Ingrid A. Halström, Esq.
Ms. Halström is a zealous advocate for her clients, drawing on her unique legal and non-traditional experience to serve her clients.
Attorney Halström is active in the Trial Lawyer community, both locally and nationally, to ensure that she is up to date on current and cutting edge trial techniques to benefit her clients. Attorney Halström has been an invited speaker at multiple conferences and has helped educate other Trial Attorneys about wrongful birth cases, genetic counseling, and proving partial loss of earning capacity.
In July 2022, Ms. Halström won a contested election to be the Secretary of the New Lawyers Division of the American Association for Justice, a caucus of more than 4,500 plaintiff attorneys throughout the United States and Canada. The NLD caucus is specifically for attorneys who are within their first 10 years of practice and makes up 20% of the organizations total membership.
Ms. Halström also currently serves as a Board of Governor representing the Commonwealth of Massachusetts for the American Association for Justice.
Since 2019 Attorney Ingrid Halström has been selected by her peers for inclusion in THE BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA in the field of Medical Malpractice Law – Plaintiffs. Ms. Halström has also been recognized since as a Top 40 Trial Lawyer Under the Age of 40 by the National Trial Lawyers, a limited invitation extended exclusively to lawyers under the age of 40 in each State that embody the highest standard of trial advocacy and leadership. Since 2020, Ms. Halström has been recognized by SuperLawyers as a Rising Star in the area of Personal Injury-Plaintiff, a selection that only recognizes the top 2.5% of attorneys in Massachusetts.
Attorney Halström is admitted to practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the State of Rhode Island. She practices in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, birth trauma, birth injury, nursing home abuse, products liability, motor vehicle accidents, and premises liability.
Attorney Halström is a graduate of New England Law | Boston where she graduated Magna Cum Laude and number two in her class. While pursuing her law degree, Attorney Halström served as a Judicial Intern to the Honorable Robert J. Cordy at the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court for a semester where she was able to gain valuable experience in viewing cases as the judiciary does. Additionally, Ms. Halström spent a summer studying law at the Charles University in Prague where she had the opportunity to take a course in the History of the U.S. Supreme Court taught by U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts.
Attorney Halström received numerous awards during her law school education including the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Torts, Contracts, Clinical Evidence, Administrative Law, and Business Organizations. Ms. Halström received the New England Scholar Award and was on the Dean’s List every semester she was in law school. Throughout law school Ms. Halström received scholarships for Academic Achievement ($25,000 per year) as well as the Trustee’s Scholarship (one half tuition). At graduation, Ms. Halström received a Service Award in recognition of significant dedication and service to the law school. In her final year of law school, Ms. Halström was selected to represent the school and compete with a partner in the 42nd Annual AIPLA Giles Sutherland Rich Memorial Moot Court Competition in intellectual property and patent law.
Prior to joining Halström Law Offices as an attorney, Ms. Halström was the office manager for Halström Law Offices for six years after leaving her pre-law career as a veterinary technician. She is a member of the American Association for Justice, the Massachusetts Academy of Trial Attorneys, the Western Trial Lawyers Association, and the Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity.
During her undergraduate education in pre-veterinary medicine at the University of New Hampshire – Durham, Ms. Halström was a member of the Alpha Chi Omega sorority. When not practicing law, Ms. Halström enjoys skiing, swimming, scuba diving, hiking, traveling, and hanging out with her golden retriever Abbey (who also comes into the office with her).