AMANDA LAIRD CREEGAN
Lehigh University (B.A. cum laude)
Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D.)
Amanda Laird Creegan, an associate in the firm, graduated from Seton Hall University School of Law in 2010 and was a cum laude graduate of Lehigh University in 2005.
Ms. Creegan has practiced matrimonial and family law exclusively since her graduation from law school. She has significant experience in all aspects of complex matrimonial and family law litigation, including, drafting complex settlement agreements, regularly appearing in Supreme Court and Family Court and has extensive litigation experience, including assisting with a 48 day financial trial and numerous custody trials.
Ms. Creegan, who has been rated a Rising Star by Super Lawyers, is the co-author with Harriet Newman Cohen of an article published on July 31, 2017 by the New York Law Journal entitled, "Social Media In Divorce and Family Law: A Trap for the Unwary?" She also taught a CLE course with Lindsay R. Pfeffer, a partner at the firm, to the Nassau County Bar Association – Matrimonial Law Committee on the subject of “Social Media in Divorce and Family Law: Trends, Implications and Precautions.”
Following her graduation from law school, Ms. Creegan served as the judicial clerk for the Honorable Thomas P. Zampino, J.S.C. (ret.), Chancery Division, Family Part (2010 – 2011) in Newark, New Jersey. During law school, Ms. Creegan worked in the Seton Hall Law’s Center for Social Justice, Family Law Clinic and also was an intern at Sanctuary for Families, Center for Battered Women. She was the Senior Associate Comments Editor for the Seton Hall Circuit Review and was voted the Best Oral Advocate, Appellate Advocacy.
Ms. Creegan is a member of the New York State Bar Association, the New York Women’s Bar Association, the New York City Bar Association, and the New York County Lawyers' Association.
Ms. Creegan is admitted in both New York (2011) and New Jersey (2010).