Nanette Ida Metcalf, Founder & Managing Attorney

Mrs. Nanette Ida Metcalf is founder and managing partner at Metcalf & Metcalf, P.C., she is both an attorney and an advocate for alternative dispute options. She received both a Juris Doctor in General Litigation and a Masters of Law in Dispute Resolution. Mrs. Metcalf takes pride in offering both traditional and non-traditional legal services such as limited-scope services, mediation, arbitration, and litigation. Mrs. Metcalf understands and appreciates that all cases are different and works with clients to provide legal options designed to save time, money, headache, and hassle.


New York State Bar; California State Bar; American Bar Association; New York State Bar Association; Academy of Professional Family Mediators.


Certificate of Appreciation (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission); Senior Editor, Law Review (Thomas M. Cooley Law School); Top 3 Litigator, Moot Court Competition (Thomas M. Cooley Law School); Dean’s List & Honor Roll, all terms (Thomas M. Cooley Law School); Academic Scholarship, all terms (Thomas M. Cooley Law School); National Dean’s List (St. John’s University); Chancellor’s List (St. John’s University); Dean’s List & Honor Roll, all term (St. John’s University); Honor’s Scholarship (St. John’s University).


“Tips For Managing Gender Differences in Times of Conflict” (Federal Energy Regulatory Commission).


California State Bar (2012); New York State Bar (2013); 40 Hour Divorce Mediation Training Certificate of Completion from the Center for Mediation & Training in New York (2013).


Pepperdine, School of Law, Masters of Law in Dispute Resolution (2013); Thomas M. Cooley Law School, Juris Doctor, cum laude honors diploma (2011); St. John’s University, Bachelor’s of Science, summa cum laude honors diploma (2007).


South Brooklyn Legal Services (Brooklyn, NY, 2013-present); New York Legal Services (New York, NY 2013); Harriet Buhai Center for Family Law (Los Angeles, CA, 2013); Staten Island Legal Services (Staten Island, NY 2012).