Valerie A. Yarashus

Valerie A. Yarashus: Attorney with Meehan, Boyle, Black & Bogdanow, P.C. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Phi Beta Kappa. Recipient, ATLA Wiedemann-Wysocki Citation of Excellence, 1999-2000, 2001-2002. Listed in: The Best Lawyers in America, 2005—; Law and Politics, "Massachusetts Super Lawyers," 2004—; Boston Magazine's Best of Boston (Law and Politics Magazine). Super Lawyers: Top 50 Female Lawyers in Massachusetts, 2005—; Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly's "Up and Coming Lawyers' Hall of Fame," 2006. Executive Editor, Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, 1988-1990. Editor, Massachusetts Personal Injury Law Sourcebook, 2004—. Member, Editorial Board, Journal of the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys, 1992-1998.

Oliver Wendell Holmes Life Fellow, Massachusetts Bar Foundation.

Areas of Practice (5)

  • Trial Practice
  • Negligence
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(617) 523-8300  Phone
(617) 523-0525  Fax
University Attended:
George Washington University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1987
Law School Attended:
Harvard University, J.D., cum laude, 1990
Year of First Admission:
1991, U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts; 1990, Massachusetts
Massachusetts Bar Association (President, 2009-2010); Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys (President, 2002-2003); American Association for Justice (State Liaison for Massachusetts Women Trial Lawyers Caucus, 1997-2001; Member, Legal Affairs Committee, 1998-2001; ATLA's List Advisory Committee, 1998-1999); Women's Bar Association of Massachusetts; Chair, Lawyers for Action (PAC), 2005-2006; Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education, Inc. Curriculum Advisory Committee, 2007—.

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (1 review)
A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
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