Ms. Bernstein has active criminal defense and civil litigation practices in both state and federal courts. She was named Best Lawyers' 2014-15 "Lawyer of the Year" for Boston Employment Law - Individuals. She has been listed in Best Lawyers in America every year since 2007 for both criminal defense and employment law. In 2002 she was awarded the highest possible rating -- AV -- by Martindale-Hubbell and has maintained that rating since that time. She has represented criminal defendants in a a broad range of cases, including sexual assault, OUI, extortion, drug crimes, and murder, and has won multiple million dollar-plus jury verdicts in trials in employment discrimination and retaliation cases. More information about her background and practice is available on her firm website: www.zalkindlaw.com.
Criminal Defense, Employment Discrimination and Retaliation, First Amendment Rights, Divorce and Child Custody, Juvenile Court Proceedings including Care and Protection and Termination of Parental Rights