Tom, the second of eight children, was born in Boston and has lived the four corners of the U.S. including California, Texas, Hawaii and Georgia before moving back to the New England area.
Tom enrolled in Loyola College in Montreal, Quebec, Canada where he received his B.A. cum laude, in June of 1977. Tom began his legal training at McGill University in Montreal and graduated from Suffolk University Law School with his law degree in 1981. He began practicing law with Timothy Schiavoni, before establishing the firm of Nagle & MacMillan in Haverhill, MA. In January of 1988, he joined Sheehan, Schiavoni, Mooradian & MacMillan. Subsequently, he established his own law office in Bradford, Massachusetts, where he has practiced since 1989.
Tom has handled cases in Massachusetts and New Hampshire district, probate/family, land, superior and appellate courts, including the New Hampshire Supreme Court, and in the Federal District Courts of Massachusetts and New Hampshire, as well as appearing before local Planning Boards, Conservation Commissions and Zoning Boards.
Tom is a seasoned trial lawyer with hundreds of court appearances and trials. Tom’s practice areas include personal, business and construction litigation, personal injury and wrongful death, divorce and family law, probate administration and appellate practice.