doctor cum laude - 2005
  • Stonehill College
    • B.A. - 2002

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars Connecticut, 2015
  • Top Attorneys in CT Rising Stars, 2015

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Fairfield County Regional Association, Member
  • Connecticut Bar Association, Member
  • Family Law Sections, American Bar Association, Member
  • FCBA Bench Bar Committee, 2017 to 2018 and 2018 to 2019, Co-chair