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Personal Injury & Criminal Defense Attorneys in Fall River, Massachusetts

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Patrick T. Matthews

Attorney at Law

With over 25 years of practicing law, Patrick T. Matthews is renowned for his intense commitment to each individual client. When Patrick takes on a case, his clients experience the benefit of his considerable knowledge and genuine compassion. Truly passionate about his field, he spends time outside of the firm helping teach and mentor future paralegals and attorneys at Bristol County Community College.

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Brian M. Tavares

Brian M. Tavares

Attorney at Law

Brian M. Tavares is licensed to practice law in both Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Dedicated to education and empathetic counseling, Brian is fluent in English and Portuguese and has experience collaborating with attorneys at a European law firm in Portugal, where he provided effective legal advice to clients and co-authored a now-published legal treatise on international law.

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Attorneys Who Will Fight for You

Regardless of what has happened, you still have rights. Now's the time to fight for them. As your attorneys, we don't win unless you do.

Car Accidents

Don't let the rest of your life be derailed post-accident. Get in touch with us today to start paving a path forward and hold negligible drivers accountable.

Wrongful Death

Losing a loved one is hard enough, let us take control of the legal process surrounding a wrongful death. We'll seek justice so you can achieve peace of mind.

Workers' Compensation

Injured or fallen ill due to a job? Let's make sure you receive the benefits and financial relief you're entitled to. We offer free workers' compensation consultations.

Turn to Our Experienced Attorneys Today

Our attorneys have over 25 years of practice experience. If you have a personal injury or workers' compensation case, team up with us today.

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Obtain Strong Advocates

At Coastal Legal Affiliates, P.C., we're aggressive because we care. When you come to our Fall River, Massachusetts office about a case involving wrongful death, car accident injury, or criminal charge, our experienced personal injury and criminal defense attorneys will provide the empathetic and detail-oriented legal representation you deserve. Celebrated for our client-committed approach, we're proud to represent the people of Bristol and Plymouth Counties and extend our services to those who reside in Fall River, New Bedford, Taunton, and Wareham, Massachusetts.

With our comprehensive legal knowledge and diverse client base, we are qualified to help you navigate any obstacle or scenario. In addition to personal injury and criminal defense, our passion for justice expands our reach into essential practice areas like civil law, OUI charges, workers' compensation, probate, and more legal services. We believe that each and every case and client must be treated with utmost care and respect, which is why we're driven to go above and beyond for everyone who walks through our doors. Trust in us to defend your rights. We're in it to win it.