N. Andover MA Lawyer | Criminal Defense | Divorce | Family Law
Massachusetts family law and criminal defense attorney, Eric Schutzbank is the firm’s chief litigation partner. He concentrates his practice in the areas of Domestic Relations, Criminal Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution and Civil Litigation. He has over twenty years of experience practicing family and criminal law. He represents individual clients, is trained for mediation, and also practices Collaborative Law. Eric is also admitted to practice in New Hampshire, where his sole area of practice is in domestic relations matters. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts from Ohio Wesleyan University in 1992 and his law degree from Suffolk University Law School in 1995.
Attorney Schutzbank’s primary fields of practice include family law (divorce, custody, removal, parenting issues, child support, contempts and grandparents rights), criminal law, guardianships, elder issues. He also receives Guardian ad Litem appointments by the Courts and offers non-traditional family law services such as mediation and collaborative law. Attorney Schutzbank is dedicated to working with his clients to secure a result that meets their needs while providing sound counsel to ensure their goals are achievable.
Eric is very active in local and state bar associations, is committed to community service activities and has served on the boards of multiple nonprofit organizations. Attorney Schutzbank is an active member of the Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council. He is also a mock trial coach for Lowell Catholic High School and for the Greater Lowell Law Explorers. Attorney Schutzbank is a past President of the Greater Lowell Bar Association and past Chair on the Mock Trial Committee of the Massachusetts Bar Association. He still serves on that committee and is also on the Marketing Committee for the Lymphoma and Leukemia Society’s Hike for Discovery program.
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Eric is not only a great lawyer and zealous advocate, but was also a mentor to me when I first started out practicing law. He has an A+ reputation in the family court arena and it is always a pleasure when I run into him at court.
Ellen Wright Family Attorney
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|NH||Authorized to practice law||1996||12/30/2010|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2010|
|Attorney||Berid & Schutzbank||1995 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Greater Lawrence Bar Association||Member||2014 - Present|
|New Hampshire Collaborative Law Council||Member||2010 - Present|
|Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation||Member||2007 - Present|
|Massachusetts Bar Association||Member||1996 - Present|
|New Hampshire Bar Association||Member||1996 - Present|
|Greater Lowell Bar Association||Past President||1995 - Present|
|Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council||Member||N/A|
|Mock Trial Committee of the Massachusetts Bar Association||Past Chair||1998 - 2014|
|Suffolk University Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1995|
|Ohio Wesleyan University||History and Poltical Science||Bacheor of Arts||1992|