I received my Juris Doctorate degree from the New England School of Law in 2003, and my Bachelor of Science degree in Management from the University of Massachusetts Boston, with a concentration in Finance in 1999.
At the New England School of Law I was recognized as a New England Scholar and a recipient of the New England School of Law Service Award. I assisted students as a Legal Research Advisor and volunteer as a judge for Moot Court, both as part of the legal writing program.
Additionally, while at the New England School of Law, I served on the executive board of the New England Journal of Criminal and Civil Confinement as the Managing Business Editor. As the Managing Business Editor, I oversaw the Journal’s Confinement Outreach Program and its 2003 symposium: Offender Sentencing and Re-entry: Changing Policies for Times of Budget Restraint.
I am admitted to practice before the Massachusetts State Courts and the Federal District Court for Massachusetts, including the Bankruptcy Court. I also serves on my town's Zoning Board of Appeals. My legal experience includes handling matters involving debtor and creditor rights, product liability, consumer protection, family law, and general litigation.
CAUTION -- this site's "rating system" is based on criteria that Avvo believes to be important and by assigning values to those criteria. In my opinion, the qualities that make a good lawyer are difficult to quantify. I do not endorse their system or ratings. If you need a lawyer, talk to friends and acquaintances whose opinion you trust.
Licensed since 2003
Free Consultation (30 minutes)
Cash, Check, Credit Card
Phil is an well prepared criminal defense attorney. He works extremely hard for his clients throughout the entire process. Also, is very responsive and easy to talk to. If you are charged with a crime, consider yourself lucky to have Phil fighting for you every step of the way.
David Flanagan Car Accidents Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|New England School of Law Service Award||New England School of Law||2003|
|Associate||Cohn & Dussi, LLC||2006 - 2008|
|Associate||Harris & Dial, P.C.||2004 - 2006|
|Associate||Williams & Mahoney, LLC||2003 - 2004|
|Managing Business Editor||New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement||2002 - 2003|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|Massachusetts Bar Association, Law Practice Management Section||Vice-Chair||2010 - 2011|
|Massachusetts Bar Association||N/A||2008 - Present|
|New England School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2003|
|University of Massachusetts, Boston||Business||BS - Bachelor of Science||1999|
|Hang a Shingle Panel and How-to Discussion||Starting a law practice||2011|
|Massachusetts Locksmith Association Membership Meeting||Mechanic's Liens & Accounts Receivable Collection||2009|