MacCausland Law

"I was pleasantly surprised to discover that I had one of the finest lawyers imaginable, sitting there, by my side, and protecting me in ways I had never imagined, before. I can't thank her enough!” - May 10, 2016 Client Review posted on

Cynthia is a Massachusetts and Rhode Island based family law and child welfare and education lawyer. She represents clients in the Probate and Family, Juvenile, and District Court Departments.  She is passionate about the law and committed to providing excellent client service. 

Cynthia enhances access to legal representation to all clients by providing flat fee services through the Limited Assistance Representation (LAR) model. Cynthia’s approach to alternative fee agreements and service models are unique to other Boston and Massachusetts area lawyers and ensure families throughout Boston and Eastern Massachusetts may benefit from the consultation, services and support of an experienced attorney.

Cynthia is active in the community participating in events and training seminars, engaging with her peers and serving on several committees with the Women’s Bar Association, the Boston Bar Association and the Massachusetts Bar Association. In addition, she has been selected as a Rising Star in the practice of Family Law by Massachusetts Super Lawyers for 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017. Cynthia was recently recognized as a Lifetime Fellow of the Massachusetts Bar Foundation.


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