Massachusetts State BAR Attorney Search

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The  Massachusetts State Bar Association currently only uses a lawyer referral service to help you search for attorneys. To search, you’ll want to go to the Massachusetts Trial Court Law Libraries Portal.

If a user seeks further assistance they may go to the BAR’s contact page or use the contact following details:

MBA Boston office
20 West St.
Boston, MA 02111-1204
(617) 338-0500

MBA Western Mass. office
73 State St.
Springfield, MA 01103
(413) 731-5134

How to Search


Step 1: Go to the Massachusetts Trial Court Law Libraries Portal at:

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Step 2: Click on the “Find a Lawyer” button under the menu names “You can also”.

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Step 3: Click on the “Mass. Board of Bar Overseers’ Lawyer Lookup” link under the “Look Up a Massachusetts Lawyer by Name or City” section.

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Step 4: Enter the information necessary to search for an attorney. There are three fields to choose from. If you are uncertain of the spelling of the attorney’s last name, there is a checkbox available to help increase search chances.

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Step 5: Review the list of attorneys by chosen category and decide which attorney to view. The search allows the user to see the attorney’s name, bill-date, firm name, phone number, address, and discipline.

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Step 5: The results allows the user to see the attorney’s full name, firm name, address, bar admitted date, board of overseers number, and current status.

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