Lara P. Barnett, Esq.

Lara P. Barnett is an attorney at Mack & Associates.  Her practice concentrates on Family and Matrimonial Law, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury Law, Real Estate and Traffic offenses, including DWI cases.  Lara has over 24 years’ experience in both criminal and civil law and has extensive trial experience.

Lara was an Assistant District Attorney for more than ten years having prosecuted defendants charged with Murder, Assault, Domestic Violence, Robbery, Burglary, DWI, Sexual offenses, Drug crimes, community offenses and traffic matters.  After leaving the District Attorney’s Office, Lara worked for Governor Pataki as Special Counsel to the Appointment’s Secretary before opening her own law office.  Lara’s private practice focused on Family/Domestic Law and Criminal Law.

Lara represents clients in Family and Supreme Courts on matters involving divorce, separation, child custody and parenting time, child support and grandparent’s rights.  Lara also represents criminal defendants charged with violations, traffic matters including DWI, misdemeanors and felonies.  Lara is a strong advocate for children, representing their interests in various Family and Supreme court matters as well as representing children charged with juvenile offenses.  In addition, Lara handles personal injury matters and residential real estate transactions.

Lara has extensive trial experience as a prosecutor, criminal defense attorney and civil litigator.  She practices in Schenectady, Albany, Saratoga, Schoharie, Fulton, Montgomery and Rensselaer counties.

Lara lives in Duanesburg with her husband and their two children.

Overview

Lara P. Barnett is an attorney at Mack & Associates.  Her practice concentrates on Family and Matrimonial Law, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury Law, Real Estate and Traffic offenses, including DWI cases.  Lara has over 24 years’ experience in both criminal and civil law and has extensive trial experience.

Lara was an Assistant District Attorney for more than ten years having prosecuted defendants charged with Murder, Assault, Domestic Violence, Robbery, Burglary, DWI, Sexual offenses, Drug crimes, community offenses and traffic matters.  After leaving the District Attorney’s Office, Lara worked for Governor Pataki as Special Counsel to the Appointment’s Secretary before opening her own law office.  Lara’s private practice focused on Family/Domestic Law and Criminal Law.

Lara represents clients in Family and Supreme Courts on matters involving divorce, separation, child custody and parenting time, child support and grandparent’s rights.  Lara also represents criminal defendants charged with violations, traffic matters including DWI, misdemeanors and felonies.  Lara is a strong advocate for children, representing their interests in various Family and Supreme court matters as well as representing children charged with juvenile offenses.  In addition, Lara handles personal injury matters and residential real estate transactions.

Lara has extensive trial experience as a prosecutor, criminal defense attorney and civil litigator.  She practices in Schenectady, Albany, Saratoga, Schoharie, Fulton, Montgomery and Rensselaer counties.

Lara lives in Duanesburg with her husband and their two children.

Professional Associations

Lara is admitted in New York and South Dakota and is a member of the NYS Bar, Schenectady County Bar, Capital District Women’s Bar Association and the South Dakota Bar.