O'Connell & Plumb, P.C. Provides a Full Range of Legal Services

O’Connell & Plumb, P.C. is committed to helping our clients with whatever legal problems they may face. Many of our clients have been with us for years and count on us for quality legal representation that is reliable and trustworthy.

Sexual Harassment

O'Connell & Plumb, P.C. provides legal representation for victims of workplace sexual harassment. Men as well as women may fall victim to sexual harassment committed by management, supervisors, coworkers, clients or customers of the opposite or same sex. Examples of workplace sexual harassment include:

  • Unwanted Sexual Advances
  • Requests for Sexual Favors
  • Sexual Comments
  • Sexual Jokes
  • Sexual Innuendos
  • Demands for Sex

Employment Discrimination, Harassment and Retaliation

O'Connell & Plumb, P.C. provides legal representation for workplace discrimination, harassment and retaliation based upon:

  • Sex/Gender
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Pregnancy
  • Maternity Leave
  • Gender Identity
  • Disability/Handicap
  • Request for Reasonable Accommodation
  • Family Medical Leave Act ("FMLA")
  • Age
  • Race/National Origin
  • Religion

Employment Law

O'Connell & Plumb, P.C. assists both individuals and business owners with:

  • Unemployment Claims
  • Sick Time Violations
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Severance Agreements
  • Non-Compete Agreements
  • Labor Law
  • Collective Bargaining Agreements ("CBA")
  • Wage and Hour Violations
  • Meal and Rest Break Violations

Business and Commercial Litigation

At O’Connell & Plumb, P.C., we can help your business in cases related to:

  • Antitrust, Unfair Practices and
  • Trade Regulation Violations
  • Banking and Creditor Issues
  • Lender Liability
  • Breach of Contract
  • Breach of Warranty
  • Business Torts
  • Construction Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Insurance
  • Partnership and Shareholder Disputes
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Securities
  • Toxic Tort

Civil Litigation

We can help you with all types of general civil litigation in Massachusetts state and federal courts, including:

  • Business Litigation
  • Breach of Contract
  • Property Damage
  • Personal Injury Claims
  • Insurance Claims
  • Construction Litigation
  • Consumer Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Product Defects
  • Torts

Criminal Litigation

We represent clients in state and federal courts on charges ranging from minor offenses to serious felonies, including:

  • Traffic Violations
  • Assault and Battery
  • Possession of Drugs
  • Theft and Larceny
  • Burglary
  • Robbery
  • Arson
  • Domestic Violence
  • White Collar Crime

Family Law

We provide legal services in all areas of family law, including:

  • Adoption
  • Alimony
  • Child Custody and Visitation
  • Child Support
  • Child Support Modification and Enforcement
  • Divorce
  • Mediation
  • Pre-nuptial and Post-nuptial Agreements

Real Estate Transactions

We represent buyers and sellers in all residential and commercial real estate transactions. We can help individuals and businesses resolve real estate transactions and disputes, including:

  • Residential Home Sales Transactions
  • Commercial Property Sales Transactions
  • Homeowners Associations
  • Condominium Law
  • Landlord-tenant Disputes
  • Evictions
  • Foreclosures
  • Real Estate Contracts
  • Eminent Domain
  • Zoning, Land Use and Building Permits
  • Boundary and Easement Disputes
  • Title Disputes

Personal Injury

We successfully help injured clients recover just compensation for losses resulting from auto accidents, medical malpractice, unsafe products, dangerous drugs, slip and fall accidents and unsafe work conditions. We work our hardest to help injured victims obtain full compensation for their past and future medical bills, lost income, emotional distress and pain and suffering.

Estate Planning

To help you achieve your goals, we prepare estate planning documents in a straightforward manner, while addressing necessary tax-planning issues. For our high-net-worth clients, we recommend and implement individualized wealth transfer techniques. We efficiently handle the administration of estates and trusts of all sizes.

We can help with all aspects of trusts and estates issues, including:

  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Tax Issues
  • Choosing the Appropriate Executor or Executrix
  • Guardianships
  • Health Care Proxies
  • Living Wills
  • Living Trusts
  • Wills

Estate Administration

We handle succession issues and can help you navigate court processes, payment of the deceased person's debts, distribution of property according to the will or estate plan and probate litigation. We counsel business clients on succession planning and business continuation planning, buy/sell agreements, employment agreements and compensation agreements.

Corporate Law

We work to resolve legal matters for our corporate clients in an efficient and cost-effective manner. We handle the following types of issues:

  • Leases
  • Sale and Purchase Agreement Matters
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Business Incorporation
  • Franchise Agreements
  • Sale or Purchase of a Business
  • Non-compete Agreements
  • Code Compliance
  • Employment Agreements
  • Commercial Real Estate Litigation and Transactions
  • Business Formations (LLP, LLC, Partnership)

Medical Malpractice

We represent medical malpractice victims. Top physicians, pharmacists and other medical experts help us recover the best possible compensation for your injuries.

Products Liability

Massachusetts law protects your right to purchase and use products without risking your health and safety. The strict liability doctrine permits us to recover compensation from a manufacturer that produces unsafe products, even if that company did not act negligently. We work hard to establish that a defect in the product caused your injuries, and that you deserve just compensation.

Contact us today to find out how we can help you

If you have questions concerning your particular legal matter, we would be happy to speak to you. Call O’Connell & Plumb, P.C. at 413.733.9111 or contact us online to schedule your consultation.

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$2.5 million dollar settlement recently obtained in an employment discrimination case.

In a recent employment discrimination case, the firm obtained a $1.4 million jury verdict for a client.