Steven Grindle


Managing Partner


Wellesley, Massachusetts





STEVEN HALE GRINDLE was born in Boston, Massachusetts where he and his wife now live after spending 28 years raising their two daughters in Wellesley, Massachusetts.  He was admitted to the Massachusetts Bar in 1970.  Mr. Grindle received his B.A. from Brown University in 1964 and his J.D. from Boston College Law School in 1967.  He entered and served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Dominican Republic from 1967 through 1969.  Upon his return from Peace Corps he joined Legal Service for Cape Cod & Islands for the period 1970-1972 where he assisted low income individuals and their families with housing and entitlements. 

He has been in private practice in Wellesley since 1972.  While at Boston College Law School he was invited to be a member and an editor of the Boston College Industrial & Commercial Law Review based on his high academic performance.  His practice has evolved over the years to concentrate primarily in family law and estate planning.  He was elected by his peers as a Family Law Super Lawyer in 2006 and each year since.  Mr. Grindle is a member of the Boston Bar Association and has been AV rated by Martindale Hubbell for many years.  Mr. Grindle may be contacted at his email address This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or his direct line (781) 263-7315.

Year Joined Firm

  • 1987

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Planning & Probate Administration
  • Estate Law
  • Business Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 20% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1970


  • Boston College Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D - 1967
  • Law Review: Boston College Industrial & Commercial, Member and Editor
  • Brown University
    • B.A. - 1964

Honors and Awards

  • Elected by a Family Law Super Lawyer, 2006
  • AV Rated by Martindale Hubbell

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Boston Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Cape Cod & Islands, 1970 - 1972

Pro Bono Activities

  • Peace Corps in Dominican Republic, Volunteer, 1967 - 1969