The team at Goulet Law is passionate about helping families. Before opening her firm to focus solely on family law and estate planning, attorney Vanessa Goulet worked in family law and litigation, and began taking on pro bono family law work as a volunteer attorney before launching Goulet Law, PLLC in Henderson, Nevada. Goulet Law has been serving families throughout Clark County since that time. Goulet Law prides itself on providing service that is accessible to all kinds of individuals, families and budgets.
Vanessa S. Goulet
Vanessa Goulet has been working in the legal industry for nearly 20 years, including several years in the area of family law. After obtaining her undergraduate degree in Legal Studies, she received her Certificate in Paralegal Studies, maintaining honor roll status. While working full-time as a family law paralegal and law clerk, Vanessa attended law school as an evening student. During her time in law school, she was a Dean’s List student, a member of Moot Court Board, and received academic achievement awards in the areas of family law, youth law, real property, evidence, and taxation.
Vanessa was admitted to the practice of law in Nevada in 2015. Prior to forming Goulet Law, PLLC, Vanessa practiced in the areas of real estate, personal injury and construction defect litigation. She has also served as a pro bono volunteer attorney in the area of family law.
• B.A. Legal Studies – University of California, Berkeley (2007)
• Certificate in Paralegal Studies – California State University, East Bay (2009)
• J.D. – Golden Gate University School of Law (2014)
• B.S. Chemistry – University of California, San Diego (2015)
• J.D. – California Western School of Law (2018)
Kucher Zakholy grew up in San Diego, California and Las Vegas, Nevada. She obtained her undergraduate degree in Chemistry from the University of California, San Diego, and soon thereafter, decided to attend law school where she received awards for academic excellence in Torts II, Administrative Law and Legal Drafting, as well as recognition for 50 hours Pro Bono work.
During her time in law school, Kucher was the student manager for the Community Law Project at California Western School of Law, and interned with various non-profit organizations dealing with victims of domestic violence, elderly and low-income individuals. The bulk of her time was spent interning and clerking with the San Diego County Public Defender’s Office.
Kucher moved back to Nevada in 2019 and was admitted to the practice of law in Nevada in 2020.
Kucher is a member of the Clark County Bar Association, and volunteers her time as a pro bono family law and estate planning attorney.
Legal Assistant/ Paralegal
B.A. Law and Justice – Central Washington University (2018)
Certificate in Paralegal Studies – Tacoma Community College (2019)
Stephanie Forte has worked in the legal community for over five years in the fields of family law, probate, and guardianship. After obtaining her undergraduate degree in Law and Justice, Stephanie received her Certificate in Paralegal Studies. Stephanie has worked as support staff in private practice firms in Washington, as well as having extensive experience as a former Deputy Court Clerk in Thurston County, Washington. Stephanie is the firm’s first point of contact, and is a valuable asset to the team!
Trust Goulet Law, PLLC
When You Need A Great Family Law Attorney
File for divorce, determine custody, and draft your wills and trusts in Henderson, NV.
Fighting with an ex-spouse, splitting up custody of your children, and drafting a will aren’t exactly everyone’s favorite things to do. Fortunately, Goulet Law, PLLC makes all three easier. Vanessa Goulet works hard to help clients put their families first during divorce proceedings, custody battles, and estate planning consultations.
When you’re looking for a lawyer, you need someone who will be a zealous advocate for you. Hire Goulet Law, PLLC to help you through any family law or estate planning issue in Henderson, NV.
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Who Has Years of Family Law and Estate Planning Experience
Vanessa Goulet helps clients:
Procure divorces, legal separations, and annulments in Henderson, NV
Negotiate spousal support
Divide property and assets with an ex-spouse
Determine child support
Set up child custody plan
Set up trusts for your benefit, and benefit of loved ones
Draft a will and appoint agents for powers of attorney