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Nicholas J. LaFountain

Nicholas J. LaFountain

LaFountain & Wollman, P.C.
  • Divorce, Family Law, Personal Injury ...
  • Massachusetts
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Michael J. Vosilla November 11, 2020
Rating: 10 Lawyer Rating - 10 out of 10
When friends and family need legal representation for matters that I do not handle, I always direct them to Nick.
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Attorney Nicholas J. LaFountain has extensive experience litigating and negotiating civil disputes of many types. He has been successfully representing clients in the courtroom since 2004. As an attorney his negotiating experience, knowledge of the law, and familiarity with the court system help him achieve favorable results for his clients both inside and outside of the court room. Prior to becoming a lawyer, Attorney LaFountain was also trained in how to mediate cases, and he is a current member of the Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation. In addition to practicing law, he also uses his mediation training and family law litigation experience to offer mediation to couples getting divorced, and to other parties involved in family law cases.

Attorney LaFountain primarily focuses his legal practice on divorce/family law. He does still accept and enjoy working on other types of civil litigation cases. Apart from divorce and family law cases, his civil practice includes personal injury cases, landlord/tenant matters, plaintiff representation, and defense representation. More specific examples of the cases he handles include: auto accidents; slip and falls; injuries caused by third parties; contract disputes; partnership and other business disputes; consumer protections claims; probate litigation; condominium litigation; insurance claims; and property disputes.

As an experienced divorce lawyer, Attorney LaFountain understands that divorce/family law cases involve much more than dividing property, or who sees the children when. The emotional toll of a dissolving marriage can be devastating, to both the parties and their children. Attorney LaFountain keeps that in mind at all steps, to better help resolve the matter at hand, and to try minimizing post-divorce conflicts once the case is resolved.

Practice Areas
Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
Family Law
Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Personal Injury
Animal & Dog Bites, Brain Injury, Car Accidents, Construction Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Premises Liability, Truck Accidents, Wrongful Death
Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
Real Estate Law
Commercial Real Estate, Condominiums, Easements, Eminent Domain, Homeowners Association, Land Use & Zoning, Mortgages, Neighbor Disputes, Residential Real Estate, Water Law
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
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  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
LaFountain & Wollman, P.C.
- Current
Managing Attorney
Law Offices of Ara H. Margosian II, P.C.
Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University
J.D. (2004)
Honors: Phi Alpha Delta
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Roger Williams University
B.S. (1997)
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Avvo Rating - Excellent - Featured Divorce Attorney
Listing within Largest Settlements of 2015
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A+ Rating
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Professional Associations
Massachusetts State Bar
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Massachusetts Council on Family Mediation
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Masons, William Parkman Lodge
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Massachusetts Bar Association
Former Member
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Boston Bar Association
Former Member
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West Suburban Bar Association
Former Member
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Speaking Engagements
Landlord Rights and Responsibilities, Landlord / Owner Information Seminar
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LaFountain & Wollman, P.C.
507 Mt. Auburn Street
Watertown, MA 02472
Telephone: (617) 926-8944
Monday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM - 5 PM (Today)
Thursday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Friday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed
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