Terms, Notices, and Disclaimers

This website is provided for informational and educational purposes only, does not constitute legal advice, and does not create an attorney client relationship. Opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the positions of any current or former clients of the author(s) or that of the firm. In some jurisdictions it may constitute lawyer advertising.  Use of the website for any other purpose is prohibited.

Intake Policy: Contacting us for legal services and requests for information

We welcome your calls, correspondence and emails. We strive to respond to new inquiries in a timely manner but because of other commitments we may not be able to respond in time to meet your needs. Our intake policy determines whether there are conflicts of interest or other reasons that we cannot accept each matter. This first step requires potential clients to accurately identify themselves and any other person or organization who might be involved in the legal matter(s) at issue. Please be aware that your submission of an inquiry through this website or otherwise does not create an attorney-client relationship.  Also, contacting this firm does not necessarily mean we will be able to represent you in your particular matter.   Our policy is to require a signed written representation agreement or engagement letter before taking any responsibility for your legal matter(s). Please refrain from sending confidential or time-sensitive information until requested in writing by an attorney.

Data Protection

The firm utilizes computer security protocols to protect Personal Information of Massachusetts residents as required by the 201 CMR 17.00 regulations. Our policy is to apply those regulations to all Personal Information. Email is handled by Microsoft Exchange. This site uses a SSL security certificate. This site uses internet cookies including Google Analytics to collect anonymous information about visitors to help us improve user experience.

Outside Links (hyperlinks)

From time to time this site may link to internet pages outside of this site that we do not control.  Outside Links (hyperlinks) are only provided as information sources. Outside Links include all hyperlinks not containing the internet domain name of attorneyoneill.com, unless otherwise stated.  Linking to another site does not constitute an endorsement of any content on that site, of any legal or political position taken within such site, or the accuracy or availability of the hyperlink. Use of all Outside Links is at your own risk and we disclaim any liability for use of Outside Links.