MEET OUR ATTORNEYS
Raipher D. Pellegrino
Attorney Raipher D. Pellegrino, Managing Partner of Raipher, P.C. is known as a charismatic and strategically artful litigator and business negotiator. He is perceived by his clients and colleagues as a tireless, passionate advocate for justice.
V. Van Johnson , III
Attorney V. Van Johnson III is a member of our firm’s Business and Transactions Group. He represents individuals, entities, and lenders in all aspects of corporate, business, and financing transactions, including mergers & acquisitions.
Irwin I. Weitz
Family & Business Law
Attorney Irwin I. Weitz joined Raipher, P.C. in 2010, bringing with him more than 40 years of diverse legal experience including that of a senior partner in a well-respected Springfield firm. Prior to 2010, Irwin had been an associate and/or partner in several other prominent firms.
Charles E. Dolan
Criminal Defense & Litigation
Attorney Charles E. Dolan primarily focuses his practice at Raipher, P.C. on criminal defense and related civil litigation in State and Federal Courts. He is a trial attorney with over twenty nine years of diverse experience in complex criminal litigation.
Kathleen A. O’Malley
Family Law & Estate Law
Attorney Kathleen A. O’Malley focuses on general civil litigation, concentrating in the areas of domestic relations, family law, guardianships, conservatorships and estates. Kathleen has handled a variety of high conflict family law and probate cases.
Shawn M. O'Connor
Attorney Shawn M. O’Connor joined Raipher, P.C. as Managing Member of the firm and brings over 16 years of extensive trial experience in both criminal and civil matters. His focus is not only on ensuring our clients receive the highest level of legal representation, but to provide them with first-rate service leading to life-long relationships.
Michael J. Grace
Attorney Grace joined Raipher, P.C. in 2010 to continue his practice in the areas of personal injury litigation, medical malpractice, product liability, professional negligence, and employment & commercial litigation, representing mostly plaintiffs.
Joseph A. Pellegrino
Senior Partner & Former Judge
Judge Joseph A. Pellegrino Ret., a former justice of the Massachusetts Trial Court, is currently a senior partner at Raipher, P.C.. Judge Pellegrino brings countless years of legal experience as an attorney and a jurist.
Matthew J. King
Trial Attorney - Civil Litigation
“Matt” King has been recognized, by his peers, as one of the best trial attorneys in MA: a Massachusetts Super Lawyer, among the Top 100 Trial Attorneys in Massachusetts, and among the Best Lawyers in America.
Richard J. Volpe
Business & Real Estate Law
Attorney Richard Volpe has extensive experience in Creditor’s Rights and Real Estate Law. He has worked for the two of the largest Creditor’s Rights firms in New England and represented large lending institutions in foreclosure proceedings in the region.
265 State St Springfield, MA 01103
Phone: (413) 746-4400
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