Welcome to our Guide to Professionals. Here you will find a network of professional services to help you through your divorce.
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Steven Ballard represents individuals in the courts of Greater Boston, frequently in challenging, high-conflict divorce and family law cases, most of which ultimately lead to negotiated settlements. His practice offers a wide range of options, including collaborative divorce representation, family law representation for interest-based settlement negotiations outside of court, court representation through the “limited assistance representation” program, full representation in family court litigation through trial, and post-trial representation in the trial courts and appellate advocacy in the higher courts. He also handles domestic violence cases, including restraining order cases and related criminal cases.
Steven volunteers his services in court-connected mediation and conciliation, and as Lawyer for the Day in the family courts of Greater Boston. He has been quoted in recent years on divorce law issues in the Boston Globe, the Boston Business Journal, and other media. His professional affiliations include: the Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation, Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council, the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, and the Association for Conflict Resolution, and has presented workshops on issues including shared parenting, child support, mediation and conciliation, at regional and national conferences.
At The Divorce Center, Steven is a regular attorney faculty member for “Divorce Matters for You” workshops, serves on the Board of Directors, and currently serves as Treasurer.