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St. Thomas More Society Awards Scholarships to Two Elms College Students

This year’s recipients were Manuel Savalza and Hannah Pichardo, both sophomores studying in the criminal justice program at Elms. Atty. Michael G. McDonough, director of the St. Thomas More Society, presented both with scholarship awards of $1,000.
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Wrongful death cases require careful attention to detail

The wrongful death statute provides families with the ability to seek justice for their loved ones when death is caused by the negligence of another. However, the statute is fraught with pitfalls. Any wrongful death analysis must meticulously adhere to …
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Massachusetts OUI (drunk driving) and the legal process

Drunk driving (operating under the influence or "OUI") is a serious offense that can have lasting effects on your criminal record and ability to drive in Massachusetts.
We have a deep bullpen of experienced trial lawyers who meticulously evaluate the strengths and … is one of many talented trial lawyers at Egan https://www.eganflanagan.com/blog/oui/

St. Thomas More Society Honors Six Members of Legal Community at 2018 Red Mass

The St. Thomas More Society, an organization of Catholic lawyers devoted to social justice and fairness, honored six individuals at the annual Red Mass on September 30, 2018.

Jack Egan Obtains $20 Million Jury Verdict in Wrongful Death Case, Affirmed by Appeals Court

Egan, Flanagan & Cohen helped secure the largest amount ever awarded in Massachusetts for a wrongful death claim where the death was instantaneous.
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Mass. Legislature has Opportunity to Restore VALOR Act Protections for Veterans Struggling with Substance Abuse

The Legislature should restore the previous state of the law and the legislative intent underlying the Valor Act's intended broad diversion eligibility for qualifying veterans.
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St. Thomas More Society and Majestic Theater team up to raise money for local students

On Wednesday, February 21, 2018, the Majestic theater offered a dress rehearsal showing of the play "Outside Mullingar." Half of all ticket admissions were donated to the St. Thomas More Society's scholarship fund.
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Celebrating 93 years; embracing a new way to communicate

This past November marked the 93rd anniversary of the firm started by my father, James F. Egan, when he opened a small law office in Springfield’s Court Square.
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Michael G. McDonough

Michael is part of our litigation team where he now utilizes his rich trial advocacy background to serve clients in both civil and criminal litigation.
B.A. 2011 American Board of Trial Lawyers Award 2011 Mary Franzese Humanitarian Achie https://www.eganflanagan.com/our-attorneys/michael-g-mcdonough/

Criminal Defense

Our practice encompasses both white-collar criminal defense and internal investigations conducted on behalf of corporate clients in the face of federal or state grand jury proceedings.
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James F. Egan

James F. Egan established what is today Egan, Flanagan & Cohen in 1924, when he returned to his native City of Springfield after completion of his legal education at Harvard Law School and undergraduate education at the College of the Holy Cross. Mr. Ega…
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Lauren F. Olanoff

Lauren has a simple answer when asked about the value of hiring a local firm over a big-city law firm. “I believe that local clients are best served by local lawyers, who understand the ins and outs of the local legal landscape and are familiar with the j…
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Thomas E. Day

Tom Day is an experienced trial attorney who has extensive experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in a wide variety of civil litigation matters.
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Charles S. Cohen

In an editorial piece in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly upon his passing, Charles S. Cohen was described as “… a soft-spoken giant of the Massachusetts Bar.” To us, he was Charlie, a scholar of the law and mentor to many younger members of the Firm.
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John J. Egan

Jack Egan has had extensive trial experience in civil litigation for over forty years. He has tried cases in every department of the Massachusetts Trial Court and Federal Courts and has handled multiple appellate matters in the Massachusetts Appeals Cour…
Twice named to the Top Ten Lawyers in Massachusetts Top 100 Massachusetts Lawy… Best Lawyers in America New England Super Lawyers Massachusetts Super Lawyers Top Boston Law https://www.eganflanagan.com/our-attorneys/john-egan/

Maurice M. Cahillane

Maurice brings a wealth of experience in employment law, municipal law and civil litigation to the clients of the Firm. Maurice served as City Solicitor for the City of Springfield, where he handled a wide range of municipal issues and currently serves a…
 Maurice continues a long tradition of Firm lawyers serving the City of Springfield. Maurice https://www.eganflanagan.com/our-attorneys/maurice-cahillane/

Joseph A. Pacella

What is most important to Joe Pacella is the trust his clients have invested in him. That trust is well earned. Joe’s style is engaging and warm, yet strong when he needs to be. His broad experience and record of successful outcomes set him apart. Thi…
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