Attorney John F. Skinner, III is the founding Member and Manager of Associated Attorneys of New England. A Massachusetts native, he earned his Bachelor’s degree at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst; and his Juris Doctorate from the University Of Massachusetts School Of Law, where he graduated second in his class. He served four terms as a Director of the Young Lawyers Division of the Massachusetts Bar Association, and four terms on the New Hampshire Bar Association’s New Lawyer’s Committee.
During Law School, Attorney Skinner was honored with a position on the Roundtable Symposium Law Review, and also trained his fellow students in advanced legal research techniques while employed by Thomson Reuters as the school’s Westlaw Student Representative. After Law School, Attorney Skinner worked with the Massachusetts Superior Court in a pilot program which employed recent law school graduates at a cost savings to the tax-payers of the Commonwealth. There, he worked as a Law Clerk assisting the Justices of the Superior Court in all phases of civil and criminal litigation.
While working as a Law Clerk in the Superior Court, Attorney Skinner gained valuable insight into the process and reasoning that goes into a trial court’s decision. During this period, he quickly gained admission to practice before the highest courts of both Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Attorney Skinner has also gained admission to the Federal District Courts of Massachusetts and New Hampshire.
Attorney Skinner has been honored in multiple years as a SUPER LAWYER, Rising Star. Super Lawyers are independently ranked and verified by a third party patented process you can trust- Thomson Reuters. You cannot “buy” the honor.
Attorney Skinner says: “I started this firm in 2010 with the goals and ideals found in our philosophy and mission statement. Our continued success, expansion, and evolution is the result of our dedication to our clients. While we have continued to grow, we’ve never forgotten our primary focus: Client centered service.”
Attorney Skinner is also a licensed Real Estate Broker, Title Insurance Producer and a Title Insurance agent for Commonwealth Land Title Insurance Company, a member of Fidelity National Financial, Inc. While maintaining and managing a robust practice, his focus is now on Real Estate and Trusts and Estates.
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