Joanna joined Spodek Law Group P.C. as a legal intern in January 2012, the only intern chosen among a highly competitive group of applicants. A graduate of CUNY Law School, Joanna has dedicated her academic and professional career to helping navigate the challenges of going through a divorce or custody battle. She has worked with the Safe Horizon Domestic Violence Law Project providing counsel and support to domestic violence survivors. She has handled child welfare/child protection issues, custody and visitation issues. She is skilled at drafting motions and tackling complex matters of law. Joanna is thorough and detail oriented, she leaves no stone unturned when she is handling a case. She has studied Mediation strategies which gives her an advantage when it comes to dispute resolution. Joanna treats each case with compassion and care and understands that family matters are extremely personal in nature. Joanna speaks polish fluently and is active in the Polish community in Brooklyn, NY. Joanna is licensed to practice law in both New York and New Jersey.