Barrett D. Mack, Esq.
Barrett D. Mack is one of the founding members of Fitzsimmons, Mack & Mills, P.C. His practice concentrates in the areas of matrimonial and family law, employee benefits, with a focus on ERISA litigation, appellate practice, toxic tort litigation, surrogate’s proceedings, and municipal law. Barrett regularly represents clients in the State and Federal Courts of New York. In addition, Barrett serves the County of Columbia as an Assistant County Attorney since 2007.
Barrett is committed to giving back to the community by offering pro-bono representation for the Capital District Women’s Bar Association Legal Project, representing victims of domestic violence in Family Court, for which he received the 2006 Brigid Nolan Memorial Award from the Legal Project and the 2008 Pro Bono Award from the CDWBA.
In the areas of matrimonial and family law, Barrett regularly handles any type of domestic matter including complicated divorce actions involving the valuation and distribution of assets, child custody litigation, and support issues. Barrett has completed the necessary training to handle Collaborative Divorce matters. He practices in Albany, Columbia, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie and Sullivan Counties.
Barrett earned his law degree, cum laude, from Albany Law School of Union University, and his B.A. and B.S., both magna cum laude, from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
Barrett’s professional memberships include the New York State Bar Association, the Albany County, Columbia County, and Schoharie County Bar Associations, the American Bar Association, the American Trial Lawyer’s Association, and the Capital District Collaborative Divorce Association.
Barrett was published in the area of employee benefits in the New York State Bar Association Journal, September 2005 Issue, Vol. 77, No. 7, Page 32, Tax Alert—Major Changes in Rules Governing NQDCAs and successfully handles appeals to the Appellate Division, Third Department, see People v. Davis, 72 A.D. 3d 1292, (3rd Dept. 2010); People v. Perez, 93 A.D.3d 1032, (3rd Dept. 2012).
Barrett is admitted to practice law in both New York and Connecticut and practices out of the firm's Albany and Valatie offices.