Quincy Personal Injury Attorneys

Attorney Flanagan

Email: Dave@Flanaganandassociates.com

Practice Areas: Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Criminal Defense

Law School: New England School of Law

Member: American Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association, Norfolk County Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Suffolk Lawyers for Justice

Biography: Attorney Flanagan has been representing the injured victims of Quincy, MA and other towns throughout the South Shore area for over 11 years with a long history of success in the cases that he handles and many satisfied clients whom he has represented in the past. He has earned himself a reputation as an aggressive, fearless and well prepared trial attorney through many years of successful representation.

Dave Flanagan began his career in 1994 working as a private investigator for the Claims Bureau where he would conduct surveillance and other various investigatory techniques in order to assist insurance companies in uncovering potential insurance fraud. From here he went on to work as an insurance claims adjuster for Liberty Mutual Insurance, and finally opened his own company in 1999 called Diligent Claims Investigations. He has many years of insurance claim experience, as an adjuster he understands the issues that arise in claiming damages and he knows what evidence will be exploited and how others may try to diminish your insurance claim.

Client Testimonials:

Client in Norwood, MA:

"Thanks, Dave, you made a difficult process for me easy. I will tell all that I know the wonderful job you did."

Client in Stoughton, MA:

"Attorney Flanagan handled my case and got me a settlement that was much more than I thought I would get. He explained exactly how the insurance company works and he delivered results."

Client in Dedham, MA:

"I have dealt with many attorneys in my lifetime and no attorney was better prepared than Attorney Flanagan. He went out of his way to help me."

About Barbara L. Horan

Practice Areas: Civil Law, Commercial Law

Law School: Boston University School of Law

Member: Massachusetts Bar Association

Biography: Attorney Barbara L. Horan is an experienced civil and commercial law attorney whose current practice focuses on tort claims -- civil claims to recover for negligent or intentional conduct that injures someone in some way. She has represented both plaintiffs and defendants from intake to trial on claims involving motor vehicle accidents, property defects causing slips, trips, and falls, defective products, wrongful death, and trademark infringement. She also specializes in collections work, defending debtors against unfair debt collection practices and assisting plaintiffs who wish to use legal process to collect on judgments and other debts.

Attorney Horan graduated from Boston University School of Law in 2001 with a concentration in Litigation and Dispute Resolution. She is currently admitted to practice in Massachusetts state courts, in the Federal District Court for the District of Massachusetts, and in the First Circuit Court of Appeals. In 2005 she co-chaired a jury trial on a multi-million dollar premises liability claim that resulted in the largest defense verdict in Massachusetts for that year, upheld on appeal. She litigated a successful defense of a premises liability case in 2009 involving window-washers who were seriously injured when they fell from the rooftop of an office building. She filed and in 2014 successfully settled a federal court whistleblower case against a pharmaceutical manufacturer on behalf of an employee who was unlawfully discharged for reporting health and safety violations in the manufacturing process. She also obtained a six-figure settlement of claims brought under the Uniformed Services Employment and Re-Employment Act and Massachusetts Fair Employment Practices Act on behalf of an employee who was terminated for low sales volume due to military leave. In 2015 Attorney Horan successfully settled a lawsuit filed against a bowling alley on behalf of a client who suffered a broken wrist as a result of the negligent maintenance of the premises. She recovered tens of thousands of dollars in a collection action filed in 2015 on behalf of client who had made an unsecured loan to a Massachusetts business. As an associate at Flanagan and Associates, LLC Attorney Horan continues her thorough, diligent and relentless practice to achieve just compensation for her clients through informed settlement negotiations and skilled discovery, motion, and trial practice.

Prior to practicing law, Attorney Horan received a B.A. from Oberlin College with a double-major in Psychobiology and Philosophy, a M.S. from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis in Ecology and Behavioral Biology, and a Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, in Philosopy. She taught and published in the areas of Philosophy of Science and Philosophy of Biology at various universities around the country.

About Michelle Baratta

Practice Areas: Family Law; Personal Injury; Estate Planning/Probate; Real Estate

Law School: Northeastern University School of Law '09

Member: Women's Bar Association, Norfolk County Bar Association, Massachusetts Bar Association

Biography: Michelle Baratta has handled hundreds of personal injury cases in her time as a practicing attorney. She is a driven attorney and experienced negotiator.

Michelle graduated from the University of Hartford in 2006 with a Bachelor of Arts after majoring in politics and government. She moved to Boston after graduating to pursue her passion for the law. While at Northeastern, Michelle participated in several legal clinics and donated her time to aiding indigent defendants at Dorchester District Court. After law school, she worked for several years as a personal injury litigator at a medium-sized firm in Revere, which included handling claims pre-suit all the way through trial. Michelle joined Flanagan and Associates in 2011, where she has expanded her practice to include family law matters, estate planning, and real estate. She has also handled various other civil matters over the years and feels confident with her ability to get the best results for her clients, no matter what the issue.

Client Testimonials:

Client in Weymouth, MA:

"Michelle did some divorce work for a friend of mine and he was extremely pleased with her work. I dealt with Michelle on Family/Estate Planning issues. She was great to work with - very professional, friendly and responsive. I would highly recommend Michelle."

Client in Braintree, MA:

"Michelle has handled several real estate closings as well as other legal liability issues fot my partners and I and we have been extremely pleased with her knowledge and pleasant demeanor. I have been party to many other real estate closings and Attorney Baratta's have been smooth and painless."

Former Client:

"Michelle Baratta is a very professional, caring, honest and knowledgeable attorney. She worked with me to finalize my divorce; we reached a fair settlement and avoided a court hearing. She kept me informed throughout the process and I had complete confidence in her abilities."

How We Can Help You

Flanagan & Assocaites has a team of highly experienced Weymouth trial attorneys who have the skills that you need on your side in order to aggressively fight for your rights, your goals and desires. It is vitally important that you do not wait to contact our firm and obtain legal representation.

We will be able to answer your questions, discuss your options, advise you of the best action for you to take and provide you with skillful legal representation of your case in court if you choose to work with us. Your initial consultation and case evaluation are free of charge . Do not hesitate to speak with a Quincy personal injury lawyer from our firm to discuss how we can help you.

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