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Massachusetts Divorce Attorney/
Family Law Attorney
and Criminal Attorney

Michael M. Franklin, Esq.

Attorney Michael
M. Franklin was born in Worcester, Massachusetts, in 1963. Attorney
Franklin began his legal internship in the prestigious family law firm
of Norman and Ricci in 1984 while a junior at Clark University. He
maintained a relationship with this firm throughout law school at
Western New England College School of Law. Upon graduation from law
school, Mr. Franklin worked as an associate attorney at Norman and
Ricci from 1991 until 1993. Mr. Franklin has maintained his own law
practice since 1995. He has been a certified family law mediator since


Worcester, MA Attorney Michael Franklin's Website


Worcester Divorce Lawyer


Worcester, MA Lawyers




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Practice Areas


  1. Family: 35%
    25 years
  2. Divorce & Separation: 30%
    25 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 25%
    25 years
  4. Probate: 10%
    25 years


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • No photo

    I endorse this lawyer. He is a highly skilled attorney and gets exceptional results for his clients. He is well respected by court workers, judges, and fellow lawyers.


    Michael Monopoli Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Michael. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

5 State Street
Suite 1F
Worcester, MA, 01609



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2012
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Preeminent 5.0 out of 5Martindale-Hubbell2011
Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Certifed Divorce and Family Law MediatorCoast to Coast Mediation Centers1999
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerMichael M. Franklin, Esq.1995 - Present
AssociateThe Law Office of Cranston and Cranston1994 - 1994
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember1990 - Present
Worcester County Bar AssociationMember1990 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western New England College School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
Clark UniversityEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1985