Philip J. Byers

Philip J. Byers

Divorce / Separation Lawyer

North Andover, MA

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RATING

7.6

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No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

1 question answered.

About Me

Massachusetts Family Law/Divorce Attorney, serving the Andover, Salem, Cambridge and Worcester area, and has been recognized by Boston Magazine as a Top Family Law Attorney.  He is well known for handling complex and highly contested cases, both at the lower court level and at the appellate level.  Attorney Byers has earned an excellent reputation as a zealous advocate for his clients and for his...

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Practice Areas

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Client Reviews

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Exemplary!!

Posted by: a Probate client 9 months ago.

I originally went to Attorney Byers for advice and representation on a probate matter. I was quite shaken up at the time and wasn’t sure there was...

Top Notch Attorney

Posted by: a Family client 9 months ago.

Attorney Byers represented me in a paternity matter and did an excellent job. He took time to explain the laws and what my rights were and was very...
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Endorsements

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Rachel L. Colon
Rachel Colon

Easthampton, MA

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Philip is a leader in the industry and has the experience, knowledge and skills that provide his clients with the highest level of representation.
Valerie E. Cooney
Valerie Cooney
About 1 year ago

Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Having worked for and with Attorney Byers for the last several years, I can attest to his knowledge, professionalism, and genuine care for his clients.
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Résumé

License

1975 License Status: Active for the state of Massachusetts.
Last updated by Avvo: 07/29/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1975 – present

Law Office of Philip J. Byers

Education

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1974 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Suffolk University Law School

Awards

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Top Massachusetts Lawyer- Family Law

Boston Magazine

Associations

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1990- present Fellow

American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers


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Portfolio

Publications

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Co-author of Amicus Curiae Briefs regarding the Blixt (Grandparent Visitation) and Champagne (Permanent Restraining Orders) decisions by the Supreme Judicial Court.

American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers

Co-authored text entitled Unmarried Couples

Suffolk Law School, Advanced Legal Studies

Speaking Engagements

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Lecturer and Panelist

at Suffolk University Law School, Advanced Studies