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Steven S.

Steven Stark

323 reviews
For over 30 years, Steven Stark has offered counsel to non-profit organizations and private companies. He has a passion for helping small businesses in particular since he himself started several businesses of his own in New York and Florida. He understands the importance of small businesses having a reliable attorney to advise them about legal matters from their inception.
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Richard G.

Richard Gora

176 reviews
Looking for an attorney with experience? Richard Gora is the exact attorney you want. Having defended over 100 cases both in state and federal courts and working with clients from around the globe, Richard has an array of different experiences. His services are wide-ranging and include business litigation, securities litigations, employment litigation, and business counsel. Prior to founding Gora LLC, he worked for Finn, Dixon & Herling LLP for eight years.
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Joshua G.

Joshua Garber

228 reviews
Representing notable clients like Tesla and the City of Los Angeles, Josh Garber excels at helping clients with employment and labor laws. Many of his past clients have had great success using Josh for employment agreements and Division of Labor Standards Enforcement (DLSE) hearings. With his practical advice, he has even helped clients avoid going to court.
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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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Jo Ann J.

Jo Ann Jorge

17 reviews
Jo Ann Jorge primarily helps businesses during the early startup stages, but she also has experience in providing legal support to small and medium-sized businesses as well. Jo Ann has been an attorney at law for the past 21 years and is licensed to practice law in Massachusetts. She received her degree in law from the Suffolk University Law School. Some of Jo Ann’s past corporate clients include Portalung and LockeBridge. She is currently a partner at Gleason & Gleason.
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Michael M.

Michael Morris

Michael Morris is founder of Outside In Advisors, LLC, a boutique law firm and business consultancy. His firm is committed to working closely with clients as a team, ultimately changing the way lawyers interact with their clients. He works with individuals, businesses of all sizes, and investors.
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Matthew H.

Matthew Hadge

Matthew Hadge is primarily a real estate attorney, but also has experience in dealing with other business-related legal practice areas, including business formation and commercial contracts. Matthew is licensed to practice law in Massachusetts and obtained his legal degree from Boston College Law School. He has been an associate attorney at Regnante Sterio & Osborne LLP since August 2016. Prior to this position, he was a Judicial Clerk at the Massachusetts Land Court.
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Kevin P.

Kevin Plante

2 reviews
Prior to establishing General Counsel Law LLC, Mr. Plante was General Counsel at Perkins School for the Blind, where he handled all legal affairs of the organization. He pe... read more
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Andrew D.

Andrew Diehl

5 reviews
Former big law attorney (Goodwin Procter in Boston) now operating a solo practice representing entrepreneurs, start-ups and small businesses in a variety of business and re... read more
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Theodore J.

Theodore Joyce

Theodore is a tax and general business attorney with over 15 years of experience. He can provide big-firm experience at lower prices through his boutique law practice where he welcomes a variety of business matters including joint ventures, corporate governance, and tax planning. As an advocate for the arts, he enjoys representing artists and non-profit organizations, often on a pro bono basis.
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