Attorney Michael T. Gaffney, Worcester, MA

About Attorney Michael T. Gaffney

Finding an attorney that can shepherd you through the complex avenues of the legal process is essential when faced with the often stressful and daunting prospect of dealing with bankruptcy, divorce or a personal injury. Attorney Michael T. Gaffney is an exceptional attorney with vast experience representing his clients interests, concerns, and needs from the initial consulting phase through final judgements. His reputation as an equitable and conscientious advisor as well as his record of success are beyond reproach.

Experienced Bankruptcy Attorney serving Worcester County

Attorney Gaffney has represented hundreds of families facing the financial hardships that result in filing a bankruptcy claim. The bankruptcy laws in Massachusetts are very complex and ever-changing and Attorney Gaffney can help you understand how the laws apply to your specific circumstances and make informed decisions about how to proceed with your case. He has an established record of saving families from losing their homes and transportation and ensuring that they will be able to rebuild a future for themselves and their children.

Family Law and Divorce Experience

Attorney Gaffney has considerable experience representing clients seeking to obtain a fault, no-fault, or uncontested divorce. The decision to legally end a marriage is an emotional time for a family and can be especially difficult if there are children involved. Attorney Gaffney is able to help you determine the specific terms of the divorce with the compassion and sensitivity needed to minimize the emotional impact on your family during the proceedings, while ensuring that the terms of the custody agreement and settlement are fair and meet your full expectations.

Injury Law and Insurance Industry Experience

Attorney Gaffney has significant experience in the insurance field making him uniquely qualified to address the needs of insurance litigation. He spent 
eight years in working for insurance companies in numerous roles. Attorney Gaffney has previous experience as a claims representative, claim examiner, and manager at Commerce Insurance. He also worked at Safety Insurance and with AIG working on the “Big Dig Project.”

Public Service and Philanthropy

Attorney Gaffney is more than an attorney, he is also known for his contributions to his community. Attorney Gaffney currently serves as a city councilor for the City of Worcester. He supports several local charities, including: the  Autism Resource Center of Massachusetts, Why Me/Sherry’s House, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Hydrocephalus Association, and Lawyer for the Day Programs—in both Worcester and Essex Counties. He also supports the Freemasons and has served as a Master in the Guiding Lights Lodge in  Auburn, Massachusetts in the past.


Attorney Gaffney’s educational background is varied and distinguished. He earned his Juris Doctorate from the New England School of Law, graduating Cum Laude. He holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Assumption College and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Management from Worcester State College. In addition he has earned a certificate from the American Institute for Chartered Property Casualty Underwriters, CPCU and has served as a Captain in the Massachusetts National Guard.

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