Renee Lazar


Bedford, MA





Areas Of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Child Support
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Family Law
  • Military Law
  • Modification and Post-Divorce Issues
  • Paternity
  • Move Away/Relocation
  • Change of Name
  • Property Division
  • Parenting Plans
  • Alimony
  • Guardianship of Minors and Adults
  • Grandparent Visitation
  • Employment and Housing Discrimination
  • Landlord Tenant Issues
  • Chapter 93A Consumer Protection Act

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Certification to advocate for children in DCF custody requiring special education, Special Education Surrogate Parent Program, 2011
  • Certification for attorneys appointed in civil commitment and guardianship proceedings and appeals, Committee for Public Counsel Services - Mental Health Litigation Unit, 2010
  • Training on reporting and monitoring of guardianship cases of incapacitated persons, Senior Partners for Justice, 2009
  • Certification to participate in the Limited Assistance Representation Project of the Trial Courts of the Commonwealth, Senior Partners for Justice, 2009
  • Certification in Train-the-Trainer Program on Preventing Discrimination and Harassment in the Workplace, Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination Training Program, 2006
  • Certification in Conducting Complaint Investigations, Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination Training Program, 2006

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2007
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 2008


  • Massachusetts School of Law, Andover, Massachusetts
    • J.D.
  • Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York
    • B.S. - 1975
    • Major: Health Science

Professional Associations And Memberships

  • Massachusetts Bar Association
  • American Bar Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • Dimock Community Health Center, Volunteer - Chairman Since 2010, 2005 to Present