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96% client recommended

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5.0/5.0

Eugene is one of the most knowledgeable, professional and ethical attorneys I have had the pleasure of working with in my years of practice. I first met Eugene on a case over twenty years ago and have worked many...

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Attorney 2021/02/10

5.0/5.0

Eugene and Kathy are amazing. They were so helpful and really put the time into my case. Their responsiveness, effectiveness of communication, friendliness, and the way everything was explained to me made this a...

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Client 2021/01/05

5.0/5.0

After determining that I needed better representation for my complex divorce case, I contacted Eugene R. Dougherty. Having Eugene represent me greatly reduced my stress level and he ultimately helped me reach a...

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Client 2021/01/04

5.0/5.0

Eugene and Kathy were absolutely amazing in my case to be reinstated into school to continue my medical training. They were always responsive, empathetic, and made time to treat me like a friend, not just a client....

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Client 2020/12/22

5.0/5.0

Eugene, together with his assistant Kathy, were great to work with. They were responsive, reasonable and kept their eye on the "big picture." Very helpful to resolve a difficult divorce. I'd highly recommend...

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Client 2020/12/01

5.0/5.0

Eugene and Kathy (paralegal) worked tirelessly and efficiently against my wrongful dismissal from the educational institution I was attending at the time. I was impressed with how well they listened to my case and...

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Client 2020/06/08

5.0/5.0

Very good, calls you right back, Kathy and Eugene are a team. Thank You again Eugene for prayers answered.

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Client 2020/01/06

5.0/5.0

Mr Dougherty's level of service and professionalism is outstanding. I will recommend this law firm to any family member or friend my experience with this lawyer was great!

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Client 2019/04/30

5.0/5.0

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Attorney 2019/04/11

5.0/5.0

Mr. Dougherty is a fine, capable and honest attorney. A rare find these days.

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Attorney 2019/04/11

5.0/5.0

He is very passionate, personable and understanding. He is honest and will do his absolute best to help a client. After i presented my case to him, he did a very thorough research, requested documentation and read...

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Client 2019/01/18

5.0/5.0

Eugene and Kathy are amazing. Even many years after my divorce finalized I needed child support help. Eugene is always there and goes above and beyond. Excellent lawyer! Recommend to all.

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Client 2018/07/23

5.0/5.0

Gene and Kathy have been extremely helpful throughout the divorce proceedings. They take the time to discuss the process and provide advice. They are quick to respond to any of my questions and remained transparent...

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Client 2018/06/28

5.0/5.0

Gene and Kathy have been extremely helpful throughout the divorce proceedings. They take the time to discuss the process and provide advice. They are quick to respond to any of my questions and remained transparent...

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Client 2018/06/28

5.0/5.0

After going through two lawyers with my divorce and not getting custody over my kids. I was about to give up before I met Mr Dougherty and Kathy his “paralegal”. Not did he only give me hope he did a miracle...

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Client 2018/06/18

5.0/5.0

I always felt I had a very available and most competent counsel with Eugene and Kathy. They were able to steer me away from a trial and bring closure in a timely fashion. I do not hesitate to recommend them highly

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Client 2018/06/15

5.0/5.0

I always felt I had a very available and most competent counsel with Eugene and Kathy. They were able to steer me away from a trial and bring closure in a timely fashion. I do not hesitate to recommend them highly

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Client 2018/06/15

5.0/5.0

I wish I had Mr. Dougherty representing me from day one of my divorce proceedings. I had to hire him after the first attorney I hired failed me miserably. Mr. Dougherty represented me strongly and negotiated in...

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Client 2018/06/13

5.0/5.0

Eugene took over a litigious case that had many aspects and negotiation tactics. He applied his special skill set to uncover common ground, settle disputes in a logical, respectful manner and helped the opposing...

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Client 2018/06/13

5.0/5.0

Mr Dougherty was recommended to me by a friend when I was going through my divorce and I have to say he was the best lawyer that I could have asked for, my ex husband was a piece of work and Mr Dougherty got...

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Client 2018/06/12

5.0/5.0

Eugene and Kathy have been instrumental in helping me manage the post divorce issues in my situation based on my decree in terms of financial issues that come up with my ex as to what I'm liable for and what she is...

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Client 2018/02/15

5.0/5.0

I hired Mr Dougherty after my initial divorce decree was finalized. I wish I had hired him initially. I believe I would have received a much more fair outcome. He took a genuine interest in my case and was...

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Client 2018/02/06

5.0/5.0

Divorce is a stressful process. Gene provided not just sound legal advice, but guidance on getting through the process. Throughout, his focus was not just on my rights, but what was best for my children. He has...

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Client 2018/01/23

5.0/5.0

Eugene took over a litigious case that had many aspects and negotiation tactics. He applied his special skill set to uncover common ground, settle disputes in a logical,respectful manner and helped the opposing...

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Client 2018/01/23

5.0/5.0

I needed a competent and possible a trial attorney for a difficult divorce. Eugene was the right choice. He and his assistant Kathy were on top of things from the beginning, every little detail was covered. Eugene...

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Client 2018/01/23

5.0/5.0

I needed a competent and possible a trial attorney for a difficult divorce. Eugene was the right choice. He and his assistant Kathy were on top of things from the beginning, every little detail was covered....

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Client 2018/01/22

5.0/5.0

Eugene and Kathy were very helpful and understanding throughout my divorce proceedings. They were there to help anytime during my divorce with any concerns I had. I found them both to be very caring and willing to...

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Client 2017/09/30

5.0/5.0

Gene & Kathy helped me through a very difficult time in my life. They are both dedicated, caring , honest professionals. They are quite knowledgeable of matrimonial law & the financial aspects concerning a...

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Client 2017/09/25

5.0/5.0

After 6 years of losing my job- losing my income- and fighting for a reduction in my child support, after several attorneys wanted negotiate ( to no avail), Gene and Kathy had the facts and law to present to the...

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Client 2017/09/09

5.0/5.0

If you are going through a painful divorce, Eugene and his wife Kathy will treat you like family. If you are looking for compassion and understanding, Eugene is the lawyer that you want by your side. He made an...

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Client 2017/09/09

5.0/5.0

It is possible to find a highly qualified and affordable attorney that provides results. Eugene and his office were responsible for resolving a residency issue with my school district. At the worst time for my...

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Client 2017/01/31

5.0/5.0

It is possible to find a highly qualified and affordable attorney that provides results. It's Eugene. Eugene and his office were responsible for resolving a residency issue with my school district. At the worst...

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Client 2017/01/31

5.0/5.0

After consulting with several attorneys, I met Eugene Dougherty and knew he was the attorney I wanted to represent me during my divorce. Mr. Dougherty is diligent, highly knowledgeable in all divorce laws, and...

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Client 2016/04/18

5.0/5.0

Eugene Dougherty made it possible for me to move on with my life. He cleaned up a mess made by my ex-wife and my ex-attorney. Eugene was able to reunite me with my youngest child, who was not coming on my court...

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Client 2016/03/30

5.0/5.0

Mr. Dougherty is very knowledgeable of the law, & was extremely responsive and capable in handling our legal matters.

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Client 2016/01/21

5.0/5.0

Gene is very knowledgeable and has years of experience which shows when issues come up. Kathy his assistant is a finnacial expert and can quickly do 'the mumbers' when you need that information. They both make a...

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Client 2015/12/18

5.0/5.0

Eugene and Kathy was so helpful and supportive in my divorce and custody, they never led me wrong, they always looked out for my best interest. I couldn't have ask for better representation, they got me everything...

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Client 2015/05/18

5.0/5.0

I and other family members have used Gene for a variety of legal matters. While his specialty is matrimonial law, the scope of his legal knowledge is broad. Gene distinguishes himself with his ability to listen...

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Client 2014/12/21

5.0/5.0

I and other family members have used Gene for a variety of legal matters. While his specialty is matrimonial law, the scope of his legal knowledge is broad.{para}Gene distinguishes himself with his ability to...

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Client 2014/12/21

5.0/5.0

Eugene and his assistant Kathy got the results I wanted, a divorce. He is quick to answer every call or email. He is aggressive and will fight for the best outcome for you. He has a great personality and is never...

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Client 2014/11/27

5.0/5.0

Eugene and his assistant Kathy, are top notch. They will personally answer your calls day or night and they work hard for your money. They try and get the best outcome for the least amount for you to have to...

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Client 2014/11/22

5.0/5.0

The process of getting a divorce can be painful to both your body and your soul. My decision to seek counsel from Gene was in hindsight a great decision. His dedication and compassion to my well being as well as...

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Client 2014/10/16

5.0/5.0

The process of getting a divorce can be painful to both your body and your soul. My decision to seek counsel from Gene was in hindsight a great decision. His dedication and compassion to my well being as well as...

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Client 2014/10/15

5.0/5.0

Mr. Dougherty, and his staff, were so very helpful to me during my divorce and when there was an issue later on in collecting agreed upon alimony! I could not say enough about his trustworthiness, his knowledge and...

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Client 2014/08/16

5.0/5.0

Mr. Dougherty, and his staff, were so very helpful to me during my divorce and when there was an issue later on in collecting agreed upon alimony! I could not say enough about his trustworthiness, his knowledge and...

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Client 2014/06/24

5.0/5.0

A member of my family had a very difficult custody battle that resulted in a fraudulent CPS report against him. Mr. Dougherty interceded immediately and guided him through the legal process and was able to get my...

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Client 2013/08/10

4.0/5.0

Eugene & Kathy have helped me through a very hard time. They were very knowledgeable and walked be through a process not familiar to me. It was quick and efficient.

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Client 2019/04/30

4.0/5.0

Eugene and Kathy (his wife who does the financial part) are a great team. They worked on my divorce case. They are extremely prompt in responding and completing paper work. Any questions or concerns that you may...

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Client 2018/08/23

2.5/5.0

understanding of my financial situation he waived/adjusted a number of his services based on my ability to pay him

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Client 2010/02/10

1.8/5.0

He was my lawyer for two months representing me for child custody and partition of the house. In all the court appearances, Eugene seemed to appear without preparation and had difficulties remembering what happened...

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Client 2018/01/18

1.0/5.0

I hired Eugene for my house partition and child custody case. Many times, in front of the judge, Eugene appeared to be unprepared and had hard time remembering my case. When judge asked him questions, he just...

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Client 2018/01/21