Paula, named a WOMAN OF DISTINCTION IN LAW AND PUBLIC SERVICE by the Massachusetts... more
Paula, named a WOMAN OF DISTINCTION IN LAW AND PUBLIC SERVICE by the Massachusetts Association of Women Lawyers, practices family law and can help families avoid crisis (mediation, negotiation, collaborative law, parenting coordination, prenuptials, postnuptials, etc) or resolve a crisis (divorce, post-divorce, co-parenting issues, custody, paternity, same sex partnerships/divorces, etc). She e... view profile
Matthew P Barach has been an attorney in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts since... more
Matthew P Barach has been an attorney in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts since 1995. After graduating from Wayland High School in 1988, he attended Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts, where he graduated with distinction with a double major in history and government. He was the recipient of the prestigious H. Donaldson History Prize and a Phi Beta Kappa. As an undergraduate, he recei... view profile
I am fortunate to be able to work as a collaborative divorce and family law attorney... more
I am fortunate to be able to work as a collaborative divorce and family law attorney and mediator in a community of excellent professionals. It is my mission to offer superior, yet affordable, legal services; to create a professional yet very comfortable environment; to know my clients and to be able to help them through very challenging and life-changing times efficiently and effectively but a... view profile
I specialize in Collaborative Divorce--a process that encourages the best in people... more
I specialize in Collaborative Divorce--a process that encourages the best in people who are experiencing one of the worst events in their lives. I focus on the long term welfare of my clients as I assist them in obtaining the healthiest divorce possible. I understand how to reduce, not inflame, the conflict that is part of divorce. I facilitate settlement and productive post-divorce relationships.
I have been a family law attorney since 1991, helping clients to resolve difficult... more
I have been a family law attorney since 1991, helping clients to resolve difficult divorce, paternity, prenuptial, and post-divorce situations, involving their children and their financial lives. I am trained in mediation and Collaborative Law and have negotiated hundreds of family law cases to successful agreements. When court is necessary, I will diligently advocate for my clients’ interest... view profile
Living and working in my home town of Waltham, Massachusetts has been the most... more
Living and working in my home town of Waltham, Massachusetts has been the most fullfilling experience for me. From Waltham High School, to UMASS-Amherst, to Suffolk Law School, I have had the best foundation to begin my legal career. I am most proud of my wife Janis, and my two awesome kids, Cara and Clint, who keep me grounded. In my law practice, I promise to provide honest and affordable leg... view profile
After having worked at prominent Boston firms, Meredith Lawrence co-founded Lawrence... more
After having worked at prominent Boston firms, Meredith Lawrence co-founded Lawrence Law Group LLC in the scenic village of South Natick, Massachusetts. Meredith specializes in helping families sort through divorce, and issues arising between individuals already divorced, who want to find resolutions through mediation and collaboration thereby avoiding litigation. Meredith also helps individual... view profile
Family law includes laws of marriage, civil unions, same-sex relationships, domestic partnerships, divorce, separation, property settlements, alimony, spousal abuse, adoption, child abuse, child support, child custody and kidnapping. If you need help with a family-related legal issue, a family law attorney can advise in family disputes as well as represent you in lawsuits.