James Michael Baron

James Michael Baron

Education Law Attorney
Waltham, MA




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About Me

The majority of my my practice centers around legal issues between students and schools. This issue is my passion. Clients range from pre-Kindergarten through graduate schools. I also maintain a significant estate planning practice, including estate planning for families with special needs children. In addition to my J.D., I also have a Master's Degree in Education and a teaching certification. I...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Hourly ($200-$250/hour)

Client Reviews

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Extremely Satisfied Client

Posted by: Theresa over 1 year ago.

James Baron was always professional and courteous. He kept us informed, and immediately returned all of our calls and emails. James understood our...

Fabulous Special Education Lawyer

Posted by: Sara almost 3 years ago.

Jim was a true gentleman. He was honest and trustworthy and incredibly knowledgeable in the area of special education law. He even sent me emails...
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Michael P. Gerace
Michael Gerace

Worcester, MA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Awesome attorney. Highly respected in the legal community.
Corine K. Claxton
Corine Claxton
Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I had the pleasure of interviewing James Baron on Mass Law Radio. His knowledge of special education law is impressive. With great detail and clarity,...
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2008 License Status: Member in Good Standing for the state of Florida.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/14/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – present

Law Office of James M. Baron


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2007 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Suffolk University Law School


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2013 Rising Star

Super Lawyers


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2007- present Member

Massachusetts Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2009 Expelled Student's ADA Claim Against Law School Can Proceed

National Law Review

2006 When Good Intentions Go Bad: The MCAS Graduation Requirement and Special Education Children

Suffolk Law Review

Speaking Engagements

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2014 Running Your Own Special Education Law Practice

at COPAA 2014

2012 How to Start and Run a Solo Practice

at How to Start and Run a Solo Practice

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