Carolyn "CiCi" Van Tine

Partner

Boston, MA
D: 617.345.3231
Overview
Bar Admissions

Massachusetts

U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts

Education

J.D., Suffolk University Law School

B.A., Rollins College

Carolyn Van Tine is a partner in the Firm’s Private Client Group. She focuses her practice on all aspects of matrimonial law. Her areas of concentration include divorce, custody, child support, modification, paternity, asset division, and non-traditional family litigation. In addition, she assists clients in pre-divorce strategy planning, as well as developing pre- and post-nuptial agreements and asset protection.

CiCi also handles enforcement and modification of decrees entered in other states, reciprocal child custody, and complex asset division. In addition, she deals with international parental abduction and other highly charged custodial matters.

Prior to joining Burns & Levinson, CiCi was a partner and Chair of the Family Law Group at Mirick, O’Connell, DeMallie & Lougee, LLP. She has also previously served as an Assistant District Attorney in Plymouth County and as a clerk for First Justice McGovern and Justice Boorstein in Middlesex Probate and Family Court.

Honors & Awards

Honors & Awards

Massachusetts Super Lawyers (2013-2017)

American Academy for Certified Financial Litigators Certified Financial Litigator (2015)

Community Involvement

Community Involvement

Town of Norfolk

  • Past town moderator

Memberships

American Bar Association

Massachusetts Bar Association

Boston Bar Association

Greater Boston Family Law Inn of Court

Speaking Engagements

Speaking Engagements

“Family Law Cases,” Speaker, Licensed Private Detectives Association of Massachusetts 2016 Conference & 25th Anniversary Celebration, September 2016

Articles & Publications

Articles & Publications

articles

“Massachusetts Divorce Law Practice Manual,” MCLE, Inc., 2012

quotes

"9 Questions To Ask on a First Date, According to Divorce Lawyers," Huffington Post, January 2018

“TV dad allegedly confesses to molestation on tape,” FOX25 News interview, October 2014

“Custody Battle: Family Court System Under Scrutiny,” WGBH News interview, June 2014

“Agreement Reached in Custody Battle over Jerry Remy's Granddaughter,” NECN interview, March 2014

“Divorce Attorney Discusses Bill that Would Ban Divorcing Parents from Sex in Home,” FOX25 News interview, March 2014

“Study: Second Marriages are Less Likely to End in Divorce than First,” NECN interview, April 2013

“January Marks Divorce Month,” NECN interview, January 2013

“Getting Divorced? Choose Your Facebook Posts Carefully,” WBUR interview, May 2012

“Gray Divorce Rates on the Rise Among Older Couples,” FOX25 News interview, March 2012

“Facebook and Divorce,” FOX25 News interview, January 2012

Resources
Carolyn
Practices
  • Divorce & Family
Education

J.D., Suffolk University Law School

B.A., Rollins College

Admissions

Massachusetts

U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts

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