Karolina Bak

Karolina Bak

Associate
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts
Phone:
617-227-4040
Fax:
617-227-3388
Email:

Karolina Bak is an associate at Richard C. Bardi & Associates LLC. Karolina joined the firm in 2016 as a Law Clerk, while attending law school at New England Law | Boston. She passed the July 2018 Massachusetts Bar Exam and was sworn in as an Attorney in November 2018. Prior to moving to Boston, Karolina worked at a law firm in Southampton, MA for over four years. Karolina also served as a Judicial Intern in the Massachusetts Land Court prior to working at Richard C. Bardi & Associates LLC.

While in law school, Karolina was awarded and maintained the Dean's Scholarship, which was awarded to incoming students who demonstrated outstanding academic promise, and was renewable provided the recipient met certain academic requirements. She also earned a place on the Dean's List every semester for maintaining a grade point average of 3.00 or better. In her first year of law school, Karolina also earned the New England Scholar Award for being in the top ten percent of her class, and the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Property II for excellent achievement in the study of Property II.  

After graduating summa cum laude from Westfield State University in 2015 with Bachelor's Degrees in Criminal Justice and Political Science, Karolina graduated cum laude from New Englad Law | Boston in 2018.

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 2018

Education

  • New England Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. cum laude - 2018
    • Honors: Dean’s List (All Semesters)
    • Honors: Dean’s Scholarship (2015-2018)
    • Honors: CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Property II (Spring 2016)
    • Honors: New England Scholar Award (2015-2016)
  • Westfield State University, Westfield, Massachusetts
    • B.S. summa cum laude - 2015
  • Westfield State University, Westfield, Massachusetts
    • B.A. summa cum laude - 2015
    • Honors: University Honors Scholar (2015)
    • Honors: Dean’s List (All Semesters)
    • Honors: Academic Excellence Award for Criminal Justice (2015)
    • Honors: Academic Excellence Award for Political Science (2015)
    • Honors: John & Abigail Adams Scholarship (2011-2014)
    • Major: Political Science with a Law Concentration

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Massachusetts Bar Association, Member, 2018 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Massachusetts Land Court, Judicial Intern for Hon. A. Sands, III, 5/16 - 8/16
  • Law Office of Stephen J. Kuzma, Law Clerk, 1/16 - 5/16
  • Parker & O’Grady, Attorneys at Law, Legal Assistant/Paralegal, 11/14-7/15
  • Parker & O’Grady, Attorneys at Law, Legal Receptionist/Assistant, 4/11-11/14
  • Parker & O’Grady, Attorneys at Law, Legal Intern, 1/14-5/14

Languages

  • Polish

Fraternities/Sororities

  • Pi Sigma Alpha
  • Alpha Phi Sigma
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Lambda Sigma