Kristen W. Jiang

Kristen W. Jiang

Associate
Location:
Lexington, Massachusetts
Phone:
781-325-1786
978-296-5107
Fax:
781-861-1833
Email:

Kristen W. Jiang joined the firm of Kajko, Weisman & Colasanti, LLP as an Associate Attorney in 2015. Ms. Jiang dedicates her practice to family law and handles all types of divorce, custody, support, modification, and contempt matters. She is adept in managing a wide range of cases, from uncontested matters to trials. Since joining the Firm, Ms. Jiang has served as the second chair on eight multi-day trials in the Middlesex and Essex Probate and Family Courts, has successfully tried a one-day modification case in Middlesex County, and has appeared before numerous courts throughout the Commonwealth on a variety of matters.

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Jiang served as a Public Interest Law Fellow at the Volunteer Lawyers Project of the Boston Bar Association. As part of her fellowship, she represented indigent clients in family law and guardianship matters, supervised a legal clinic at the Suffolk County Probate and Family Court, and conducted community outreach.

Ms. Jiang earned her law degree at Boston University School of Law and her undergraduate degree at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. During law school, Ms. Jiang dedicated much of her time to public interest work, including serving as a Summer Fellow at the Harvard Legal Aid Bureau and interning for the Massachusetts Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild.

Ms. Jiang lives in Salem, Massachusetts and in her free time, loves to relax with her husband and Havanese puppy, Harry.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2013

Education

  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. cum laude - 2013
  • Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
    • B.A. magna cum laude - 2010

Honors and Awards

  • Volunteer Lawyers Project Meg Connolly MVP Award, 2015
  • Boston University J.D. Pro Bono Award Recipient, 2013

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • North Shore Women in Business, Secretary, 2017 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Volunteer Lawyers Project, Member and Volunteer Attorney, 2015 - Present