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Jessica Hugabone Vinson, Esq.

Biography

Jessica Hugabone Vinson, Esq. graduated from Western New England University in Springfield, Massachusetts, with a Bachelors Degree in political science, and received her J.D. from Albany Law School. Jessica has extensive legal experience having worked in private practice in the fields of matrimonial and family law, assisting spouses, parents, grandparents and others in navigating their proceedings in the various courts. Jessica is a certified divorce mediator and works with the spouses to reach a fair and sound agreement that meets both spouses' needs. Jessica is also appointed as an Attorney for the Child in Saratoga and Warren Counties, advocating for children's rights.

Jessica is actively involved in the community, currently serving on the Tri-County Literacy Center Board of Trustees as Vice Chair, the Wiawaka Center for Women Board of Trustees as Secretary, and the SUNY Adirondack Foundation Board. Jessica is also a member of the New York State Bar, Warren County Bar Association, and the Adirondack Women's Bar Association, as well as a member of the Soroptimist of the Adirondacks. Jessica provides pro-bono services through the Private Attorney Involvement Program of the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York and was the director and founder of the Legal Clinic to Aid Survivors of Domestic Violence in Glens Falls, New York. Jessica has received numerous awards in connection with her pro bono service and assistance to survivors of the domestic violence, including the Distinguished Service Award from the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York in 2021, the Angelo T. Cometa Award from the New York State Bar Association in 2016, the Crime Victim Rights Award from the Domestic Violence Project in 2016, the President's Pro Bono Service Awards from the New York State Bar Association in 2014, and the Post Star's 20 Under 40 Award in 2014. Jessica has also been named a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyer Magazine for years 2017 through 2021.

Education

  • Albany Law School of Union University, Albany, New York
    • J.D.
  • Western New England University, Springfield, Massachusetts
    • B.A.
    • Major: Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 2009
  • Massachusetts, 2008

Professional Associations

  • NYS Bar Association, 2009 to Present
  • Adirondack Women's Bar Association, 2015 to Present
  • Warren County Bar, 2021 to 2021

Current Employment Position

  • Partner

Languages

  • English

Specialties and Certifications

  • Mediation, Stalder Mediation, 2021
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Practice Areas:

  • Matrimonial & Family Law
  • Mediation
  • General Litigation

Honors

  • Distinguished Service Award- Legal Aid Society
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star
  • Angelo T. Cometa Award from the New York State Bar Association in 2016
  • Crime Victim Rights Award from the Domestic Violence Project in 2016
  • President’s Pro Bono Service Awards from the New York State Bar Association in 2014
  • Post Star’s 20 Under 40 Award in 2014

Pro Bono Activities

  • Private Attorney, Involvement Program - Legal Aid Society of NENY, 2010 to Present
  • Legal Clinic to Aid Survivors of Domestic Violence, 2010 to 2018

Past Positions

  • Bartlett, Pontiff, Stewart, & Rhodes, P.C., Partner