Ira H. Zaleznik

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Ira Zaleznik is a 1974 graduate of Harvard College and a 1977 graduate of the Cornell Law School. A litigation specialist for his entire career, Mr. Zaleznik has successfully brought and defended cases and appeals in all courts, from local District Courts all the way to the Supreme Court of the United States.

With over fifty reported cases in the Federal and State Courts, Mr. Zaleznik has been on the cutting edge of the law, creating precedents in such areas as civil rights, constitutional claims, municipal law, administrative procedure, torts and contract claims.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Litigation
  • Municipal Law
  • Administrative Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Discrimination
  • Zoning

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
617-431-5385  Phone
(617) 439-4990  Phone
(617) 439-3987  Fax
University Attended:
Harvard University, B.A., magna cum laude, 1974
Law School Attended:
Cornell University, J.D., 1977
Year of First Admission:
1978, U.S. Federal Court; 1977, Massachusetts; 1982, U.S. Supreme Court
Massachusetts Bar Association, 1977 - Present Member
Massachusetts City Solicitor & Town Counsel Association, 1987 - Present Associate Member
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts Visa, MasterCard and American Express
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available

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Boston, Massachusetts