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Powerful Advice at an Honest Price and Affordable Criminal Defense

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Accomplished Connecticut Attorney Advocates for Clients’ Rights

Manchester lawyer represents individuals in criminal defense and personal injury cases

When you have a serious legal problem, a skilled attorney is essential to increasing your chance for a favorable outcome. Drawing on more than three decades of legal experience, Attorney John F. O’Brien in Manchester defends clients throughout Connecticut facing criminal prosecution and represents victims of negligent personal injuries. As a lawyer adept at the negotiating table and in court, I have the background and ability to assert my clients’ rights and seek the justice they deserve.

Experienced legal adviser offers clients a responsive, hands-on approach

Whether you’re accused of a crime or dealing with mounting medical bills following a personal injury, you are likely under a great deal of stress. I will seek to reduce your anxiety through:

  • Proactive litigation — As an experienced litigator, I always seek an outcome that is in your best interests, whether that means through an out-of-court settlement or going to trial.
  • Strategic counsel — I thoroughly examine all the facts of your charges or accident and recommend a strategic approach to resolving your matter.
  • Responsive representation — When you work with my firm, you’ll always receive one-on-one attention from me personally. I am committed to answering your questions and concerns promptly so you never have to wonder where you stand.

Choosing an attorney isn’t a simple decision when you are facing potentially life-changing circumstances. I offer a free initial consultation so you can decide if I am the right attorney to represent you.


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