Professional Details

Helena Friedman
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Law Offices of Helena S. Friedman

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1380 Main Street, suite 405
Springfield, MA 01103
Fax: 1-866-293-6487


Description of Practice

Attorney Friedman provides non-adversarial alternatives that are in the best interest of the family.

Attorney Friedman is a trained Collaborative Lawyer, Mediator and Litigator. Licensed to practice law in both Massachusetts and Connecticut, Attorney Friedman can help her family law clients across state lines.

Some of the services she provides are: divorce, custody, visitation, child support, alimony, property division, paternity, guardianship, child welfare, step parent adoption, and same-sex divorce. Attorney Friedman prides herself in providing personal client oriented representation. Phone calls and emails are returned promptly. Clients are always treated with respect. Her client-oriented approach allows her to offer choices to her clients.

Attorney Friedman has completed training in mediation techniques, divorce mediation and collaborative law. Her goal is to provide clients a positive outcome in a peaceful respectful manner. While her primary focus is on family law, she is also able to provide representation in personal injury matters.

Professional Background

She has been licensed to practice law in Massachusetts since 1985 and in Connecticut since 1993. Also admitted to the United States District Court, The United States Court of Appeals and the Supreme Court of the United States of America, Attorney Friedman is able to provide a broad range of legal services. Attorney Friedman has been trained in Collaborative law through Massachusetts Collaborative Law Counsel and is a former member of International Association of Collaborative Law Professionals. She holds current memberships in the Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation, Inc, the Massachusetts Bar Association, the Hampden County Bar Association, the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, and the Connecticut Collaborative Divorce Professionals group.


She received a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Sociology from the University of Massachusetts and a Juris Doctor Degree from the Western New England School of Law.


Her goal is to obtain the best results possible for her clients and their families. She encourages non adversarial resolution. Attorney Friedman prides herself in providing client oriented representation.

Areas of Practice

  • Adult Family
  • Divorce (all issues)
  • Divorce (parenting)
  • Family
  • Marital Mediation
  • Parent-Teen
  • Partnership
  • Prenuptial

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Mediating Lawyer
  • Collaborative Professional
  • Counselor

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