DIVORCE MEDIATION AND FAMILY LAW MATTERS
Attorney Weddell’s practice is concentrated on family law matters, involving divorce, custody, visitation/parenting plans, child support, spousal support and alimony, asset division, paternity, grandparent rights, guardianships, contempt proceedings and modifications. He has extensive experience in assisting clients in attempting to resolve matters and reach agreements outside of Court when possible through mediation.
Taunton, MA 02780
Degrees and Experience
Attorney Russell R. Weddell received his undergraduate degree from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and his Juris Doctorate from Suffolk University Law School. Attorney Weddell has successfully tried and argued multiple family law matters involving asset division, child custody and support, spousal support and paternity issues, among others. He is also a certified mediator and conciliator. In addition, over the course of his career, Attorney Weddell has tried numerous civil and criminal cases, and has briefed and argued multiple appeals before the highest appellate courts of Massachusetts and Rhode Island, and the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, including five cases of first impression that established precedent or redefined existing case law.
Attorney Weddell is licensed to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and has been admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
4 Court Street, Taunton, Massachusetts 02780
$300.00/hour. Retainer amounts determined on case to case basis.