The Law Office of Christina M. Turgeon, founded in 2005, offers clients the assistance they need and provides every client with skilled counsel and attentive service. Attorney Turgeon provides personal attention for personal matters. 



Christina M. Turgeon

Attorney Turgeon maintains a solo practice located in Springfield, the heart of Western Massachusetts. She focuses on bankruptcy, reorganization, and criminal trial work. She also represents clients facing disputes in Housing Court related to tenancy issues. Attorney Turgeon graduated from Western New England College in 1998 with a Bachelor of Arts and Sciences, majoring in Criminal Justice, and minoring in English Literature. She received her juris doctorate from Western New England College School of Law in 2001. Attorney Turgeon continues to advance her education and knowledge of the changing laws through her regular attendance at seminars and conferences on current bankruptcy topics. In addition, she is a former adjunct professor at the Elms College where she taught Bankruptcy Law. She is the Immediate Past President of the Hampden County Bar Association, where she has been a board member since 2007.

 


Bar Admissions

 

Attorney Turgeon is admitted to practice law in the following jurisdictions:

  • Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • United States District Court for the District of Connecticut



Professional Associations & Memberships

 

  • Hampden County Bar Association - President 2014-2015
  • Hampden County Bar Association - Board of Directors 2008-2015
  • Hampden County Bar Association - Member 2004-2015
  • HCBA Bankruptcy Section - Officer 2009-2010
  • HCBA Bankruptcy Section - Member 2008-2010
  • HCBA Foreclosure Task Force - Member 2008-2010
  • HCBA New Lawyers Section - Chair 2009-2010
  • HCBA New Lawyers Section - Chair Elect 2008
  • HCBA New Lawyers Section - Secretary 2007
  • Massachusetts Bar Association - Member 2004-2015
  • Massachusetts Bar Association - Section Council Member: Solo/Small Firm
  • Women's Bar Association - Member 2004-2008
  • American Bar Association, GP/Solo Section - Vice Chair 2007-2009
  • Expanding Business Beyond Expectations - Secretary 2008-2009
  • Law Consortium of Western Massachusetts - Volunteer 2007-2010



Pro Bono Services

 

Attorney Turgeon is committed to advocating for indigent clients in the criminal forum to assist in providing quality legal representation to those citizens who are unable to hire private counsel. In addition, she has donated her time to representing indigent landlords and tenants in connection with housing related matters through the Women's Bar Association's Housing Court Pro Bono Initiative. Attorney Turgeon received recognition for her contributions to pro bono when she was placed on the United States Bankruptcy Court's Pro Bono Honor Roll for assisting bankruptcy clients. She has also counseled the public by offering her time to the Hampden County Bar Association's Legal Help Hotline, ABC 40's Lawyer-on-the-Line, and the Massachusetts Bar Association's Dial-A-Lawyer. She has been a member of both the Law Consortium and the Volunteer Lawyer Service pro bono attorney panels for many years. In 2008 she joined the Hampden County Bar Association's Foreclosure Task Force providing free legal advise to homeowners facing foreclosure.

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