Linda Shay Gardner Esq.

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Gardner Law Offices

740 Main Street


A Bethlehem, PA, native whose practice focuses on family law. Represents clients in interstate and international family law. Recognised authority in international and interstate Child Abduction by the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children and Committee for Missing Children. Has reunited many families in USA and across the globe. Has worked or advised on more than 300 Hague Convention or other abduction cases where there is no bi-lateral treaty. Has represented and consulted with parents in cases involving more than 60 countries. Admitted: Supreme Court of Pennsylvania and New Jersey; three federal district courts; Third Circuit Court of Appeals; Fifth and Eleventh Circuit Courts of Appeal; also admitted pro hac vice in thirteen other jurisdictions. Expert Testimony provided on issues of parental child abduction and the prevention of child abduction.

Languages Spoken: English

Practice Areas: Adoption, Appeals, Child Custody/Residence/Visitation/Contact, Child Support, Cohabitation, Divorce, Domestic Abuse/Violence/Protection Orders, Emergency Procedures/Injunctions, Enforcement: Child Custody, Enforcement: Child Support, Enforcement: Property Division, Enforcement: Spousal Support, Finance: Capital Provision, Finance: Insolvency, Finance: Property Issues, Hague Convention/Child Abduction, Modification/Variation: Child Custody, Modification/Variation: Child Support, Modification/Variation: Property Division, Modification/Variation: Spousal Support, Parentage/Paternity, Pre-nuptial/Post-nuptial Agreements, Relocation/Removal from Jurisdiction, Same Sex Partnerships, Spousal Support/Maintenance/Alimony, Surrogacy

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