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Martha R Bagley

Martha R Bagley

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Contracts & Agreements, Litigation, Appeals

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1994

  1. Divorce & Separation: 75%
  2. Litigation: 10%
  3. Contracts & Agreements: 10%
  4. Appeals: 5%



Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Nicole Reilly

    I endorse Attorney Bagley without reservation. She is one of the most diligent, well respected practitioners in her field.


    Nicole Reilly Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Donald Lloyd Pitman

    Attorney Bagley is one of the finest domestic relations attorneys practicing in Essex County today. She has a thorough understanding of the law, is always immaculately prepared, has the respect of both the judges and other attorneys throughout Eastern Massachusetts, and shows true compassion for her clients. I would recommend her without hesitation to any individual in need of representaion throughout the Probate & Family Court.


    Donald Pitman Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Martha R. Bagley, P.C.

19 North Street
Salem, MA, 01970-3970




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyersThomson Reuters2015
Top Woman LawyersBoston Super Lawyers2014
Top Women of LawMA Lawyers Weekly2014
Lawyer of the YearNorth Shore Women Lawyers Association2014
Super LawyerThompson Reuters2013
MemberOxford Round Table2005
Woman AchieverNew England School of Law1994

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateBagley & Bagley, P.C.1995 - 2008
Legislative AideBoston City Council1988 - 1994


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Boston Marine SocietyHonorary Member2014 - Present
Essex County Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2013 - Present
Massachusetts Lawyers WeeklyBoard of Editors2013 - Present
North Shore Women Lawyers AssociationDirector2010 - Present
Boston Port and Seamen's Aid SocietySecretary / Treasurer2010 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember/ Mock Trial Judge2009 - Present
Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc.Faculty2008 - Present
East Boston Savings BankTrustee2008 - Present
Massachusetts Lawyers WeeklyBoard of Editors2005 - 2008
Boston Inn of CourtSecretary2005 - 2006
Cabral CommitteeChairman2002 - 2011
Boston Inn of CourtExecutive Committee2000 - 2008
Boston Port & Seamen's Aid SocietyManager1999 - Present
Boston Inn of CourtMaster1999 - Present
Massachusetts Association Women Lawyers, Scholarship CommitteeDirectorN/A
Massachusetts Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
Women's BusinesReady or Not...1999


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
American Academy Certified Financial LitigatorsfinanceCFL2015
New England School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1994
Boston CollegePolitical ScienceMA - Masters1988
Boston CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1985

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Introducing and Excluding EvidenceEvidence2015
Common Divorce Problems and How to Solve themCommon Divorce Problems2015
Presenting and Excluding EvidenceEvidence2014
Presenting and Excluding EvidenceEvidence2013
Presenting and Excluding EvidenceEvidence2012
Law StudentsOral Advocacy2012