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NEW YORK, N.Y. – Tully Rinckey is pleased to announce that Racquel A. Cousins, Esq. has joined the firm’s Manhattan office as a partner, where she will practice exclusively family and matrimonial law.
Ms. Cousins has over two decades of experience in family and matrimonial law focused primarily on divorces and legal separations, issues relating to child support and custody, as well as assistance with adoptions and matters of child neglect and child abuse.
Prior to joining Tully Rinckey Ms. Cousins was previously a solo practitioner for 18 years with her own firm in New York City. Before starting her own practice in May 2004 Ms. Cousins was employed by the Nassau County Legal Aid Society, Criminal Defense Division.
Ms. Cousins obtained her Juris Doctor at the Norman Manley Law School in Kingston, Jamaica. She received subsequent admittance to the Jamaica Bar in November 2001. She obtained her B.A. at the University of the West Indies where she majored in History and Political Science.
“Although she joins the team as a Family and Matrimonial attorney, Ms. Cousins also has a wealth of experience in Criminal Defense, Immigration Law, Landlord Tenant, and Real Estate matters, which we believe makes her a great addition to the firm,” states Greg Rinckey, Managing Partner of Tully Rinckey’s New York City office. “Racquel takes extreme pride in her work towards helping others and possess all the qualities one could wish to see from an attorney and advocate.”
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Tully Rinckey PLLC is an international, multi-state, full-service law firm that bases its commitment to client service on developing an intimate knowledge of each client’s needs and objectives. Headquartered in Albany, New York, Tully Rinckey is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business, with 70 attorneys and offices located across New York State in Binghamton; Manhattan; Syracuse; Rochester; Saratoga Springs; and Buffalo, Austin and Houston, Texas, Washington, DC, San Diego, California, and internationally in Dublin, Ireland. The Firm handles a wide variety of legal matters including federal and private labor and employment law, real estate law, regulatory compliance and litigation, corporate law, military law, family and matrimonial law, trusts and estate law, immigration law and criminal law.