Edward L. Amaral, Jr.

Divorce Attorney Edward L. Amaral, Jr. is a long time believer in integrating state of the art technology into the antiquated legal profession, especially divorce and divorce mediation. He is the President of the divorce and family law firm, Amaral & Associates P.C. and his practice primarily focuses on divorce and divorce mediation services combined with post-estate planning services for his clients, including Divorce, Divorce mediation, Prenuptial and Post-nuptial agreements and Estate Planning. For the last 27 years, he has negotiated, mediated and tried hundreds of cases on issues including divorce, divorce mediation, property, support, custody and parental rights, ante-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements, and complex financial matters in front of the Commonwealth Courts and has achieved extremely favorable results for his clients. Amaral is also certified in Divorce Mediation in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as well as by the Supreme Court in Florida.

Divorce in the Boston area is stressful and intimidating, whatever your specific family and personal circumstances may be.

He is admitted to practice law in the State and Federal Courts of Massachusetts and the United States Supreme Court and to conduct family law mediations in both Massachusetts and Florida. He is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association and the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys. Amaral has also authored over 100 articles on divorce, divorce mediation and estate planning, including his most recent eBook entitled “Divorce Mediation.” Divorce Attorney Amaral currently has offices located at 63 Atlantic Avenue in the historic North End of Boston, on the Waterfront, and at 246 Revere Street, on the North shore, in Winthrop, Massachusetts.

Other Interests and Activities:

Ed enjoys his free time by walking his one year old French bulldog, Romeo.

Areas of Practice

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Family Law Mediation Certification, Massachusetts, 2001
  • Family Law Mediation Certification, Florida, 2014

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1992
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1993
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2000


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. – 1992
  • Saint Anselm College, Manchester, New Hampshire
    • B.A. – 1985
    • Major: History

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Massachusetts Bar Association, Member
  • Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys, Member