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11.14.2022 | In The News | Podcasts

Legal Judg(e)ments Podcast, Season 2, Episode 3: On Depp and Dignity

Bob talks with legal titan Wayne Dennison to discuss his high-profile representation of international movie star Johnny Depp in what’s been dubbed the first “trial by Tik Tok”: Depp v. Heard. Read More

11.03.2022 | Client Alerts | In The News

Bernkopf Named to “2023 Best Law Firms” List by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®

Bernkopf announces it has received top rankings in both the national and Boston metropolitan markets of the U.S. News – Best Lawyers® 2023 edition of “Best Law Firms.” Firms included in the “Best Law Firms” rankings are recognized for professional excellence and have impressive ratings from clients and peers. Read More

10.31.2022 | In The News | Podcasts

Legal Judg(e)ments Podcast, Season 2, Episode 2: FORE!

Bob and Robert Galvin discuss Tenczar v. Indian Pond Country Club, Inc. and what happens when a home ostensibly becomes a part of a golf course.  … Read More

10.11.2022 | In The News

Eleven Bernkopf Attorneys Recognized on 2022 Massachusetts Super Lawyers® Lists

Super Lawyers has included eleven Bernkopf attorneys on its Massachusetts Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists for 2022. Six Bernkopf attorneys are on the Massachusetts Super Lawyers list, and five Bernkopf attorneys are on the Massachusetts Rising Stars list. The selection process is based on peer recognition and professional achievement. Read More

08.18.2022 | In The News | Publications

Nine Bernkopf Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2023 Best Lawyers in America® Publications

The publication Best Lawyers in America® has recognized nine Bernkopf attorneys. Partners Eric R. Allon, Lydia G. Chesnick, Gary P. Lilienthal, Martin C. Pomeroy, Sheryl C. Starr, and April L. Wilmar were all named Best Lawyers in real estate law. Peter B. McGlynn was honored for his work in the… Read More

06.09.2022 | In The News

Bernkopf’s Bob Stetson Quoted in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly about Important Attorneys’ Fees Case

In Harris, et al. v. Imaging Advantage LLC, a Massachusetts Superior Court judge rejected an attorneys’ fees request based on an indemnification clause.  As explained by Bernkopf’s Bob Stetson to Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, the Court conducted a “meticulous” analysis… Read More

06.07.2022 | In The News

David W. Merritt Appointed to the YMCA Board of Incorporators

Bernkopf is proud to announce that partner David W. Merritt has been appointed to the Board of Incorporators for the Hockomock Area YMCA. The Hockomock Area YMCA has branches in Foxborough, North Attleboro, Mansfield, and Franklin and serves 15 local communities across Norfolk and Bristol Counties. David’s primary focus for the… Read More

02.07.2022 | Client Alerts | In The News

SJC Affirms Multi-Million Dollar Verdict Against Unscrupulous Commercial Landlord

In H1 Lincoln, Inc. v. South Washington Street, LLC, et al. (Lincoln), the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) affirmed a multi-million dollar verdict against a landlord for bad faith business practices against its tenant on the “Auto Road” in North Attleborough. The SJC grounded its decision on the landlord’s commercially extortionate… Read More

12.10.2021 | Client Alerts | In The News

Bernkopf Attorneys Named to Inaugural “Top Lawyers” List by Boston Magazine

The law firm of Bernkopf Goodman LLP is pleased to announce that attorneys Robert Stetson, Allen Hankins, and James Peluso have been recognized in the inaugural “Top Lawyers” issue by Boston Magazine. Robert Stetson…


10.12.2021 | Client Alerts | In The News

Three Bernkopf Attorneys Recognized as Rising Stars

Three Bernkopf Goodman attorneys have been named as 2020 Massachusetts Rising Stars by Super Lawyers. Super Lawyers recognized partner Robert Stetson Nicholas Schneider for business litigation, partner Allen Hankins for commercial real estate, and associate David Merritt for his work in creditor/debtor rights. The Rising Stars list recognizes less than… Read More