Lawson & Weitzen, LLP

  • Established in 1973
  • Firm Size 37
  • A highly rated Law Firm established in 1989. Accepts credit cards.
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    4.9/5.0 (11)
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About this firm

Established in 1973, Lawson & Weitzen, LLP is a full service law firm with forty (40) Partners and Associates serving clients in Boston, New England and beyond. Conveniently located in the New Waterfront District of Boston, Lawson & Weitzen, LLP, utilizes cutting edge technology to better serve its array of clients in a full gamut of practice areas.

We measure our success by the value gained by our clients and the resulting long standing client relationships. We manage each case individually; tailoring our legal approach to the specific facts and circumstances. Partners, associates and staff work closely with clients, listen to concerns and objectives and help clients achieve the most effective outcomes.

During our years in practice, we have built a strong and loyal client base on a foundation of quality, cost-effective and timely legal representation. The caliber of legal talent, expertise, drive and focus brought to bear at Lawson & Weitzen, LLP easily matches that found at larger firms, while at the same time, our size and personality allow us to give the attention and personal touch every client desires and deserves.

As one of Massachusetts's 100 Largest Law Firms, we are also distinguishable by our many practice areas as well as our expertise in specific areas of law including mergers and acquisitions, environmental litigation, patent prosecution and liquor and entertainment licensing issues. Our clients include individuals, families, small businesses, trusts, large corporations and universities.

Lawson & Weitzen, LLP is committed to and active in the greater Boston community with charitable contributions and activities. Our attorneys participate in civic organizations and groups, assist non-profit organizations, are active with local charities and provide pro bono representation for persons and entities in need.

For more information regarding the backgrounds and experience of each of our attorneys and Lawson & Weitzen, LLP practice areas, please visit the Lawson & Weitzen, LLP website at http://www.lawson-weitzen.com.

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  • Trial Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Administrative Law
  • Admiralty Law
  • Adoption Law
  • Affordable Housing
  • Alcohol Beverage
  • Antitrust
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Art Law
  • Capital Formation
  • Civil Rights
  • Closely Held Businesses
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Commercial Law
  • Residential Lending
  • Commercial Transactions
  • Construction Law
  • Copyrights
  • Corporate Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Domestic Relations
  • Employment Law
  • Environmental Law
  • Family Law
  • Federal Employers' Liability Act
  • Finance
  • Securities
  • General Business
  • Health Care
  • Intellectual Property
  • Juvenile Law
  • Leasing
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Licensing
  • Longshore And Harbor Workers Compensation Act
  • Media Law
  • Mediation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Mergers And Acquisitions
  • Municipal Bonds
  • Patents
  • Patent Prosecution
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Railroad Law
  • Public Transit
  • Passenger Claims
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Commercial Real Estate Development
  • Conveyancing
  • Reorganizations
  • Social Security Disability
  • Tax Law
  • Technology Licensing
  • Trade Secrets
  • Unfair Trade Practices
  • Trademarks
  • Workers Compensation
  • Zoning Law
  • White Collar Crime
  • IP Licensing
  • Gaming Law
  • Casino Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Estate Administration
  • Land Use
  • Environmental Land Use
  • Land Use Litigation
  • Land Use Permitting
  • Land Use Regulation
  • Business Law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Municipal and Zoning Law
  • Real Estate Law

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4.9/5.0 (11 reviews)
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  • 5.0/5.0 Review for John R. Bauer by a Managing Partner on 06/28/14 in Civil Litigation

    John is one of the brightest and most professional attorneys I have had the pleasure to work with. In the nearly 20 years I have known him, the only failing I can think of is that he is a Red Sox fan.

    John is one of the brightest and most professional attorneys I have had the pleasure to work with. In the nearly 20 years I have known him, the only failing I can think of is that he is a Red Sox fan. Read less

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  • 5.0/5.0 Review for John R. Bauer by a Associate on 06/27/14 in Business Law

    John learns his clients' business inside and outside so that he can be the best advocate possible in advancing their specific business needs in both information negotiations, litigation proceedings and alternative dispute resolution. He is a leader i... Read more

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    John learns his clients' business inside and outside so that he can be the best advocate possible in advancing their specific business needs in both information negotiations, litigation proceedings and alternative dispute resolution. He is a leader in the law of non-competes, and writes and speaks extensively on the topic. Even more importantly, John's clients love him. They trust his judgment and feel comfortable knowing that he is zealously advocating on their behalf. Read less

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  • Appellate Practice

  • Business Law

  • Family Law

  • Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Municipal and Zoning Law

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