Tom Seeley is a trained divorce mediator and experienced attorney who works exclusively with clients who choose to seek resolution of their divorce and family law matters outside of the court room through divorce mediation and collaborative law. In addition to mediation, Tom has practiced matrimonial and family law in the Finger Lakes for more than ten (10) years and is the owner of Law Office of Thomas W. Seeley, PC.
Tom encourages clients to integrate mindfulness meditation and holistic practices into their daily lives to help couples manage the emotional trauma of divorce so that they can more easily develop mutual understanding and emerge from this emotionally challenging time unmarried, unattached and with as little emotional baggage as possible.
Tom completed his divorce mediation training at the New York Peace Institute in New York City. He received his Juris Doctor from Syracuse University College of Law in 2003 and his B.S. in Newspaper Journalism from Syracuse University’s Newhouse School in 1994. Tom is a member of the New York State Council on Divorce Mediation and CNY Collaborative Divorce Professionals, Inc. In addition, Tom practices mindfulness meditation daily and has learned from various teachers, including Tara Brach and Jack Kornfield and at the Zen Center of Syracuse Hoen-ji. Tom serves on a number of community boards, including Skaneateles Education Foundation, Inc., Auburn Public Theater, Inc., and Skaneateles Sunrise Rotary Club, Inc.