Inga Bernstein is a distinguished Criminal Defense and Employment Law Attorney at Zalkind Duncan & Bernstein LLP. For over two decades, she has provided comprehensive representation for an array of criminal and civil matters. Inga is dedicated to providing a smart and effective defense for clients facing criminal charges. In civil matters, her representation includes meticulous research and forceful arguments in pursuit of the best possible outcomes. Inga's experienced and passionate advocacy has led to many outstanding results.
Inga has received numerous awards. Best Lawyers named her Lawyer of the Year for Boston Employment Law-Individuals in 2015 and 2018. She has been honored as a Winner in Civil Rights-Massachusetts and Lawyer of the Year for Civil Law by Corporate LiveWire Global Awards. Additional awards have included Best Lawyers in America, Top 50 Women Super Lawyers, Massachusetts Super Lawyer, and the highest possible AV Rating, from Martindale-Hubbell.
In 1984, Inga received her B.A., magna Cum Laude, from Wellesley College. She obtained her J.D. at Harvard Law School in 1994. Her professional affiliations include the Massachusetts Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Massachusetts Employment Lawyers Association, Massachusetts LGBTQ Bar, National Employment Lawyers Association , and the Federal Bar Association. Inga represents clients in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, and the U.S. Court of Appeals First Circuit.