The Lawyers

Amal Bala
Boston, MA 02108
857-233-0559
AmalBala@gosimon.com

Education
Bar Admissions: United States District Court for Massachusetts

Boston College Law School, J.D., 2014
University of Missouri-Columbia, M.A., journalism, 2005

Amal Bala is an attorney at Simon & Simon, P.C. where he concentrates his practice on personal injury litigation.

Prior to joining Simon & Simon, Mr. Bala worked as an assistant district attorney for the Hampden County District Attorney’s Office in Springfield, Massachusetts, from 2015 to 2018. He represented the Commonwealth at trial and in postconviction matters in a variety of criminal cases. From 2014 to 2015, Mr. Bala served as a law clerk to the Honorable R. Marc Kantrowitz at the Massachusetts Appeals Court. During law school, Mr. Bala served as editor in chief of the Boston College Environmental Affairs Law Review, which published his academic writing.

Prior to law school, Mr. Bala worked for five years as a journalist in California. He obtained his master’s degree in journalism in 2005 and spent a summer working for The New York Times as a copy editor intern. He obtained his bachelor’s degree, summa cum laude, in communication in 2003.