Our firm was founded by Philip N. Beauregard in the mid 1980’s. Richard E. Burke, Jr. and Michael Franco started work with the firm as law students. They became partners in 1990 and 2001 respectively.
Our attorneys have experience as a City Solicitor, general counsel to a regional school district, general counsel to a non-profit social services agency, legislative aide, Assistant District Attorney, and Hearing Officer for the Board of Bar Overseers.
We do not advertise in the media. We rely on our reputation in the community to attract clients. We have developed a reputation for trial experience, aggressive advocacy, and court-room skill. Our firm has Martindale Hubbell’s highest rating – AV.
We have handled many civil cases resulting in million dollar verdicts and settlements. We have also handled cases of social and political importance, and cases that have established new law on local, state, and national levels.
Our attorneys have deep family roots in the SouthCoast area, and we are active in local charitable and cultural organizations.
We serve clients in and around Acushnet, Assonet, Attleboro, Berkley, Dighton, Dartmouth, Fall River, Fairhaven, Freetown, Lakeville, Marion, Mattapoisett, Middleboro, New Bedford, North Attleboro, Norton, Raynham, Rehoboth, Rochester, Seekonk, Somerset, Swansea, Taunton, Wareham,Westport, Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, the islands and surrounding communities.