Education: Karen graduated magna cum laude from Elmira College with a B.A degree in 2001 and she graduated cum laude from Albany Law School of Union University with a Juris Doctor degree in 2004. At Albany Law School, Karen served as a member and associate editor of the Albany Law Review and competed in the Negotiation Competitions and was a member of the Albany Law School chapter of the American Inn of Court.
Experience: Karen was admitted to the Connecticut State Bar in 2004, the New York State Bar in 2005 and was admitted to the United States District Court, Northern District of New York, in 2005. After graduating from Albany Law School, Karen focused her practice on representing clients who were going through marital and family difficulties, including divorce, separation agreements, maintenance, child support and child custody issues. In 2009 Karen continued representing those facing marital and family problems as the owner of the Law Offices of Karen A. Rhoades. During August of 2010, Karen founded Rhoades, Cunningham & McFadden, PLLC with lawyers Daniel Cunningham and John McFadden.
Associations: Karen is a member of the Albany County Bar Association and the Justinian Society.
Training: Karen is mediation trained and completed the Fundamentals of Law Guardian Program.
Practice Areas: Karen practices primarily in the areas of matrimonial and family Law. She also handles certain criminal matters, real estate transactions, estate planning and business law matters.
Karen A. Rhoades
Divorce Law, Separation Agreements, Spousal Maintenance, Child Support, Custody, Visitation, Adoptions, Mediation, Criminal Matters, Real Estate Transactions, Estate Planning and Business Law