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Teresa Rene Reade

Divorce and separation Attorney at Peabody, MA

4.8   5 reviews

also known as Teresa R. Reade


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About Teresa

Learn Teresa’s areas of practice.

3
Practice areas
  1. Divorce and separation
    50%
    Child custody, visitation and support Alimony Division of property and assets Mediations Trial

    22 years

  2. Child custody
    30%
    Child custody, visitation and support

    22 years

  3. Child support
    20%
    Child custody, visitation and support

    22 years

Teresa’s practice focuses on helping people through some of the most difficult times in their lives and changes to their family, including divorce, custody, support and alimony, complex property division, and business and property valuations.  Teresa attended the University of Wyoming before moving to California to attend Pepperdine School of Law, and was admitted to Massachusetts in 2009.  Teresa focuses her practice on issues relating to Family and Divorce Law, including custody and parenting plans, child support and alimony, property division issues including high asset divorces, prenuptial agreements, and mediation.  Teresa acts as appointed counsel for children through the Attorney's Representing Children (ARC) program and acts as a Guardian Ad Litem.

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Licensed for 22 years
State MA
Status Active
Acquired 2009
Updated 09/16/2019
State CA
Status Inactive
Acquired 2000
Updated 11/30/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Teresa

Teresa Rene Reade
3 Essex Green Drive
Suite 2
Peabody, MA, 01960

Reviews

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Posted by Donatella LeVangie | March 16, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Exceptional
Where do I begin with this AMAZING Attorney? I had the great of being referred to Teresa Reade back in March 2010 when I was in a horrific domestic situation. She has been a Godsend to not only myself but my children. She has a great sense of compassion and warmth about her and truly cares infatically about her clients. I feel fortunate til this day of calling her my attorney. She has advised me on a number of issues and represented me with such professionalism and knowledge of the law.
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Posted by anonymous | February 16, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Won Alimony case with Complex Discovery Issues
I hired Attorney Reade to untangle my discovery/alimony case turned mess left by two male attorneys who had clearly taken advantage of me over a two year period. She has proven to be "the one" who actually worked in my best interests. Not only did she win my case, she won the legal fees. Unlike the others she understood the stress my case has caused me. Calmed me when I became panicked and impatient with the glacially slow family court pace. Attorney Reade took time to explain legal wording and issues that I did not understand, has a strong professional court presence (even when being pushed); however, the best trait of all is she was straightforward with me even when it would have benefited her to cloud over certain issues. She was honest. I cannot praise Attorney Reade and Reade and Reade Law firm and recommend her (and them) to my friends and acquaintances. My sole regret is that I did not find her years ago.
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Posted by Cathy | February 16, 2014
Divorce Attorney
Teresa has gone above and beyond for me through my divorce.. She is an acceptional lawyer and I have recommended her to several of my friends..
Posted by david Gibbons | March 3, 2011
Empathetic advocate
We were referred to Teresa by another attorney we immediately found that she listens and understands what one is trying to accomplish and she finds the way to do it within the law. We had one successful outcome and are using her services again on another matter.
Posted by Colleen | November 21, 2014
Highly recommended
Teresa has been an amazing help for me and my family. She is knowledgeable, quick to respond and actually cares about her clients. I recommend her to anyone looking for representation for divorce, child support and custody issues.

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AVVO RATING 8.4 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Principle
  • Reade Law Firm, PC
  • 2009 - Present
  • Senior Associate
  • The Hudson Firm
  • 2006 - 2009
  • Associate
  • Hollins Schechter
  • 2004 - 2006
  • Associate
  • Cooper, Phillips & Peterson
  • 2001 - 2004
  • Associate/Law clerk
  • Law Offices of Marcia Kraft
  • 1998 - 2001
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Education

  • Pepperdine University School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2000
  • University of Wyoming
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1997

Associations

  • Citizens Inn, Inc.
  • Board Member
  • 2019 - Present
  • North Shore Women's Bar Association
  • Board Member
  • 2016 - Present
  • Essex County Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - Present
  • State Bar of California
  • Member
  • 2000 - Present
  • Women's Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2009 - 2019
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2000 - 2019
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Publications

Attorney endorsements

Received (5)
Given (4)
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Divorce and separation Attorney | Jun 27
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse Teresa. I came to meet Teresa because I wanted to refer to her a client of mine. (Another divorce attorney had referred her to me with the observation – “She is good.”) She was “good” and resolved the case quickly and to my client’s benefit."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Nov 12
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Attorney Reade's knowledge, reasonable approach and diligent advocacy for her clients have earned her an excellent reputation as a family law practitioner in Massachusetts. It is my pleasure to endorse Attorney Reade without any reservation."
Divorce and separation Attorney | Aug 22
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
Family Attorney | Jul 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Attorney Teresa R. Reade is a very knowledgeable and articulate advocate. It is clear that she represents her clients with passion, commitment, and professional competence. I endorse attorney Reade enthusiastically. ."
Family Attorney | Jun 30
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I've known Attorney Reade both personally and professionally for about 2 years. She is intelligent and compassionate, and zealous in her representation of her clients. She upholds the highest standards of our profession, and I am pleased to refer clients to her."
Divorce and separation
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