Our ten core practice areas cover a range of issues that face our clients.
Corporate Law and Business
Our Corporate Law and Business Transactions Group represents entrepreneurs and businesses
in all aspects of business law including choice of entity, contract negotiations,
mergers and acquisitions, employment matters and financing transactions.
Our Environmental group provides a breadth of experience in environmental risk management
and enforcement, real estate development and permitting and conservation law.
Estate Planning and Administration
Our Estate Planning and Administration Group provides sophisticated wealth transfer
and estate planning strategies to individuals and families, with special emphasis
on developing business succession solutions to family—owned businesses. We
represent clients in all aspects of the administration of decedents' estates and
Family Business Group
A family business needs legal counsel who knows how to address the challenges of
generational differences and family member relationships which evolve over time.
Family Law Group
Specializes in the area of domestic relations. Dealing with complex issues involving divorce, valuation of assets, custody disputes, tax analysis and jurisdictional issues, as well as the drafting of Divorce Agreements and Pre-Nuptial Agreements.
Our Hospitality Group has extensive experience in every phase of restaurant and
lodging operations and development.
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Our Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group has extensive experience in complex
commercial litigation in all state and federal courts, involving contract disputes,
shareholder rights, environmental litigation, employment law, probate litigation
and many other areas.
Our Municipal Law Group acts as special counsel to municipalities in various environmental,
tax title and bankruptcy matters.
Our Real Estate Group provides effective and efficient legal counsel to developers,
investors and banks in all aspects of commercial and residential real estate transactions
Our Taxation Group has extensive experience in planning and structuring business
and financial transactions in order that the lowest legal amount of federal and
state taxes are imposed on our business and individual clients. The firm also has an active tax dispute resolution practice favorably resolving controversies with the Internal Revenue Service and the Massachusetts Department of Revenue on behalf of our clients.