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About Me

Attorney John Sheehan is a Boston, MA workers compensation and personal injury litigation attorney serving injured workers and accident victims throughout Eastern Massachusetts.  Call 617-973-1593 for a free consultation.  All calls answered 24/7.  Evening and weekend appointments available.  In home or in hospital appointments available.  No fee unless successful.


Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, Portuguese

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Practice Areas


  1. Workers Compensation: 70%
    16 years
  2. Car Accidents: 15%
    21 years
  3. Personal Injury: 10%
    21 years
  4. Social Security: 5%
    16 years



Contingent (20-40%)

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Attorney Endorsements

14 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael Owen Smith

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Michael Smith Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of John J. Sheehan

44 School Street
Suite 815
Boston, MA, 02108



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2012
Client Distinction AwardMartindale-Hubbell2012
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerGeorgiou & Sheehan1999 - 2007
AssociateShapiro & Associates1997 - 1999
AssociateRainer & Rainer1996 - 1996
AssociateLaw Offices of Sherwin L. Kantrovitz1991 - 1996
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Workers' Injury Law & Advocacy GroupMember2013 - Present
Massachusetts Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
Massachusetts Academy of Trial AttorneysMember1993 - Present
American Association for JusticeMember1993 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Cotugno v. Cimino & Son et al.Settled at Mediation for $1.5 Million
WithheldSettled for $656,000.
WithheldSettled prior to Hearing for $275,000.
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Suffolk University Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
St. John's Seminary College of Liberal ArtsPhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1986
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Local 26 Leadership MeetingWorkers Comp Training2015