Meet Our Attorneys
Thomas J. Hamel
Tanya J. O'Brien
Vermont Law School
South Royalton, VT
Juris Doctor – Magna Cum Laude 1988
University of Massachusetts
B.S., Legal Studies, 1985
Massachusetts Bar Association
Berkshire Bar Association
Real Estate Bar Association (REBA) of Massachusetts, Member
Pittsfield Rotary Foundation – Past President
Pittsfield Rotary – Past Board Member, Current Chair – Benevolence Committee
City of Pittsfield – Master Plan Advisory Committee – Member
City of Pittsfield – Board of Voter Registration – Current Member
Areas of Practice:
Business Entities, Commercial Transactions, Banking
Thomas J. Hamel is a 1988 graduate of Vermont Law School and has practiced in Berkshire County since 1989. His areas of concentration and law practice are primarily focused on transactional and business matters, but also include real estate, estate planning and probate. Tom is a member of the Rotary Club of Pittsfield, has served on the City of Pittsfield Master Plan Advisory Committee and currently serves the City of Pittsfield on the Board of Voter Registration.
He serves on the executive committee and Board of Directors of both the Berkshire County Association of Retarded Citizens and the Catholic Youth Center.
Attorney Hamel is originally from Attleboro Massachusetts, but located to Berkshire County and has exclusively practiced law here since 1989. Tom has built and concentrated his practice in the representation of closely-held businesses, and is focused primarily in the areas of transactional and business matters within the four counties of western Massachusetts. His clientele includes individuals as well as business organizations, primarily privately-held, of multiple form, type and size. Tom has over 20+ years of experience working on business and corporate transactions for business owners, buyers and sellers. He regularly advises new and established businesses on all aspects of incorporation and business formation and he has been privileged with the opportunity to represent a number of local companies in Berkshire County as well as local counsel to several regional and national companies, including financial, manufacturing, retail, investment, construction and real estate development companies.