Heather M. Ward

Heather M. Ward

Family Law Attorney
Boston, MA

AVVO

RATING

8.7

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

5 questions answered.

About Me

As an attorney, I represent people of all different backgrounds.  I believe in a common sense approach to solving legal issues, which includes staying connected with you, my client.  I strive to maintain the skill, knowledge, and dedication necessary to serve  clients successfully.  In short, my law practice provides a different kind of legal experience.  

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Fixed (Sometimes), Pro Bono (15%), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Excellent Attorney for Small Business Owners

Posted by: a client 4 days ago.

Heather helped me to settle a very stressful dispute with a former client. I felt that the situation had gotten out of control, so I asked Heather...

Highly inexperienced

Posted by: a client 8 months ago.

This lawyer is extremely inexperienced. Her decision into move forward without preparation was costly to my case. It allowed the other side to make...
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Endorsements

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Clarence Darrow Richardson Jr.
Clarence Richardson

Newton, MA

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Friend

I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Ward is one of the best. She is one of the most compassionate and caring attorneys I know. She is extremely...
Thomas R. Beauvais
Thomas Beauvais

Melrose, MA

About 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Attorney Ward is a very knowledgeable and hard working litigator. I have worked with her several times and have always been impressed.
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Résumé

License

2008 License Status: Active for the state of Massachusetts.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/17/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2011 – present

Law Office of Heather M. Ward

Education

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2008 Juris Doctor in

New England School of Law

Awards

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2014 Pro Bono Certificate of Recognition

Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court

Associations

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2011- present Panel Attorney

Boston Bar Association, Volunteer Lawyers Project


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Portfolio

Publications

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2012 Overcoming Ourselves: Challenges Facing Females Entering the Legal Profession Today

Mass Dissent

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Opening Your Own Law Practice

at National Lawyers Guild: Mentorship Happy Hour