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For more than a century, Bacon Wilson has been a trusted resource for individuals, families, businesses, and municipalities in search of strategic, personalized legal services.

The professionals at Bacon Wilson have been recognized for legal excellence and for dedication to our community. More importantly, our dedicated attorneys and record of results have earned the trust of clients throughout Western Massachusetts and Northern Connecticut. Read more.

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Legal issues are often more complex than they appear, spanning multiple areas of the law. For example, a business decision may have implications for your estate plan, or a seemingly straightforward divorce can easily turn complicated. That makes our team of lawyers and paraprofessionals invaluable. We each have unique strengths and areas of focus, and we can build a customized team to address your individual needs.

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Your time is valuable. Our meetings are concise and informative, and our legal work is performed to high standards of quality and confidentiality. We work hard to earn your confidence. Please contact us online or call 413-693-2787 to arrange a consultation at one of our offices in Springfield, Northampton, Amherst, or Westfield.

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November 11, 2020 – News: Bacon Wilson announces Joshua L. Woods as new associate

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that Attorney Joshua L. Woods has joined the firm. Attorney Woods is an associate and a member of the firm’s business and commercial law team, and is licensed in both Massachusetts and Connecticut… Read More

October 02, 2020 – News: Bacon Wilson announces Michael W. Locke as new associate

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that Attorney Michael W. Locke has joined the firm as an associate and a member of the real estate team, focusing on matters of land use, planning, and zoning… Read More

September 10, 2020 – News: Bacon Wilson announces Katharine E. Shove as new associate

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that Attorney Katharine E. Shove has joined the firm. Attorney Shove is an associate and a member of the firm’s litigation team… Read More

August 20, 2020 – News: Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that ten attorneys have been named to The Best Lawyers in America© 2021

Attorney Kenneth J. Albano, the firm’s managing partner, was recognized in Best Lawyers for business organizations including LLCs and partnerships; Michael B. Katz for bankruptcy and reorganization… Read More

June 30, 2020 – News: Bacon Wilson announces Erin R. Chrzanowski as new associate

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that Attorney Erin R. Chrzanowski has joined the firm. Attorney Chrzanowski is an associate and a member of the firm’s business and corporate practice group…. Read More

News: Bacon Wilson Donates $10,000 to Capital Campaign for YMCA of Greater Springfield

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that the firm has recently completed a $10,000 contribution to the Capital Campaign for the YMCA of Greater Springfield…Read More

June, 2020 – News: Bacon Wilson hosts Legal Living Room, a free series of Web Discussions

In light of the COVID-19 health crisis, the law firm of Bacon Wilson hosted Legal Living Room, a free series of web discussions, allowing attorneys to communicate directly with the public about important legal topics… Read More

June 1, 2020 – News: Landlord/Tenant

Attorneys Jonathan Breton and Ryan O’Hara discuss the duties and obligations between residential renters and property owners, including lease agreements and tenancies… Read More

May 19, 2020 – News: Bankruptcy

Attorneys Michael Katz and Rebecca Mercieri Rivaux present bankruptcy topics including financial options for both businesses and individuals, Chapter 7, Chapter 11, Chapter 13, and options outside bankruptcy… Read More

May 05, 2020 – News: Long-Term Care Planning

Attorneys Hyman Darling, Gina Barry, Benjamin Coyle, Todd Ratner, Lisa Halbert, and Valerie Vignaux review essential topics relative to planning for nursing care, including Medicare, long-term care insurance, asset protection… Read More

April 28, 2020 – News: Family Law

Attorneys Julie Dialessi-Lafley and Melissa Gillis present family law topics including issues of custody and parenting time, family court actions, divorce, mediation, and child support and alimony modification… Read More

April 23, 2020 – News: Estate Planning Encore

Attorneys Hyman Darling, Gina Barry, Benjamin Coyle, Todd Ratner, Lisa Halbert, and Valerie Vignaux offer an encore estate planning presentation… Read More

April 21, 2020 – News: Employment

Attorneys Kathryn Crouss and Meaghan Murphy address employment topics including employee rights and employer responsibilities under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA)… Read More

April 14, 2020 – News: Estate Planning

Attorneys Hyman Darling, Gina Barry, Benjamin Coyle, Todd Ratner, Lisa Halbert, and Valerie Vignaux outline the essential elements of a successful estate plan and answer questions… Read More

March 13, 2020 – News: Bacon Wilson to Donate $25,000 for Firm’s 125th Anniversary

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that in honor of their 125th anniversary year, the firm will donate $25,000 to various community organizations throughout the Pioneer Valley…. Read More

News: Bacon Wilson announces Attorney Rebecca Mercieri Rivaux has joined the firm

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that Attorney Rebecca Mercieri Rivaux has joined the firm. Attorney Mercieri Rivaux is an associate and a member of Bacon Wilson’s…Read More

News: Five Bacon Wilson Attorneys Selected as 2019 Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Rising Stars

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that three attorneys have been named to the 2019 Massachusetts Super Lawyers® list of top attorneys in the Commonwealth…Read More

August 23, 2019 – News: Bacon Wilson Announces Eight Attorneys Named as 2020 Best Lawyers

Bacon Wilson, P.C. is pleased to announce that eight attorneys have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2020…. Read More

July 27, 2019 – News: Bacon Wilson wins Best Law Firm honor in Daily Hampshire Gazette’s 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that the firm has been named Best Law Firm in the Gazette Readers’ Choice Awards for 2019…. Read More

June 28, 2019 – News: Bacon Wilson announces we have been voted Best Law Firm for 2019 in the Valley Advocate’s annual Best of the Valley Readers’ Poll

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that we have been voted as the Best Law Firm for 2019 in the Valley Advocate’s annual Best of the Valley Readers’ Poll. We have had the honor of receiving this recognition…. Read More

June 19, 2019 – News: Bacon Wilson announces Kathryn Crouss as new shareholder

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that Kathryn S. Crouss has been named as the firm’s newest shareholder. Upon making the announcement, managing partner Kenneth J. Albano noted “Katie’s commitment to clients and community is perfectly in line with Bacon Wilson…. Read More

May 16, 2019 – News: Attorney Paul Rothschild receives Massachusetts Bar Association Community Service Award

Bacon Wilson P.C. is pleased to announce that Attorney Paul Rothschild has received the 2019 Massachusetts Bar Association Community Service Award. Nominated by the Hampden County Bar Association’s board of directors and approved by the MBA, Paul was selected for his acts… Read More

2018 – News: Bacon Wilson, P.C. Attorneys Honored as 2018 Super Lawyers & Rising Stars

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that four attorneys have been named as 2018 Massachusetts Super Lawyers, and two attorneys have been named as 2018 Massachusetts Rising Stars. No more than five percent of the lawyers in the state are honored as Super Lawyers… Read More

December 26, 2018 – News: Bacon Wilson announces new Counsel, Associates

Bacon Wilson is pleased to announce that attorney Christopher D. Pierson has joined the firm as Counsel, together with Associate Attorney Ryan K. O’Hara….. Read More

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Individuals & Families

Municipal Law

Marriage, Divorce & Family

Home Ownership

Employment

Business Ownership

Accidents & Injuries

Under Arrest

Litigation

Bankruptcy

Estate Planning

Long-Term Care Planning

End of Life

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