Paul J. O'Riordan

Paul J. O'Riordan

Co-Managing Partner
Worcester, Massachusetts

Paul J. O'Riordan concentrates his practice in business, taxation, estate planning and banking law. He advises business clients on many matters, including formation of business entities, succession planning and transactional matters, including the purchase and sale of assets and stock and the purchase and sale of commercial real estate. In addition, Paul advises clients on matters involving all aspects of estate and tax planning and estate administration. Paul also represents lenders and borrowers in financing transactions and loan workout transactions.

Areas of Practice

  • Loan Workouts, Foreclosures
  • Lender and Secured Transactions
  • Business Org. Including Formations, Acquisitions and General Representation
  • Taxation Including Corporate and LLC Taxation
  • Estate Planning and Administration
  • Commercial Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Massachusetts, 1988
  • U.S. District Court District of Massachusetts, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 1st Circuit, 2000
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1995


  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • L.L.M. - 1990
    • Major: Taxation
  • Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
    • J.D. - 1988
  • Providence College, Providence, Rhode Island
    • B.A. (Cum Laude) - 1983
    • Major: English

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Worcester County Bar Association, 1990 - Present
  • Massachusetts Bar Association, 1988 - Present
  • Legal Assistance Corporate of Central MA, Director, 2002 - 2008

Pro Bono Activities

  • Director, Legal Assistance Corporation of Central Massachusetts, 2002 - 2008