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Workers Compensation, Personal Injury, Business and Corporate legal representation, Personal Injury, Real Estate, Civil Litigation, and Commercial Debt Collection, are a few of the legal services that the attorneys provide at Peskin, Courchesne & Allen, P.C. throughout Massachusetts.

Our firm is comprised of skilled lawyers who have been recognized statewide as a “Super Lawyer” and “Rising Stars” by Law & Politics and Boston Magazine. We have a combined total of more than 80 years of experience and actively practice in a number of areas

Recognized statewide as a “Super Lawyer” and “Rising Stars” by Law & Politics and Boston Magazine. We have a combined total of more than 80 years of experience and actively practice in a number of areas.

Attorneys

Welcome to the Peskin, Courchesne & Allen, P.C. web site. Our firm is comprised of skilled Business and Personal Lawyers who have been recognized statewide as a “Super Lawyer” and “Rising Stars” by Law & Politics and Boston Magazine. We have a combined total of more than 80 years of experience and actively practice in a number of areas.

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Attorney Judd L. Peskin has been a lawyer since 1976, and concentrates in personal injury, workers’ compensation and business law.  He also handles a variety of civil litigation matters.

About Attorney Judd L. Peskin

Attorney Judd L. Peskin has been a lawyer since 1976, and concentrates in personal injury, workers’ compensation, and corporate/partnership law. His experience in the business world – as president of a manufacturing company and strategy consultant for Accenture (formerly Arthur Andersen consulting) – gives him a rare and valued perspective in dealing with commercial litigation matters, business formation, non-competition agreements, corporate “divorces” and partnership dissolutions.

Education

University of Connecticut School of Law, J.D. 1976
University of Pennsylvania, B.A. cum laude 1973

Licensing

Admitted to the Bar in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the Connecticut Bar and the United States District Court of Massachusetts

Attorney Judd L. Peskin was recognized as a “Super Lawyer” in 2006 by Law & Politics and Boston Magazine

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

Hampden County Bar Association; Massachusetts Association of Trial Lawyers; Massachusetts Bar AssociationAmerican Bar Association; Former Senior Consultant, Strategic Services, Andersen Consulting; Former President, Creative Chemicals, Inc.; Former Member, American Federation of Musicians

Reported Cases

  • Creative Chemicals, Inc. v. Fabrikant 34 Mass App. Ct. 1129 (1993)
  • Federal Financial Co. v. Savage 431 Mass 814 (2000)
  • Federal Refinance Co., Inc. v. Romano, 352 F3rd 16 (2003)
  • Davis v. First Union Long Term Disability Plan, 213 F.Supp 2nd 29 (2002)
Judd L. Peskin, Esq.Partner

Nyles L. Courchesne is a Real Estate Attorney with over seventeen years experience in Real Estate Conveyancing.  He handles Personal and Commercial Real Estate Transactions as well as Litigation concerning Land.

About Atty. Nyles L. Courchesne

Nyles L. Courchesne is one of three partners of Peskin, Courchesne & Allen, P.C. providing legal services to businesses and individuals throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and State of Connecticut.   Nyles L. Courchesne is a real estate attorney with over seventeen years of experience in real estate conveyancing. Over the term of his career he has become an expert in the areas of buying and selling residential and commercial real estate. As an attorney practicing in a geographic area that has been effected by the recession, his practice has developed a specialty focus on distressed property transactions including: buying and selling bank owned properties, negotiating work-outs and discounted lien releases, State and Federal Discharge applications, representation of Buyers and Lenders in foreclosures and representing Buyers and Sellers in Short Sale transactions.

Nyles L. Courchesne has taught seminars on Short Sales to Realtors and Brokers throughout Western Massachusetts. He has been an instructor for the Realtor Association of Pioneer Valley and has taught the Agent and Broker licensing courses. He continues to teach the continuing education course for credit for Realtors on the subject of Short Sales. In addition to his teaching, Mr. Courchesne has taken an active role in the continued education of attorneys who practice real estate conveyancing through his involvement as a Board Member of the Hampden County Bar Association, as a member of the Real Estate Bar Association and the current Chairman of the Real Estate Section of the Hampden County Bar Association.

Education & Licensing

Juris Doctorate: School of Law, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. 1995.
Bachelor of Science: College of Communication, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, 1992.
Attorney: Massachusetts State Bar Certified and Licensed, 1995
Attorney: Connecticut State Bar Certified and Licensed, 2010

Legal Experience

Nyles L. Courchesne has been practicing real state law for seventeen years. Over the last eight years Mr. Courchesne has developed a real estate department comprised of seven members: an associate attorney, Katherine Milligan, three full time paralegals and two part time legal secretaries. Along with processing several thousand commercial and residential real estate transactions throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the State of Connecticut, Mr. Courchesne’s real estate department has developed expertise in Landlord/Tenant representation in Housing Court; representation of Receivers in the Housing Court, Lender representation in Housing Court, Land Court and Superior Court, and representation of Buyers, Lenders and Sellers in the foreclosure process, workout process and short sale negotiations.

Teaching Experience

Realtor seminars – First Time Home Buyer Seminars 1999 – present (various realtor sponsored venues and topics)
Realtor Association of Pioneer Valley, Springfield, Massachusetts, 2003 – present (presentations regarding Agent and Broker Licensing, Short Sales and Title Insurance)
Elms College, Chicopee, Massachusetts, 1997 – 1999 (instructor Legal Ethics)
Holyoke Community College, Holyoke, Massachusetts, 1996 – 1998 (instructor Philosophy/Ethics)

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Hampden County Bar Association, Board Member 2013 – 2014
  • Hampden County Real Estate Bar, Chairman 2013 – 2014
  • Chicopee Bar Association Member, 2005- Present
  • Real Estate Bar Association for Massachusetts Member, 2008- Present
  • Realtor Association of Pioneer Valley, Inc., Affiliate Member 2001- Present.
Nyles L. CourchesnePartner

Jonathan H. Allen began his career as a commercial litigator specializing in commercial collections, and continues to do so. He also concentrates in construction litigation and general commercial litigation.

Attorney Allen has experience in business, creditors rights, contract, construction, real estate and personal injury law.  Represents creditors and civil litigants throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Education
Suffolk University Law School, J.D. 1997
Western New England College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1994

Professional Achievements and Affiliations
Admitted to the Bar in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the United States District Court of Massachusetts. Memberships: Hampden County Bar Association; Past-Chair of the New Lawyers Section and Secretary of the Board of Directors; Commercial Law League of America – Secretary of the Young Members Section and Past-Chair of the New England Region

Recognized as a “Rising Star” in 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010 and 2011by Law & Politics and Boston Magazine

Publications and Lectures

  • “Trial Pleadings” – Commercial Law League of America, 73rd Annual Chicago Conference, 2003
  • “Advanced Collection Law in Massachusetts” – Lorman Education Services, 2004.
  • “Defending the Counterclaim” – Commercial Law League of America, 85th Annual New York Conference, 2005
Jonathan H. AllenPartner

Attorney Katherine L. Milligan concentrates in several areas of the law including Civil Litigation, Workers Compensation, Personal Injury, Multiple areas in Real Estate Law, Business Law and Collections.

Education
Boston University School of Law, J.D. 2010
University of Connecticut, B.A., B.S. Summa Cum Laude 2007

Professional Achievements and Affiliations
Admitted to the Bar in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the Connecticut Bar, and the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts.  Former Note Editor, American Journal of Law and Medicine, Boston University School of Law

Memberships
Hampden County Bar Association; Connecticut Bar Association.

Katherine L. MilliganAssociate

Our Office is located at 1391 Main Street, Suite 201, Springfield, MA 01103.  Parking is available on Harrison Avenue.