Phoenix, Arizona 85028
Profession(s)Lawyer, Mental Health Professional, Mediator
With an expertise in mediation, and family and juvenile law matters, Kristine has over three decades of experience working with families and children experiencing difficult transitional life events. Borne of a deep appreciation for holistic, solution-focused practice, Restorative Law and Mediation, PLLC was organized in December 2014.
Kristine’s multi-disciplinary approach to practice is influenced by her legal education received from Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University (’08), and Masters in Social work at Arizona State University (ASU) (’93). Kristine has practiced family law since 2011, has worked as an adjunct professor or in legal education since 2008, and was a child welfare social worker and therapist for fifteen (15) years prior to law school. Kristine is formerly the statewide Director of Training for what is now the Child Welfare Training Institute at the Arizona Department of Child Safety and the Director of Adoptions for Aid to Adoption of Special Kids (AASK).
Professional ActivitiesCollaborative Professionals of Phoenix- President 2020-22 Lodestar Dispute Resolution Center at Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law- Faculty Associate 40 Hour Mediation Training- Trainer
Grand Canyon University, 1990
Arizona State University, School of Social Work, MSW, 1993
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, JD, 2008
Collaborative Training Basic and Advanced
40 Hour Mediation Training
Family Law CLE
Domestic Violence and Child Welfare Training
High Conflict Communication Training