Litigation, condominium law, transactions, zoning and permitting. We represent clients in all aspects of owning and operating real estate. We help individuals,
companies, and associations resolve disputes, close deals, and protect their investments.
Real Experts in Real Estate
Advisors and advocates for property owners and operators. Trials and transactions Our trial attorneys represent clients in all types of real estate disputes. Our transactional attorneys represent buyers, sellers, and lenders in residential and commercial real estate transactions. Trusted members of the management team. Owners and associations We advise and assist developers, property managers, and associations in the formation, operation, and management of residential and commercial condominiums. We also represent building owners and landlords in all aspects of owning and operating residential and commercial properties.
Schofield Law Group has been providing exceptional legal counsel and services for seventeen years.  Our attorneys are smart, sensible, and experienced.  Our clients are sophisticated and successful.  They trust and rely upon us because we know the law and we know them.
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Practice Areas

SLG specializes in litigation, condominium law, and real estate. We help our clients resolve disputes, manage properties, and close deals.
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our attorneys

Our attorneys are smart, sensible, and sophisticated. We are trusted advisors and advocates for our clients.

Tim Schofield is a seasoned trial attorney who specializes in real estate litigation
and zoning appeals. He also represents condominium associations, property managers, and building owners.

Chris Donnelly specializes in civil litigation and condominium law. He represents hundreds of condominiums
in all aspects of governance, management, and oversight.

Shain Roche represents condominiums and landlords in all aspects of property management. He also specializes in litigation and represents buyers and sellers in real estate transactions.

Julianne Jeha is a litigator who represents clients in state and federal courts. She also specializes in condominium law and represents buyers and sellers in real estate transactions.

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News and developments

Remote Condo Meetings During COVID and Beyond

During the pandemic, we have received numerous inquiries from condominium associations and property managers as to whether it is proper or permissible for meetings to be held remotely.  The short answer is probably not.  Most condominium documents require that trustee and owner meetings be held in-person and that owners vote

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Judge Rules No Rent Due During Mandatory Shutdown

Superior Court Judge Kenneth Salinger ruled that a Caffe Nero shop on Newbury Street did not have to pay back rent for the nearly three months last spring when indoor dining was halted under state orders to combat the spread of COVID-19.  The Newbury Street location closed in October —

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HUD Issues Guidance on Assistance Animals

We frequently receive inquiries from condominium associations and landlords regarding the rights of unit owners or tenants to have service or assistance animals when the condominium documents or the lease specifically prohibit pets or certain types of pets.  The question is and remains very fact-specific and every situation is different

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SLG Celebrates 15th Anniversary

It is our crystal anniversary.   Champagne for everyone!  The past fifteen years would not have been possible without the strong and lasting relationships we have built with our clients and colleagues.  Thank you to all who have placed their trust and confidence in us.  We look forward to many more

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