Serving The Worcester Community Since 1990

Divorce Attorney | Family Law Attorney | Criminal Attorney

Attorney Michael Franklin is an experienced divorce attorney/family law attorney and criminal defense attorney. His practice is statewide with offices in Worcester, Massachusetts. If you have a legal matter, its best to always consult with an experienced lawyer to explore and better understand all your options.

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Approach to representing his clients

His philosophy is to first establish a dialogue in family law disputes and work toward reaching an amicable solution through divorce mediation. This results in his clients saving thousands of dollars in otherwise protracted legal disputes. However, some divorce cases do require trial. In those cases, Attorney Franklin’s experience, oratory skills, thorough preparation and assertiveness have delivered excellent results for his clients.

Attorney Franklin’s familiarity and outstanding reputation with judges in family law, probate and criminal law matters serve his clients well. Attorney Franklin understands that divorce can be an emotionally trying experience. He prides himself in delivering personal service, returning client’s telephone calls and making himself available for his clients during this difficult time.

Serving Worcester County and all of Massachusetts

Michael Franklin represents individuals and businesses in the Worcester, Massachusetts and the Worcester County region including the cities and towns of Auburn, Boylston, Clinton, Charlton, Holden, Leominster, Leicester, Paxton, Shrewsbury, Sturbridge, Westborough, Northborough, Webster, Dudley, and Oxford, Massachusetts. Call Attorney Franklin for a confidential consultation.

Representative Cases

Child Visitation with Unmarried Couple

I represented a father who had to drive 1/1/2 hours each way to visit with his infant son born out of wedlock. The child’s mother claimed the child was too young for overnight visits and refused to divide the driving for pickups and drop offs for the child. Father was permitted two 3 hour unsupervised […]

Divorce Settlement After 44 Year Marriage

I represented a husband in a 44 year marriage. Husband worked as an engineer and consultant for the Defense Department. Husband earned approximately $200,000.00 per year and wife had been unemployed since 2010. The marital estate was worth over $4,000,000.00. Wife took out 7 credit cards and ran them up to their limit of over […]

Criminal charges for minor in possession of alcohol

Posted by Michael Franklin Client was a 19 year old college student home on a school break. He was found by the local police department in his parents’ pick up truck with 2 friends. The truck was parked in a neighborhood cul de sac at approximately 9:00pm in the evening. When the police requested the […]

Accused of trespassing and 2 counts of assault and battery

Posted by Michael Franklin Client was accused of trespassing and 2 counts of assault and battery in Worcester District Court. The client did have a criminal history/ probation record. He was residing in real estate that was under foreclosure. He actually paid rent to the landlord who in turn did not pay the mortgage secured […]

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