James L. O'Connor Jr.

James L. O'Connor Jr.

Founding Partner
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
 Jim has substantial experience representing consumers in civil matters including class action lawsuits against public utilities and major financial institutions. Jim also represents trustees, debtors, creditors, and other litigants in commercial disputes in both Federal and State Courts.

Areas of Practice

  • Consumer class actions
  • Personal and business insolvency
  • Business litigation
  • Loan Workouts, Corporate Reorganization and Commercial Law

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1993
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1993
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit, 2011


  • Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 1993
  • Providence College
    • B.S. - 1984
    • Major: Business Administration

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Member 2005-present
  • Worcester County Bar Association, Member 2005-present
  • Northern Worcester County Bar Association, Member 2005-present

Past Employment Positions

  • Massachusetts Department of Revenue 1998-2005
  • BayBanks, Inc. 1989-1992
  • Shawmut Bank, N.A. 1984-1989