Matthew W. Perkins

Born in Birmingham, Alabama
Admitted to the Massachusetts bar, 1993
Admitted to the bars of Rhode Island, United States Court of Federal Claims, United States District Court for the District of Vermont, United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts, United States District Court for the District of Rhode Island, First Circuit Court of Appeals, and Second Circuit Court of Appeals.


Boston University (B.A., cum laude, 1989)
Suffolk University (J.D., cum laude, 1993)

Practice Summary

Law Clerk, Superior Court, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1993-1995
Co-Author: Decisions, Developments, and Trends in First-Party Property Insurance Law, The Brief, Winter 2003, Vol. 32
Religious Issues in Child Custody Proceedings: Separation of Church and State in Determining the Best Interests of a Child, 41 Boston Bar Journal, 6 (October 1997)

Practice focuses on insurance defense/coverage issues, subrogation, real estate conveyancing and litigation, employment law, corporate law, and appellate practice.


Massachusetts Bar Association, American Bar Association, Rhode Island Bar Association
Town of Hanover, Chairman Zoning Board of Appeal    

Hanover Youth Hockey:  Member - Board of Directors



Practice Areas

Insurance Defense/Coverage, Subrogation, Real Estate, Family Law, Employment Law, Corporate Law, and Appellate Practice.

Our Practice

Our practice encompasses all aspects of insurance law, personal injury, business litigation, criminal law, workers compensation, estate planning, family and probate law, real estate conveyancing and litigation, and appellate practice.

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Our Attorneys

Our team of six experienced attorneys have over 150 years of combined legal experience. We regularly appear in the District, Probate, Superior, Federal and Appellate courts in the Commonwealth, as well as numerous other jurisdictions.


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Our Commitment

We are a small firm offering personalized legal service. Our philosophy is that the case is first and foremost the clients’ case and our role is to provide vigorous representation based on objective assessment and well reasoned legal advice.

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