Andrea Vacca, Esq. is an attorney with a private practice in Manhattan that focuses exclusively on non-adversarial divorce and family law matters. After practicing traditional litigation-focused matrimonial law since 1992, Andrea became a family and divorce mediator in 2005 and a collaborative divorce attorney in 2006. Since then, she has turned her law practice away from adversarial litigation and toward representing parties in collaborative and cooperative divorce. She also works as a mediator and counsels parties before, during and after the mediation process.
Ms. Vacca has taught a number of Continuing Legal Education courses on the topics of collaborative law and mediation and she has written on the topic of collaborative law as well.
She is on the Board of Directors of the New York Association of Collaborative Professionals; on the Board of Directors of the New York Women’s Bar Association, a member of the Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York and a member of the Family Law Section of the New York State Bar Association.