Dana LaMothe, Esq. is an associate attorney at the law office of Steven M. Cytryn, LLC. Her practice includes divorce and family law.
Dana received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Delaware and her JD from Drexel University’s Thomas R. Kline School of Law. During law school, Dana was selected as the recipient of the Carl “Tobey” Oxholm Fellowship, which supported her work in the Health and Adult Services Unit at the Law Department for the City of Philadelphia. She primarily worked in mental health court, while also assisting with other civil matters on behalf of the City. Dana also interned for Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield in the government services unit in Ewing and at the Community Health Law Project in Trenton.
After law school, Dana clerked for the Honorable Bernadette N. DeCastro, J.S.C. in the New Jersey Judiciary, Hudson Vicinage, Family Part. Judge DeCastro’s docket consisted of mainly child welfare (DCP&P) cases, but also included child custody, domestic violence and adoption matters. Once her clerkship concluded, Dana went to work at Hudson County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) in Jersey City. For two years, she worked as a case supervisor for volunteer advocates who were appointed by the Judges in Hudson County to work with foster children and their families. Dana also coordinated recruitment and volunteer training during her time at CASA.
Dana comes to the firm with experience in a variety of family law, adoption and DCP&P (formerly DYFS) matters, and is committed to providing diligent representation to individuals and families going through challenging and emotional situations.