McGrath Legal Team Member and Senior Paralegal, Marianna is originally from a little hamlet on Long Island called Copiague, which is located next to the more popular Town of Amityville, from which the Amityville Horror book and movies were derived. She and her family moved to Bedford, New Hampshire in early 2004.
Marianna has known since high school that she wanted to make a career out of working in a law office environment, assisting attorneys. In fact, she believes she was destined to end up at McGrath Law Firm and jokes that as a child she learned to ride a horse on a horse named Esquire, and occasionally visited Pelham, New Hampshire where she visited her relatives on McGrath Road.
Early in her career, while going to college and waitressing part time, Marianna took a job as a file clerk to simply get her foot in a law firm. She worked her way up through the ranks by proving her abilities. Learning all aspects of law firm operations has proven to be an asset and essential to developing the skills she has acquired to date.
In her downtime, Marianna enjoys spending time with her family, visiting with friends and family back on Long Island and traveling.
Marianna’s experience in the legal industry.
Marianna has 20+ years of experience as a legal assistant/paralegal. She really knows all the ins-and-outs of the industry. She holds an AAS-Paralegal from Nassau Community College, plus quite a few other credits through NCC. Marianna enjoys and continues her education when the opportunity arises by taking various CLEs and other continuing education courses.
Marianna joined the McGrath Law Firm team in June 2005 as an assistant to Attorney Peter G. McGrath. Over the years, this role has grown to include working closely with most of the attorneys in the office and overseeing the company billing. Marianna also assists on other McGrath business ventures in New Hampshire. Marianna is a New Hampshire notary public and also holds her inactive New Hampshire real estate license.
Moreover, Marianna’s skills and 20+ years of legal industry experience make her someone you want assisting on your case. Marianna’s experience in the field, past and present, includes the areas of bankruptcy, civil litigation, corporate documents and formations, and real estate matters. Marianna has also been assisting with the marketing, press releases, blogs and social media, etc. She looks forward to learning more about this aspect of the business.
In conclusion, one reason you want Marianna in your corner is that she attends conferences and continually stays up to date and enjoys learning about industry trends. Marianna is also more than just what her job title suggests. She contributes to keeping the office working at maximum efficiency; mentors her peers and provides support to all attorneys in the office.
The legal team members at the McGrath Law Firm, founded by attorney Peter McGrath, will walk you through every step of the challenging legal matter to address your concerns and achieve your goals as efficiently as possible. From civil litigation, personal injury, Collaborative Law, Family Law, foreclosure prevention, criminal defense, the experienced attorneys at McGrath Law Firm have a successful track record in all aspects of Family Law. Call us to schedule your consultation at (603) 224-7111.