Law Office of Lynn Whitney
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Welcome to The Law Office Of Whitney and Pacheco!
Attorney  Lynn Whitney of The Law Office of Whitney and Pacheco
Attorney Lynn Whitney Offers you more than 33 years of trial experience in the Probate and Family Courts, District Courts and Superior Courts of Bristol, Plymouth and Barnstable Counties. She has also been active in numerous community organizations over the years and as a speaker on various topics.

Click here to read Attorney Whitney's article "March 1 brings sea change in alimony rules and awards" published in The Standard Times January 27, 2012.

Attorney Whitney's Affiliations:

  • President of the Bristol Bar Association (2003-2004)
  • Member of the Women’s Bar Association
  • Member of the New Bedford Bar Association; former President (1998-2000)
  • Attorney Whitney has been very active in the New Bedford Community over the years having been involved with the formation of the community action agency PACE in the early 1980's; having been a director of the Greater New Bedford Women's Center; a Director and then President of the YWCA of Southeastern Massachusetts for 5 years during the 1990's; a trustee and officer of the SouthCoast Hospital's Board for several years; and the present President of the First Unitarian Church of New Bedford

The Law Office of Whitney and Pacheco
also provides counsel and advice regarding most legal matters and prepares legal documents.
Attorney Wendy Pacheco
Attorney Wendy Pacheco is a licensed independent clinical social worker, is a graduate of New England School of Law in Boston and experienced in family and civil law. She practices law in Probate and Juvenile Courts of Bristol and Plymouth Counties.

Attorney Pacheco's Affiliations:

  • Member of the Massachusetts Association of Guardian Ad Litems.
  • Member of the Massachusetts Bar Association
  • Member of the Women’s Bar Association
  • Experienced Guardian Ad Litem (court appointed investigator in child related matters) having performed over 200 GAL investigations in Plymouth, Bristol and Dukes Counties. Learn more about Guardian Ad Litem.>>>
  • Qualified as an expert in child custody, parenting plans

Specialties and Services:
  • Handling Personal Injury
  • Contracts
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Business Litigation
  • Domestic Relations Litigation including divorce
  • Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Adoptions
  • Arbitration/Mediation
  • Custody
  • Paternity
  • Guardianship
  • Probate and Administration of Estates
  • Will Contests
  • Adoption
  • Preparation of Wills, Durable Power of Attorney and Health Care Proxy.
  • Will Contests
  • Separation Agreements

We accept MasterCard MasterCard, and Visa Visa.
Location & Directions:
The Law Office of Whitney and Pacheco is located in historic downtown New Bedford at 150 Eighth Street.

From I-195 E or W.
Take Exit 15, MA 18S.
Follow Route 18S until Union Street.
Take a right onto Union Street.
Take a right onto Eighth Street.
We are number 150.

Lynn Whitney
Conference room of The Law Office of Whitney and Pacheco
For your convenience office hours are weekdays by appointment.

Since Attorney Whitney and Attorney Pacheco spend many hours a week in court on their clients’ behalf, it is best to call the office in advance and arrange for a consultation or meeting. Attorney Whitney or Attorney Pacheco will also return phone inquiries for current clients in a timely fashion.

To arrange an appointment with The Law Office of Whitney and Pacheco call: 508-996-8297.

Law Office of Whitney and Pacheco
150 Eighth Street
New Bedford, MA 02740

Telephone: 508-996-8297
Fax:. 508-997-6271


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Law Office of Lynn Whitney