Raised in Saugus, Massachusetts, on Boston’s north shore, Attorney Christopher J. Finn is proud to have established his law office in the town in which he grew up. Attorney Finn received his Juris Doctor, cum laude, from Suffolk University Law School located in downtown Boston, with a Business Law and Financial Services Concentration with Distinction. He was recently named a Top 40 Under 40 Attorney by the National Trial Lawyers. He has served on the Editorial Board of Suffolk University Law School’s Transnational Law Review and has won an award for his outstanding oral advocacy. Attorney Finn has appeared and successfully argued motions and trials in the District, Superior and Probate and Family Courts of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Attorney Finn can provide you with superior legal representation in a wide array of practice areas, including but not limited to: divorce law, child custody/visitation, contempt proceedings, personal injury law, contract drafting/negotiations and disputes, civil litigation, real estate conveyancing and disputes and estate planning.
Prior to founding Finn & Eaton, P.C., Attorney Finn has also worked as Associate Counsel at the Chapdelaine Law Office, P.C., and has held internships at State Street Bank & Trust Company’s Information Technology Legal Group, the Corporate Department of Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale and Dorr LLP, and as a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Judge Albert Conlon of Lynn District Court.
In addition to his law practice, Attorney Finn is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association, the Essex County Bar Association and the Real Estate Bar Association. He volunteers his time serving on the Saugus Affordable Housing Trust, as an Alternate of the Saugus Zoning Board of Appeals, on the Board of Directors for his local Lions International Club, and proudly represents Precinct 9 of Saugus as Town Meeting Member.
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I endorse Attorney Christopher J. Finn without reservation. He is a highly competent and knowledgeable advocate, who diligently pursues his clients' interests. Attorney Finn is an excellent communicator and is skilled at breaking down complicated legal issues in an easy to understand way.
Stella Gnepp Family Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
I met Chris Finn through Jonathan Eaton, his partner at Finn & Eaton. Chris has impressed me with his knowledge of the law and his respectful advocacy of his clients. I have referred civil litigation matters to Chris and encourage others to refer to him as well.
Justin Kelsey Divorce & Separation Attorney
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|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top 40 Under 40||The National Trial Lawyers||2014|
|Oral Advocacy Award||Suffolk University Law School||2008|
|Attorney, Owner||Finn & Eaton, P.C.||2012 - Present|
|President||Finn Law Office, P.C.||2011 - 2012|
|Intern, Legal IT Group||State Street Bank & Trust Company||2010 - 2010|
|Associate Counsel||Chapdelaine Law Office, P.C.||2010 - 2011|
|Intern, Corporate Department||Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr||2009 - 2009|
|Law Clerk||Honorable Albert Conlon||2008 - 2008|
|Law Clerk||King, Stawicki & Contant||2006 - 2007|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|The Divorce Center||Member||2014 - Present|
|The National Trial Lawyers||Top 40 Under 40 member||2014 - Present|
|Town Meeting, Town of Saugus||Town Meeting Member, Precinct 9||2013 - Present|
|Economic Development Committee, Town of Saugus||Committee Member||2013 - Present|
|Saugus Zoning Board of Appeals||Alternate Member||2012 - Present|
|Massachusetts Bar Association||Member||2012 - Present|
|Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts||Member||2012 - 2013|
|Saugus Affordable Housing Trust||Member||2011 - 2013|
|Saugus Lions Club||Director||2010 - Present|
|Transnational Law Review||Note Editor||2009 - 2010|
|Boston Bar Association, New Lawyers Section||Co-chair of the Law Student Outreach Committee||2007 - 2010|
|Finn & Eaton P.C. Blog||I can ride my bike with no handlebars... but I shouldn't: Bicycle injuries on the rise in Massachusetts||2015|
|Finn & Eaton, P.C. Blog||Insurance Coverage for Bicycle Accidents||2014|
|Finn & Eaton, P.C. Blog||Massachusetts Personal Injury: Will My Personal Injury Settlement Affect My Government Benefits Such As Social Security||2014|
|Suffolk University Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||N/A|
|BNI Peabody Chapter Weekly Meeting||The Alimony Reform Act: Case Law Updates||2015|
|Business Referral Connectors Weekly Meeting||Changes to the Massachusetts Child Support Guidelines||2014|