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Real estate law designed to make you feel right at home, even before you move into one.  If you are buying, refinancing or selling a home call me and let’s talk about how I can help you accomplish your goal as smoothly and comfortably as possible.
Real Estate Law

Buyer and Seller Representation




Purchase and Sale Agreement Review


Short Sales


Residential and Commercial Closings


Foreclosures Defense


Loan Modifications


Title Insurance Services


Lease Drafting and Negotiation


For-sale-by-owner (FSBO)


Underground oil tanks and other

environmental issues affecting properties


Title opinions and title searches


Preparation and review of deeds, powers of attorney and other documents


Approved closing Attorney for most lenders


Remember, if you are buying a home, neither the title company, the lender nor the real estate agent represents your interests.  Only an attorney will protect you and work exclusively on your side.

Criminal Law


Attorney Frank J. MacPhail is an experienced criminal lawyer who regularly assists clients troughout the State of Connecticut.


Your case is very serious and we  can discuss your charges with you during a free consultation.


We provide complete legal services in all areas of Criminal Defense ranging from:


Traffic Violations


DUI/DWI including Per Se Admin Hearings






Narcotics possession and Narcotics sale(s)


Domestic violence






White Collar Crime


Juvenile delinquency


If you are under arrest, make your first call to Frank J. MacPhail.  (Accessible 24/7)


Personal Injury Law


When you or a loved one has been seriously injured by the negligence or recklessness of another party, it is hard to know where to turn. Attorney Frank J. MacPhail is committed to helping you and your family navigate through the difficult maze of insurance and insurance claims so that you can get the money that you deserve and focus on getting your life back together.


Accident and injury victims and their families suffer physically, emotionally, and financially. Attorney MacPhail understands the devastating impact this can have on your life.   The goal is to get you a full recovery for all your losses including: medical bills, loss of future earnings, loss of ability to work, pain and suffering and mental anguish.


Some of the leading causes of personal injury include:


Motor Vehicle accidents                                                 Construction accidents


Work accidents                                                                  Medical accidents


Defective products                                                           Nursing home abuse


Wrongful death                                                                 Dog Bites


Slip and Fall accidents                                                     Motorcycle Accidents


Bicycle accidents                                                               Truck accidents


If you believe that you or your family members are entitled to compensation, the best thing you can do is to hire an experienced personal injury lawyer.  A personal injury lawyer can guide you through the confusing legalities that come with recovering damages.  If you are in need of a personal injury lawyer for any type of injury sustained, please contact Attorney MacPhail to discuss your options.





Family Law


If you are having custody and visitation issues regarding a minor child or if your marriage is failing and you are considering a divorce, Attorney Frank J. MacPhail wants to make certain that you fully understand your rights.   Attorney MacPhail will make sure that you are informed so you can decide what’s best before making a final decision.


Family struggles can be stressful.  It is natural to doubt whether you are doing the right thing.  If children are involved in the equation, it can make matters even more complicated.


An initial consultation is free of charge.  This will allow you to discuss your case with an experienced lawyer who is sensitive to your needs, understands your situation and understands how your decisions will affect your life.


Legal services provided in the following areas:



Child support


Divorce and legal separation


Post-judgment modifications

Property division

Restraining orders

Landlord Tenant Law


Attorney MacPhail is available to assist in all types of disputes related to landlord / tenant law, including:


Eviction actions


Drafting and review of leases


Non-payment of rent


Lease violations


Lease expiration


Security deposit issues


Whether you are a landlord dealing with a tenant who refuses to pay rent or you are a tenant who has received an unwarranted eviction notice, Attorney MacPhail can help.


Attorney MacPhail frequently handles cases involving the breach of the terms of the lease. Both tenants and landlords can violate a lease and legal action can become necessary for either side.  A tenant can be in default of a lease by failing to pay rent or by violating the terms of the lease.  A landlord can breach a lease by failing to provide for the tenant's peaceful and quiet enjoyment of the premises.


Attorney MacPhail can handle both sides of landlord / tenant lease violations.

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