EB HOPE Welcomes Allen McCarthy to the Board of Directors!
“From my work as a State Representative, and my extensive involvement with the court system in this Commonwealth, I know the gravity of the opioid epidemic that we are facing in our communities. We need to do more to combat this problem and to support those involved….EB HOPE is on the front lines of that effort and I am honored to be involved.”
EB HOPE is excited to announce that Allen McCarthy is joining our Board of Directors. We know that he will make a wonderful addition to our team.
Allen McCarthy is a native of East Bridgewater and a 1988 graduate of East Bridgewater High School. Attorney McCarthy earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Boston College in 1992 and his law degree from Boston College Law School in 1995. From 1995 to 2000, Attorney McCarthy worked as an Assistant District Attorney in the Middlesex County District Attorney’s office, where he prosecuted criminal cases in both the Superior Court and District Court. Attorney McCarthy also served as the District Court Supervisor for Lowell District Court.
From 2000 to 2008, Attorney McCarthy worked as a litigation attorney in Boston where his practice focused on insurance defense, general liability, products liability, civil rights, commercial and criminal matters. In 2008, Allen moved his practice to the South Shore where he has built a practice based upon criminal work, probate and family matters, and estate planning. In addition to his law practice, from 2007 to 2010, Attorney McCarthy served as the State Representative for the 7th Plymouth District, which consists of the towns of Abington, East Bridgewater, and Whitman. Attorney McCarthy is currently the President of the Plymouth County Bar Association and past president of The Pilgrim Advocates, the entity overseeing court appointed work in the District Courts.
Welcome to the EB HOPE Board Allen!