MaryEllen Linnehan is a matrimonial attorney specializing in Collaborative Law and Divorce Mediation. She is a partner at Day & Linnehan Center for Collaborative Law and Divorce Mediation, PLLC, with offices in New York City and Westchester County, New York. As a collaborative attorney and divorce mediator, she has helped her clients achieve comprehensive, non-adversarial out of court settlements that meet the needs of the entire family. Ms. Linnehan brings compassion and decency to her work with those in conflict.
She is Immediate Past President, New York Association of Collaborative Professionals (NYACP). In this role, she guided the growth and direction of the organization, worked with the board of directors to set policy and strategy and oversaw its numerous committees.
Ms. Linnehan frequently presents on Collaborative Law and Divorce Mediation topics to legal institutions, including Pace University School of Law, the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, the New York Association of Collaborative Professionals, the Westchester Women’s Bar Association, and the Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York. Ms. Linnehan was an adjunct instructor in fiction writing at Brown University, Yeshiva University, Stern College, and the Gotham Writers’ Workshop.
Linnehan is a graduate of the Boston University School of Law. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree, cum laude, as a double major in Biology and English from Tufts University, and a Master’s degree in Fine Arts from Brown University.