Kristen E. Lipschutz

Kristen is a partner at Hastings, Jamieson & Lipschutz Family Law Group LLP and specializes in all aspects of domestic relations and represents clients in Eastern Massachusetts, particularly in Norfolk, Essex, Middlesex, Plymouth, Bristol, and Suffolk Counties. Kristen has focused her practice on family law for more than a decade. Prior to joining HJL, Kristen worked at two prestigious Boston law firms in the area of taxation and wealth management, which contributes to her success in handling complex and high conflict litigation.

Kristen is a strong advocate for her clients inside and outside the courtroom. While Kristen encourages her clients to reach an amicable resolution, she handles a variety of litigation issues, including:

  • Divorce
  • Custody and Parenting Plans
  • Child Support
  • Alimony
  • Paternity
  • Asset Division
  • Business Valuation
  • Inheritances
  • Parent Coordinator
  • Antenuptial and Post-Nuptial Agreements
  • Modification
  • Contempt
  • Mediation
  • Conciliation

Bar Admissions



B.A., University of Massachusetts at Amherst

J.D., Suffolk University Law School



  • Selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers® Rising Star edition (multiple years)
  • U.S. News & World Report, Best Lawyers


Professional Activity:

  • Memberships:
    • Massachusetts Bar Association
    • Essex County Bar Association
    • Lawrence Bar Association
    • The Greater Boston Family Law Inn of Court
  • Court Certified Conciliator
  • Parent Coordinator
  • Selected Publications:
    • Modifications Under the New Alimony Reform Act, Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly (contributing author)


“Kristen gave reliable guidance during a time of understandably significant anxieties. Her legal expertise and professionalism are matched by her timing with kindness, truthfulness and comforting assurances.”

– Jeff, Former Client

Where You Can Find Us

Primary Office – North Andover

859 Turnpike Street
Suite 232
North Andover, MA 01845


Medfield Office

70 North Street
Suite 2B
Medfield, MA 02052