WE ARE ARGOS LEGAL GROUP, advocates for working-class citizens priced out of the legal market. Our broad resources and expertise enable us to represent clients in a comprehensive and cost-efficient manner.
Who We Are
EACH DAY we find ourselves in familiar places doing ordinary things. We head to work. Walk the dog. Visit our family, and go out with friends.
AS WE GO ABOUT OUR BUSY LIVES what can escape our notice are the instances that create pause, anxiety and frustration. The "what if's," the "wrong place, wrong time," and the "one in a million."
AND WHEN THOSE INSTANCES HAPPEN, the first thought is filled with elements of panic from not only the incident but also the unknown: how will this affect the life of my family, our future and our finances. The first thought is generally not who will have my back, who will help, who will stand up for me. But it can be...
WE ARE ARGOS LEGAL GROUP, advocates for working-class citizens priced out of the legal market. Our broad resources and expertise enable us to represent clients in a comprehensive and cost-efficient manner. We offer innovative, flexible, and unique payment plans to accommodate our clients' individual and specific needs, easing the pressure on your finances.
WE ARE VETERANS with integrity who take pride in our principles and the work we do for our country as well as the work we'll do with you.
WE ARE YOUR NEIGHBORS who feel deep admiration and respect for your time, and empathy for your place in life.
WE ARE YOUR PARTNERS who work day and night to be sure the end result favors you and your family, and eases the tension set on your shoulders.
ARGOS LEGAL GROUP
Integrity. Respect. Results.
99 Derby Street
Hingham MA 02043
Hourly Contingency Flat Rate
Yes, 30 minutes
Hourly Contingency Flat Rate
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
One Beacon Street
1 Tara Boulevard
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Christopher E. Sawin is a Partner at the Hingham office of Argos Legal Group, P.C., where he concentrates his practice in family law, probate, estate planning, and veterans' law. His practice includes the representation of individuals in some of the most difficult of life's transitions, including divorce, paternity actions, modification of agreement and judgements, custody disputes, prenuptial agreements, enforcement proceedings, restraining orders, estate disputes, discharge upgrades, and military disability appeals.
To serve clients with the upmost quality representation, Mr. Sawin draws upon his experience, training, and education to reach the best possible result for every client. His analytical approach and hard-earned reputation for integrity and discretion ensures quality results, keeping the client's best interest at the forefront of his practice. Mr. Sawin believes that zealous advocacy combines an understanding of the law with a creative use of intellect, negotiation, reasoned decision-making, and effective implementation of experts.
Previously, Mr. Sawin was a law clerk to Chief Justice John D. Casey of the Massachusetts Probate and Family Court and also represented indigent families through his participation of the Suffolk Family Advocacy Clinic in a variety of issues in the Greater Boston area.
Prior to attending law school, Mr. Sawin served in the United States Marine Corps where he deployed to Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom and aboard the USS Iwo Jima with the 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit. He currently volunteers a portion of his legal services to indigent military veterans and their families with the unique legal challenges they face before the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and with state law issues.
Bar Number: 698491
A.S., summa cum laude, 2012
Suffolk University Law School
J.D., cum laude, 2017
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