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Renate H.

Renate Harrison

28 reviews
Renate Harrison provides her clients with legal services as they should be - with compassion, diligence, and attention to detail. Ms. Harrison helps businesses with various transactions, including acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, cross-border transactions, corporate financings, and restructurings. She can also help with real estate issues and the unique legal issues that face non-profit businesses.
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Tara S.

Tara Swartz

20 reviews
Tara strives to work with her clients, not just for them. She specializes in employment law and her goal is to provide exceptional one-on-one service to all of her clients. She understands that cases are more quickly and cost-effectively resolved through negotiation and remediation. Tara focuses her practice on employment law on everything from discrimination claims to wage claims to medical leave.
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John R.

John Ray

12 reviews
John is the Principal of the Ray Legal Consulting Group and has over 12 years of complex class action litigation and appellate experience. He has special expertise in discrimination, First Amendment, and intellectual property/media litigation. John also takes on civil rights cases for individual clients, which can have a significant impact on the rights of women, racial minorities, and other groups.
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James C.

James Cormier

4 reviews
James Cormier is an attorney at law with over nine years of experience. He mainly focuses on assisting startup companies and entrepreneurs with their legal issues. James has extensive experience in commercial contracts, trademark and copyrights, as well as in real estate legal practice areas. He has represented Crack Apps and InnLinkr, as well as numerous other corporate clients. James recently became the principal attorney at BeaconLegal LLC.
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Andrew D.

Andrew Diehl

2 reviews
Former big law attorney (Goodwin Procter in Boston) now operating a practice representing entrepreneurs, start-ups and small businesses in a variety of business and real es... read more
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Roger M.

Roger Matthews

2 reviews
Roger Matthews has been a corporate attorney for almost 50 years. He graduated with a legal degree from Harvard Law School. Roger also attended Yale College. He has been licensed to practice law in multiple U.S. states, but currently resides and offers his legal assistance to corporate clients in Massachusetts. Roger recently became a senior counselor at Dharlaw LLP. Previously, he as a partner and senior attorney at Denner Associates.
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Christopher R.

Christopher Ray

2 reviews
Christopher Ray is an attorney at law with exceptional experience in dealing with legal matters related to labor and employment law. He obtained his J.D. in law from the Suffolk University Law School. Christopher has been practicing law in Massachusetts and New Hampshire for the past three years. He is also experienced in dealing with mergers and acquisitions. Christopher has been a risk management partner at C-Squared Consulting P.C. since March 2016.
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Stanley K.

Stanley Kay

2 reviews
Stanley Kay is a corporate attorney with more than three decades worth of experience. He is licensed to practice law in Massachusetts and has a Juris Doctorate degree in law, which he received after his graduation from the University of Texas School of Law. Stanley primarily specializes in mergers and acquisitions, but is also experienced in drafting, reviewing and negotiating commercial contracts. In January 1994, Stanley founded his own law office.
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John E.

John Espinosa

2 reviews
John Espinosa is an attorney at law with almost a decade of experience. He is licensed to practice law in Massachusetts and obtained his legal degree from the University of Michigan Law School. John primarily specializes in dealing with legal cases that involve in real estate law. He often represents start-up companies and entrepreneurs. Since December 2017, John has been serving as a counselor at Attorney James M. Sears LL.M in Taxation.
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Eric A.

Eric Asquith

2 reviews
Eric Asquith is a lawyer who has been serving corporate clients for more than a decade. He is also an experienced real estate broker and entrepreneur. Eric is licensed to practice law in Massachusetts and obtained his Juris Doctorate degree in law from the University of Maine School of Law. Eric focuses primarily on dealing with cases that involve real estate law. He is also skilled in legal research and writing. Between 2013 and 2017, Eric served as an associate at Todd & Weld.
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