Local Attorney Receives Recognition
Dec 11, 2015 07:40AM
By Bill Gilman
Atty. Cheryl Garrity
BURLINGTON/TEWKSBURY. Attorney Cheryl Garrity, a Burlington Probate and Family Law attorney who resides in Tewksbury has been designated a Certified Financial Litigator and was named a Super Lawyer by Thomson Reuters.
Garrity recently received the designation of a Certified Financial Litigator (CFL) by the American Academy for Certified Financial Litigators (AACFL). The AACFL provides customized training in the financial aspects of litigation including accounting, taxation, investments, valuation, forensics and compensation. The CFL™ is a designation awarded by the organization to select practitioners who have received this high level training and passed the CFL™ examination. Membership in the AACFL is reserved for an elite group of practitioners dedicated to meeting the highest standards of financial representation and of ethical practice. .
In addition, Garrity was selected as a Super Lawyer, having been evaluated on 12 indicators of peer recognition and professional achievement. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.
Garrity graduated from the University of Massachusetts – Amherst as a Commonwealth Scholar in 1988 and then attended Northeastern University School of Law. She was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar in 1991 and practices in the area of Family and Probate Law in Burlington, Massachusetts.