An Adviatech™ company. Celebrating 7 years!

News Center Editor and Contributor Barbara Atkinson

Barbara Atkinson is the In Good Practice contributor and editor for’s News Center. She also works with clients in Elder Law, Family Law, Immigration Law, and Veterans Disability Law, among others.

Barbara has been writing since 1999, covering everything from pop culture flashpoints to organic certification, economic trends, and environmental issues as a columnist for The Arlington Advocate, and as a contributor to a wide variety of places, including, Universal Studios New Media, The Christian Science Monitor and She has worked as Managing Editor for several print and digital consumer and trade magazines, and her work has been anthologized in Literary Mama: Reading for the Maternally Inclined and It’s a Girl: Women Writers on Raising Daughters, and also appears in the Pearson Press college textbook, The Writer’s World: Paragraphs and Essays.

Barbara graduated from Emerson College with a B.S. in Communications.

Sign up now for our News Center weekly email newsletter and get news exclusives sent straight to your inbox: