DCF (Department of Children and Families, formerly DSS) Representation

Massachusetts Attorney Howie Wernick has over twenty years experience representing children, parents, relatives, and guardians in Massachusetts child welfare cases involving the Department of Children and Families (DCF), formerly known as the Department of Social Services (DSS).

Howie has vigorously represented parties against DCF in various Massachusetts Juvenile and Probate Courts.   Howie’s DCF matters include:

  • 51A reports and 51B investigations
  • Fair Hearings
  • Care and Protection Petitions
  • Termination of Parental Rights cases
  • Guardianship petitions in Juvenile and Probate Courts

If the Massachusetts Department of Children and Families (DCF) are involved with your family, call Attorney Howie Wernick at 617-248-8831.