Civil Litigation

Corporate Formation

The Law Office of Matthew J. Kidd advises business owners and individuals about forming corporate entities, mergers, restructuring, and dissolution. Some of our attorneys have extensive experience in this realm as small business owners. From annual filings to articles of incorporation, partnerships, by-laws and beyond, you can trust our team to close all those legal loopholes and help your business reach its potential.


Personal Injury

The Law Office of Matthew J. Kidd has represented personal injury victims of all varieties. Our legal team is here to handle your case so you can square your focus on recuperating and returning to work. Let us accumulate evidence, identify witnesses, and handle all the complex legal challenges necessary to obtain the compensation you deserve. We will manage your case and zealously assert your rights and interests from the moment you decide to work with us, to trial, settlement negotiations, and beyond.


Motor Vehicle Accidents

If you have endured a motor vehicle accident, it might be possible to bring a lawsuit against the negligent party that caused your vehicle damage, your physical/emotional pain and/or lost time at work. The odds of a successful lawsuit hinge on the unique facts of your case and the merit of the legal team on your side. We pride ourselves on our ability to negotiate fair settlements as well as our ability to zealously represent clients in a court of law. Place your trust in the Law Office of Matthew J. Kidd and you will rest easy knowing you have a legal team at your disposal that will go head-to-head with large insurance company lawyers.


Consumer Protection Law

We are aware of just how often consumers fall victim to fraud. Whether it is errant charges, defective products, false advertising, phony disclosure or bait-and-switch marketing, there are many ways businesses can injure an unsuspecting consumer. The Commonwealth of Massachusetts has enacted laws that comprehensively protect your interests and compensate you for your losses. We will pursue legal action to obtain adequate compensation for such improper and deceptive business practices.


Small Claims

Small claims court might seem like the type of legal venue reserved for individuals with minor conflicts, but the Law Office of Matthew J. Kidd is willing to represent you in small claims court, regardless of your dispute’s magnitude. Contact us today so we can review the details of your case. Even if you’d like to represent yourself in small claims court in a “pro se” manner, you can still turn to us for invaluable legal advice.


Landlord/Tenant

Landlord-tenant disputes have the potential to chew up your time and your money. When you ally yourself with the Law Office of Matthew J. Kidd and you won’t have to worry about this legal matter unraveling into a surprisingly costly and time-consuming endeavor. Whether you are a landlord or a tenant, you can trust us to represent your interests with vigor. We handle landlord-tenant matters ranging from evictions to deposit issues, failure to pay rent, harassment and beyond.


Bankruptcy

If you are considering bankruptcy, do not make the mistake of proceeding without an attorney. We can provide critically important advice in terms of when you should file bankruptcy, what type of bankruptcy you should file and how to best preserve your assets. Your bankruptcy decisions will shape your life for the next decade and beyond. Put your faith in our legal team and we’ll get you on the right track so you can rebuild your life with the utmost efficiency. If you are considering bankruptcy, contact us today for immediate assistance.


Employment Law

If you are an employer, you will likely need assistance from an attorney at some point. You can trust our legal team to properly analyze the details of these highly complicated laws, develop the proper discovery strategy and file bulletproof motions/summary judgments at the perfect time.

If you are an employee and your employer has infringed upon your rights to a safe, nondiscriminatory, harassment-free workplace, or has terminated your employment for reporting these injustices to a law enforcement or administrative agencies, we are here to aggressively protect your rights and pursue the perpetrators to the full extent of the law.


Collections

We represent creditors as well as debtors in collections matters. Pursuing a debt or resolving credit/debt issues can be a time-consuming and painstaking process. Let us handle your collections so you can focus on more important matters. We will file lawsuits, obtain judgments, garnish wages and pursue a levy on bank accounts. Alternatively, we can defend you against a debt collector’s attempts to collect on a debt that may or may not be legitimate, or who use unethical tactics.