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Arinda Brooks graduated from Southern Oregon University and Boston University School of Law. She is a member of the Massachusetts Bar and the National Organization of Social Security Claimant Representatives. She was an attorney at Landman Akashian, LLP for six years before she opened her own private practice in 2013: Brooks Law. She focuses her practice on Social Security disability and workers’ compensation and remains passionate about helping disabled people. She lives with her husband in Somerville, Massachusetts.


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Practice areas


  1. Social Security: 50%
    10 years
  2. Workers Compensation: 50%
    9 years



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  • Brendan G. Carney

    I have observed Attorney Brooks in the courtroom on several occasions and can say with certainty that she is an aggressive advocate for her clients and gets outstanding results, while at the same time doing so in a very professional manner.


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  • Noah A. Winkeller

    Attorney Brooks is a great advocate for her clients and I would highly recommend her to people looking for a social security or workers' compensation attorney


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Contact info

Brooks Law

490 Broadway
Suite 5
Somerville, MA, 02145


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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding AttorneyBrooks Law2013 - Present
AttorneyLandman Akashian, LLP2007 - 2013
ClerkMassachusetts Commission Against Discrimination2007 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
Massachusetts Bar AssociationN/A2013 - Present
Women's Bar Association of MassachusettsN/A2013 - Present
Massachusetts Academy of Trial AttorneysN/A2013 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Flaherty v. Sheriff of Suffolk CountyInjured Employee awarded assault pay
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Legal Rights WorkshopWorker's Compensation Myths in MA2015
Legal Rights WorkshopWorker's Compensation Basics2014
Small Firm PanelSmall Law Firm Life2012