Attorney Profile

Meet Attorney Soloway

Belle F. Soloway is a Norfolk County/Greater Boston area mediator and family law attorney. Using her 35 years of experience, she counsels clients and their families through divorce, child custody, child support, alimony and all family law issues. If you need help with a family issue, she will work with you to come up with a solution that makes sense for you and your family.

Attorney Soloway is a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA) and has been a guest instructor in the Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education Program. She has served as a mentor to attorneys and has worked closely with lawyers, Judges, and Family Service Officers for over 35 years.

Learn more about her background.

Areas of Practice

Family Law

Juvenile Law

Collaborative Law

Litigation Percentage

75% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

Certified to Accept Guardian ad Litem Appointments for Category F, CPCS, 2002
Certified to Accept Appointments in Child Welfare Cases, CPCS, 1988
Certified to Accept Appointments in Mental Health Cases, CPCS, 1990
Certified to Accept Guardianship of Minor Cases, Juvenile & Probate Ct, CPCS, 2010
Certification of Completion, Basic Mediation Training, Framingham Court Mediation Services, 2005

Bar Admission

Massachusetts, 1985


Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
J.D. – 1985
Honors: Paul J. Liacos Distinguished Scholar

Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
B.A. – 1978

Classes & Seminars

Hearsay and Evidence in Child Custody Matters, MA Continuing Legal Education, 1996
Mentor, Committee for Public Counsel Services (CPCS), 1992 – 2000

Honors & Awards

Certificate of Distinguished Achievement, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Executive Office of Health and Human Services, 1995

Professional Association & Memberships

Massachusetts Bar Association, Member, 1985 – Present
Juvenile Bar Association, Member, 1990 – Present
Norfolk County Bar Association, Member, 2002 – Present
Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Member, 2006 – Present
Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council  2016-present

Past Employment

South Middlesex Legal Services, Staff Attorney, 1987 – 1988
Greater Boston Legal Services, Staff Attorney, 1985 – 1987
Evergreen Legal Services, Paralegal, 1980 – 1982
Rhode Island Legal Services, Paralegal, 1978 – 1980
Women’s Lobby, Lobbyist, 1975 – 1976

Pro Bono Activities

Human Rights Committee, Westwood Lodge Hospital, 1999 – 2004
Court Appointed Guardian for Adults with Development Disabilities, 1997 – Present
Brown University Alumni Association – Admissions Interviewer, 2009 – Present
One Can Help, Org. – Board of Directors, 2017-present


Belle F. Soloway Attorney at Law provides legal services for clients in Dedham, Milton, Newton, the Greater Boston Area, as well as Braintree, Quincy, Brookline, Norwood, Weston, Wellesley, Natick, Framingham, Canton, Stoughton, Brockton, Cambridge, Somerville, Concord, Westwood, Medfield, Hyde Park, West Roxbury, Roslindale, Arlington, Waltham, Lexington and Bedford. Counties served include Norfolk County, Suffolk County, Middlesex County, Essex County, Plymouth County and elsewhere in Eastern Massachusetts.

Contact Info

Belle F. Soloway

Nathaniel Ames House

619 High Street, Suite 100

Dedham, MA 02026

Ph: 781.326.8277

Fax: 781.320.8332