Meet Our Attorneys in Fall River, MA

 

Three Attorneys. One Team. One Family.

 
 
Attorney Michael Sahady is a former Massachusetts Trial Court Judge who presided over personal injury, medical malpractice, criminal law and contract dispute cases at both the District and Superior courts. Over the past 20 years, sons John and Paul Sahady have joined his practice, creating a law firm that is more than just a partnership. It is a family commitment to serve the varied legal needs of our community of clients.
From offices in Fall River, Sahady Associates represents people and businesses throughout South Eastern Massachusetts in all matters of personal injury, criminal defense, divorce and family law, real estate and business and commercial law.
 
 
 

John Michael Sahady

Partner
 
John Michael Sahady - law firm in Fall River
 
 

Location:

 
Fall River, Massachusetts
 
 

Phone:

 
 

Fax:

 
(508) 674-8430
 
 

Areas of Practice

 
70% Personal Injury, Worker's Compensation, Product Liability, Medical Malpractice, and Catastrophic Injury, Social Security Disability
25% Family Law
5% Miscellaneous (Real Estate Disputes and Transactions, Contracts, Business Law)
 
 

Litigation Percentage

 
100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
 
 

Bar Admissions

 
Massachusetts, 1993
U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 2004
 
 
 

Education

Edinburgh University Faculty of Law, Edinburgh, Scotland
LL.M. - 1995
Honors: International Trade Law
Syracuse University College of Law, Syracuse, New York
J.D. - 1993
President of Law School Government 1992-1993
Honors: American Jurisprudence Award for Excellence in Constitutional Law
Honors: American Jurisprudence Award for Excellence in Alternative Dispute Resolution
Honors: Dean's Outstanding Contribution, Award for Meritorious Service to the College of Law
Honors: Paul Shipman Andrews Memorial Award for Extraordinary Service to the College of Law
Service with Distinction: Third Year Editor of the Syracuse University College of Law Legislative Research Bureau
Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
B.A. - 1990
Major: International Relations with a focus on East/West Security
 
 

Honors and Awards

First Justices' Award for Pro Bono Publico Excellence in 2013 and 2014
Award for Pro Bono Trial Advocacy for Victims of Domestic Violence from Stanley Street Treatment & Resources Center
Bristol County Probate & Family Court Certificate of Appreciation for Pro Bono Service as Guardian Ad Litem in the "Help the Child Program"
 

Pro Bono Activities

Family Court Help the Child Guardian Ad Litem Program
Trial Advocacy for Victims of Domestic Violence
 
 

Michael Shaheen Sahady

Partner
 
Michael Shaheen Sahady - law firm in Fall River
 
 

Location:

 
Fall River, Massachusetts
 
 

Phone:

 
 

Fax:

 
(508) 674-8430
 
 

Bar Admissions

 
Massachusetts, 1959
U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit
 
 
 
 

Education

Boston College Law School, Newton, Massachusetts J.D.
Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts B.A.
 

Professional Associations and Memberships

Massachusetts Trial Court, Former Judge
 
 

Paul Michael Sahady

Partner
 
Paul Michael Sahady - law firm in Fall River
 
 

Location:

 
Fall River, Massachusetts
 
 

Phone:

 
 

Fax:

 
(508) 674-8430
 
 

Bar Admissions

 
Massachusetts, 1994
U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 2001
 
 
 
 

Education

University of South Dakota School of Law, Vermillion, South Dakota J.D. - 1994
Boston College B.A. - 1991