Seasoned and Skilled Trial Attorneys

We have extensive experience representing businesses and individuals in all types of litigation in state and federal courts in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Rhode Island.  We have the skills and experience to take your case to trial and the knowledge and creativity to achieve your goals without the need for trial.

We understand that litigation is sometimes necessary to resolve a business or a personal dispute, but we also know that it can be disruptive to you and your business, which is why we aggressively pursue discovery and dispositive motions to try to obtain pre-trial judgment and to position your case for a favorable resolution by settlement or trial.

Business Litigation

We represent companies, partnerships, and individuals in litigation involving contracts, non-compete agreements, trade secrets, intellectual property, shareholder rights, and partnership disputes.   We understand the finer points of business law and have the knowledge and experience to develop and pursue sophisticated arguments to protect your rights and to help you achieve a favorable result in an efficient and effective manner.

Real Estate Litigation

We have vast experience representing clients in cases concerning property management, commercial and residential leasing, construction contracts, title disputes,and adverse possession claims.  We have also represented buyers and sellers in disputes arising from contracts for the purchase and sale of residential and commercial properties.   We help clients resolve such disputes, complete the deal, and recover damages.

Condominium Litigation

Our attorneys have represented numerous condominium associations in all types of litigation. We commence lawsuits for our clients to collect unpaid fees and special assessments and, if necessary, to foreclose upon units to ensure that the association receives the funds it needs to successfully operate.  We also represent associations in actions to enforce rules and regulations and in lawsuits involving contractors.

Zoning Appeals

We understand the complex procedural and legal issues involved in appeals from decisions of local planning boards and zoning boards of appeal.  We have represented numerous clients in such appeals in the Land Court, the Superior Court, and the Massachusetts Appeals Court.  We understand the legal, political and community aspects of such cases and help our clients to navigate each in achieving their goals.

Bank Litigation

We represent banking institutions in a wide range of matters.  We have represented banks in litigation involving claims made against them and claims arising from alleged bank operation failures.  We have also represented banks in fraud and embezzlement cases and in complying with subpoenas and trustee process actions.  Banks have also retained us to represent their officers and employees at depositions.

Probate Litigation

We represent executors, administrators, beneficiaries, trustees, partners and other individuals in complex probate litigation involving trusts and estates, will contests, fraudulent administration claims, breach of fiduciary actions and petitions for real estate partition.