Our Staff

Elaine M. O’Donnell, Esq

Associate Attorney (November, 2010 – Present)

Elaine O'Donnell is an Associate Attorney who joined the firm in 2003 as a family law and litigation paralegal. She maintained that position for several years and then earned her Juris Doctor from Western New England University School of Law in 2010. She holds a Bachelors Degree from the University of Connecticut.

As an Associate Attorney, she practices in all areas of civil litigation with a concentration in family law and landlord/tenant law.  Attorney O'Donnell is admitted to practice in Massachusetts, Connecticut and the US District Court, District of Massachusetts.

Paralegal (May, 2003 – November, 2010)

Domestic relations and civil litigation position which included intake interviews with clients, preparation of complaints and accompanying required paperwork for filing; preparing summonses, arranging for service; draft discovery requests, motion, pre-trial conference memoranda, financial statements and separation agreements. Also, preparation for deposition examinations and trials. Extensive telephone and personal contact with clients, opposing counsel and court personnel.

Beth Titus


Beth Titus joined the firm in 2007. She serves as a family law and litigation paralegal. She has more than 30 years of experience in the legal field in many areas of law, and worked for a variety of firms in Western Massachusetts and central New Jersey. She holds a Bachelors Degree in Business Administration and an Associate’s Degree in Marketing from York College of Pennsylvania. Her legal background and education combined allow her to understand each client’s needs.

Joy Gelinas

Administrative Assistant

Joy Gelinas joined the firm in early 2011. She has extensive experience in legal office procedures and has worked in the legal field for over 20 years. She holds an Associate’s Degree from the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City, New York. She also has a Legal Secretary Certificate from the former St. John’s School of Business of West Springfield, Massachusetts. Her professional experience in the field, together with her education, provide a great asset to our office and clients.