Donovan & O’Connor, LLP and the Law Offices of Thomas W. Rumbolt are pleased to announce the merger of the two firms. The combined entity will retain the Donovan & O’Connor, LLP name and Attorney Rumbolt has moved to the current Donovan & O’Connor offices in Building 13 of the MASS MoCA complex. This merger is further demonstration of Donovan & O’Connor’s commitment to serve the people of Western Massachusetts and Southern Vermont.
Founded in 1913 and with 17 actively practicing attorneys, Donovan & O’Connor, LLP is the region’s oldest and largest law firm with offices in North Adams, Pittsfield, and Springfield, Massachusetts as well as in Bennington, Vermont. This is the second merger of 2015 for Donovan & O’Connor, LLP. In January 2015, the firm merged with DeRosa & Dohoney, a well established and respected North County law firm.
“Attorney Rumbolt is an exceptional addition to the firm. He is a North Berkshire County native and has been practicing law in North Adams for 17 years. Attorney Rumbolt is well regarded by both his clients and his peers and is active in the North Adams community. We are very happy to have him.” said managing partner, Chris. S. Dodig. His primary practice areas are real estate, bankruptcy and commercial transactions. The merger is “a great fit for both offices” according to Attorney Rumbolt and will enhance the level of service he provides his existing clients while allowing him to expand his practice.
Donovan & O’Connor, LLP will continue to engage in the general practice of law with an emphasis on business and commercial representation, trust and estate planning, divorce and family law, and serious personal injury representation.