Patricia Hennessey

Lecturer in Law

Patricia Hennessey

Lecturer in Law

Patricia Hennessey is a partner at Hennessey & Bienstock, where she handles a wide range of matrimonial litigation and negotiation matters, including divorce, property distribution, child custody, support, pre- and post-nuptial agreements.

She has co-authored several publications on matrimonial law, including “Is The Law Male?”(with Sylvia Law), Chicago-Kent L. Rev, 1993, and “Valuation of Property in Marital Dissolutions,” 23 ABA Family Law Quarterly 339, 1994.

Hennessey earned her J.D. from New York University School of Law in 1979 and her B.A. from Hampshire College in 1976.

Advanced Family Law: Equitable Distribution
Advanced Family Law: Pre-Nups, Property Distribution, and Alimony in Divorce

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