Steven R. Ballard

Steven R. Ballard

Divorce / Separation Lawyer
Wellesley, MA




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About Me

I represent individuals in divorce and family law and criminal defense cases in the Greater Boston area.I regularly appear in the probate and family courts of Middlesex, Norfolk and Worcester Counties, and the other counties throughout Eastern Massachusetts. I represent a very diverse group of people with divorce and family law cases, and have developed substantial expertise in this area, as well...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Free Consultation (60 minutes), Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

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Steven Ballard

Posted by: a Divorce client almost 3 years ago.

My life would be drastically different had I not employed the compassionate, understanding, effective, pragmatic, good humored, wise and tough...

A human lawer

Posted by: Rick Peralta about 5 years ago.

Attorney Ballard is sensitive, caring, intelligent, talented, congenial and so much more. He stood for me with dignity in difficult circumstances and...
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Showing 2 of 20 peer endorsements

Steven Edward Zlochiver
Steven Zlochiver

Newton, MA

About 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I am glad to endorse Steve. We have opposed each other and have worked together. Steve has an extraordinary ability to think on his feet and to...
Todd Allen Davidson
Todd Davidson

Plainville, MA

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I strongly endorse Attorney Ballard. On several occasions, I have been very impressed by his great ability to handle extremely difficult cases. His...
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2001 License Status: Active for the state of Massachusetts.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/14/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.


Showing 1 of 3 degrees

1997 MM-Master of Music in Piano Performance

New England Conservatory of Music


Showing 1 of 21 awards

2014 SJC Pro Bono Honor Roll 2014

Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts


Showing 1 of 19 association entries

2014- present Member

Divorce Center

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Showing 2 of 3 publications

2008 In Search of the Kinder and Gentler Divorce: Mediation and Collaborative Divorce vs. Traditional Divorce: Part One

Divorce Source

2008 In Search of the Kinder and Gentler Divorce: Mediation, Collaborative Divorce and Traditional Divorce: Part Two

Divorce Source

Speaking Engagements

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2015 “Divorce Matters for You” – What You Need to Know about Divorce in Massachusetts

at Divorce Workshop Series, Attorney on Interdisciplinary Faculty Panel (April, June, October, December)

2014 Shared Parenting and Child Support: Formulas, Incentives and Consequences

at Annual Conference, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, Toronto

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