After spending 20 years advocating for patients as a Registered Nurse, I became an... more
After spending 20 years advocating for patients as a Registered Nurse, I became an Attorney and now I advocate just as fiercely for my clients. I enjoy practicing law as a sole practitioner, it affords me the opportunity to give each client the attention they deserve without having to be accountable to a business oriented structure. I have varied interests that lead me to different are... view profile
Attorney Melissa Anne Lanouette is a Massachusetts native raised on Cape Cod. After... more
Attorney Melissa Anne Lanouette is a Massachusetts native raised on Cape Cod. After graduating from Salem State University, she received her JD at Suffolk University Law School. As a result, she has strong ties to the Massachusetts community, especially on the North Shore. Melissa is a member of the Massachusetts Bar and the Boston Bar Association. She concentrates her practice in civil plainti... view profile
Drawing from his experiences at some of the region’s largest and most prominent law... more
Drawing from his experiences at some of the region’s largest and most prominent law firms, Joshua Garick is a highly successful attorney and esteemed legal mind. His bold approach to litigation has helped his clients resolve their legal disputes favorably, and in a cost-efficient and expedient manner.
I have a small practice and give each client the individual attention their case... more
I have a small practice and give each client the individual attention their case deserves. I expect my clients to participate throughout their case - it is their case and my role is to guide them through the process advising them of the pros and cons of each step. I advocate zealously on their behalf, and provide honest and direct advice. When I'm not practicing, I'm enjoying my two teenag... view profile
General practice attorneys perform a wide range of legal services but usually do not focus on a single area of the law. You will usually find a general practice lawyer in a small town, but big cities have them as well. You might consider a general practice lawyer as a “Jack of all Trades” who can give advice in many legal areas, represent you in common lawsuits and negotiations, and prepare everyday agreements and contracts. If you have a legal issue and aren't sure what type of lawyer should handle it, a general practice attorney is a good starting point. A general practice lawyer will refer you to an attorney who handles a specific practice area if necessary.