Framingham, Massachusetts Lawyer
Phone: 508-872-2710 ext. 14
Voted a Massachusetts SuperLawyer (2006 – 2015)
- Personal Injury
- Business Law
- Employment Law
- Admiralty and Maritime Law
- Alternative Dispute Resolution
Attorney Steve Boris is a founding member of the Firm. He concentrates in many areas of civil law including personal injury, maritime, business, employment law and alternative dispute resolution, practicing both in and out of courtrooms.
Steve is AV® Rated, the highest peer review rating for legal ability and ethics by the legal publisher Martindale-Hubbell. Steve has been named a “Super Lawyer” by Boston Magazine for the years 2006 – 2016.
Steve has represented parties in hundreds of personal injury cases, trying many before state and Federal courts, but resolving most without having to go to court. He sits as an arbitrator or mediator for the Massachusetts state courts, Federal courts, Massachusetts Bar Association and the American Arbitration Association helping other lawyers and their clients resolve their cases, including disputes over legal fees.
Steve is an Adjunct Professor in the Legal Studies Department at Lasell College in Newton, MA teaching Tort and Personal Injury Law. He recently returned from the Russian Federation where he served as a Visiting Professor of Law at Petrozavodsk State University teaching U.S. Constitutional Law and Western style dispute resolution to Russian law students. In 2011, Steve taught Arbitration at Odessa National Academy of Law, Odessa, Ukraine. He is published in academic peer reviewed journals in the fields of Maritime law and Criminology. Steve was recently appointed by the BBO as a Hearing Officer on attorney discipline cases.
Steve lives in Boston.
1982 – JD – Suffolk University Law School, Boston, MA
1978 – MA – Boston University (Sociology/Criminology), Boston, MA
1974 – BA – Wayne State University (Sociology), Detroit, MI
Massachusetts Bar Association
MBA Legal Fee Arbitration Board Arbitrator
Boston Bar Association
BBA/Boston Municipal Court Mediator
BBA Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts of Massachusetts, Inc, member
Maritime Law Association of the United States
American Arbitration Association.
AAA Commercial Claims Arbitrator
To see Steve’s detailed Curriculum vitae ( C.V ) click here (opens in PDF)