Karen Ann Christensen

Karen Ann Christensen

Sole Practitioner
Quincy, Massachusetts

Karen has been a family law attorney for over 22 years. Her areas of practice include divorce or separation, paternity, custody, child support, alimony, modifications of agreements, contempt actions, non-compliance of court orders, grandparent visitation, division of assets and collaborative law.

She provides representation in both uncontested and highly contested divorces. She always attempts to resolve matters in an amicable manner and avoid lengthy court proceedings. When litigations is necessary, attorney Christensen strongly advocates for the needs of her clients. Her many years of experience help her to achieve favorable resolution to each client's issues. Clients always received the personal attention and communication needed to navigate the complexities that may arise in any case. She works closely with professionals in other areas such as financial planning, taxes and real estate. This collaboration with other professionals enables her clients to achieve a comprehensive resolution of the complex issues that they face.

Areas of Practice

  • Domestic Relations/Family Law
  • Personal Injury Plaintiff
  • Worker’s Compensation

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1990
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1990


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D.
  • Cornell College, Mt. Vernon, Iowa
    • B.A.
    • Major: English
    • Major: Sociology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Norfolk County Bar Association, Member, 1990 - Present
  • Plymouth County Bar Association, Member, 2011 - Present
  • Massachusetts Collaborative Law Counsel, Member
  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • Probate and Family Court Volunteer
  • Norfolk County Attorney of the Day, 1995 - Present