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Barbara King

Barbara King

Family & Matrimonial Attorney
  • Divorce, Family Law
  • New York
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Barbara J. King is a partner with Tully Rinckey PLLC and concentrates her practice in the areas of Family and Matrimonial Law.

After graduating Valedictorian of her class at John Jay University, Barbara earned her Juris Doctor from the City University of New York at Queens College. She practiced on Long Island for several years before relocating to the Capital Region. Prior to joining Tully Rinckey PLLC Barbara held a principal role at a long-standing Capital Region law firm, where she focused her practice on Family and Matrimonial Law.

Barbara has a well-established connection and commitment to the Capital Region through various professional and not-for-profit organizations and volunteer work. She is an active member of the Capital District Women’s Bar Association, where she previously held the position of Treasurer and was editor of their newsletter. Barbara is involved in various legal organizations, including The Legal Project, where she informs litigants of their rights in Family Court and offers pro-bono representation. Barbara also works with domestic violence initiatives, assists Legal Project clinics and offers her services in matrimonial clinics for indigent people all at no charge. She is a member of the New York State Bar Association and a Board member of the Schenectady County Bar Association, of which she is the current Chair of the Pro Bono Committee. In this capacity, she has completed a Modest Means Panel Program that offers reduced legal fee services to low-income litigants with divorce and family law cases in Schenectady County.

Barbara has implemented a formal written Mediation Program for Tully Rinckey PLLC and acts as a Mentor. She is also in the process of formalizing a written Pro Bono Program for the firm.

For her commitment to the community, Barbara has received numerous awards, including the Suffolk County Pro Bono Award in 1994, the Capital District Women’s Bar Association Volunteer Attorney Award in 2001, the New York State Bar Association Pro Bono Award In 2004, the American Bar Association Difference Maker Award from the Solo/Small Practice Section in 2009 and in 2010, she was presented with the Schenectady County Bar Association's Lawyer of the Year award.

Barbara is also a past instructor of Paralegal Studies for both New York Institute of Technology and Bryant & Stratton. She has conducted Continuing Legal Education seminar presentations for Albany Law School, Schenectady County Bar Association, NBI, the Lorman Group and for the Third Department’s Law Guardian training programs.

Barbara is admitted to practice in New York State.

Practice Areas
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New York
Professional Experience
Partner
Tully Rinckey PLLC
Current
Education
Cuny Queens College
City University of New York - John Jay College of Criminal Justice
B.S.
Awards
Lawyer of the Year
Schenectady Bar Association
Super Lawyer
Thomson Reuters
Difference Maker Award
American Bar Association
Pro Bono Award
New York State Bar Association
Volunteer Attorney Award
Capital District Women's Bar Association
Suffolk County Pro Bono Award
Suffolk County Bar Association
Professional Associations
Capital District Women's Bar Association
Member
Current
New York State Bar Association
Member
Current
Schenectady County Bar Association
Member
Current
New York State Bar # 2163962
Member
- Current
Publications
Articles & Publications
Think Your Marital Knot May Come Untied?
InsuranceQuotes.com
For Many, New Year Prime Divorce Time
Daily Gazette *(Schenectady, NY)
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Videos
Custody - Family Law Lawyer - Barbara King - Tully Rinckey Albany, NY

Tully Rinckey Partner Barbara J.King discusses Custody

Barbara King Introduction - Family Lawyer - Tully Rinckey Albany, NY

Barbara J. King is a partner with Tully Rinckey PLLC and concentrates her practice in the areas of Family and Matrimonial Law. After graduating Valedictorian of her class at John Jay University, Barbara earned her Juris Doctor from the City University of New York at Queens College. She practiced on Long Island for several years before relocating to the Capital Region. Prior to joining Tully Rinckey PLLC Barbara held a principal role at a long-standing Capital Region law firm, where she focused her practice on Family and Matrimonial Law.

Divorce - Family Lawyer - Barbara King - Tully Rinckey Albany, NY

It is important that you have a lawyer who recognizes your emotions and is sensitive to them. Our Divorce & Family Law practice has knowledgeable and experienced attorneys that strive to meet your needs and wishes in an assertive, yet compassionate manner.

Albany, NY Divorce Lawyer Talks about No fault divorce in NY

No fault divorce is official in New York state. Divorce Attorney & Tully Rinckey Partner, Barbara J. King, explains what the recently enacted law means for people who want out of a marriage and who's affected by new spousal support laws.

Divorce Lawyer - Albany, NY - Rise in Prenuptial Agreements

Divorce Lawyer & Tully Rinckey Partner, Barbara J. King, discusses the recent rise in prenuptial agreements and what's causing the trend.

Family & Matrimonial Lawyer - Albany, NY - Boy's fire kills two

Family & Matrimonial Lawyer & Tully Rinckey Partner, Barbara J. King, discusses what's next for the Schenectady boy who started a fire and killed two family members.

Divorce Lawyer - Albany, NY - No Fault Divorce Legislation

Divorce Lawyer & Tully Rinckey Partner, Barbara J. King, discusses the impact of no-fault divorce legislation.

Divorce Lawyer - Albany, NY - Facebook and Divorce

Divorce Lawyer & Tully Rinckey Partner, Barbara J. King, discusses Facebook, Social Media and their contribution to divorce

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Tully Rinckey PLLC
441 New Karner Road
Albany, NY 12205
USA
Telephone: (518) 218-7100