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Nutter McClennen & Fish LLP

14 National Rankings & 24 Metro Rankings  |  Client Confirmed  |  Website

Client Comments

All client comments represent the opinions of the people who provided them. All potential clients are urged to remember that no two cases are ever completely alike and that the result in one case does not guarantee a similar result in another case.

Patent Law

Outstanding service by Nutter's Rory Pheiffer and Alex Nagorniy in patent prosecution. Top marks for service, efficiency and expertise.

Patent Law

Steven Saunders, chair of Nutter's IP practice, is highly competent, responsive, and "checks all the boxes" in terms of his capabilities. Andrew Rejent, an associate working with us, has been equally responsive, and he too is very smart and capable. No question, they've been great, very glad to have connected with them.

Ben Schwartz Flooid Power Systems, Inc.

Product Liability Litigation - Defendants

Nutter is absolutely a top notch firm. Nelson Apjohn is great to work with, thoughtful, strategic and an excellent trial lawyer.

Thomas Vanderford Hyundai Motor America

Real Estate Law

Nutter is top-notch. Their DNA is deeply embedded across Massachusetts and its commercial real estate related industries, rendering them the go-to Boston firm for real estate matters.

Real Estate Law

No matter the size of the project or issue Nutter always gives 100% and is available whenever or wherever is needed.

Robert Donnelly Whole Foods Markets

Real Estate Law

For over five years The First Church of Christ, Scientist has engaged Nutter to handle our real estate transaction work. We've bought, sold and leased (long term ground lease) property on or in the neighborhood of The Christian Science Plaza in Boston. We've also drawn up leases for new or renewing tenants in our excess space. In addition, we've had the need to remove tenants who have defaulted on their lease or refused to leave after their lease expired. And, finally, we've been involved in arbitration over a property we chose to take back prior to lease expiration, but in accordance with the contract terms. In each case we've been given excellent advice and timely response with documents once business decisions were made. When negotiating contracts, the tone of the negotiations has been representative of the principles of the Church. Others are treated with respect, dignity, patience, and careful regard for fairness. Nutter attorneys absolutely understand the respect that we believe needs to be accorded to others, whether or not they share our ideals.

Jack Train The First Church of Christ, Scientist

Real Estate Law

Our extensive experience with Beth Mitchell and Greg Bradford from Nutter in negotiating complex real estate deals has been excellent. They are a delight to work with and Beth's negotiating skills are unparalleled among the attorneys who have represented us in over 30 years in business.

Dennis Kanin New Boston Ventures

Real Estate Law

The Nutter team has done a great job for my firm assisting with our apartment developments. They are able to handle all aspects in-house and work and have relationships in the multiple jurisdictions that we build and own property in.

Andy Huntoon Trammell Crow Residential

Real Estate Law

Our experience with Nutter has been exceptional. The team's responsiveness and professionalism is topnotch and their ability to provide sound advice while maintaining transaction momentum is unparalleled. It's been a terrific experience.

Land Use & Zoning Law

Nutter is excellent to work with. Our company has worked with most of the large Boston-based law firms over the past 30 years on our numerous commercial and mixed use development projects. Nutter has tremendous understanding of Land Use & Zoning Law, is very responsive and delivers tremendous value for their services. They have also been very effective helping us through the permitting of a complicated waterfront residential redevelopment on Cape Cod with a well planned strategy to manage both the permitting and local politics. Mike Scott does a great job as Co-Managing Partner, always available and careful to assemble the right legal team for the assignment at hand.

Donald MacKinnon Atlantic Development

Land Use & Zoning Law

I have used Nutter on multiple transactions and have consistently got sound advice on a timely manner and at a cost effective price.

Mahmood Malihi Leggat McCall Properties, LLC

Land Use & Zoning Law

I rely upon Nutter's expertise and efficiency for our apartment development projects. Their relationships throughout Massachusetts with various stakeholders helps to streamline our permitting process and save us time.

Andy Huntoon Trammell Crow Residential

Tax Law

We appreciated the connections and access that our Nutter attorney had with the Department of Revenue which facilitated appropriate dialogue to address our issues.

Henry Dittmer Canyon Ranch

Banking and Finance Law

Nutter is extremely responsive and knowledgeable.

Banking and Finance Law

Steve Patterson at Nutter is our lawyer of choice when Customers Bank needs to engage legal counsel to service our commercial and industrial equipment finance and leasing portfolio.

Sam Smith Customers Bank Equipment Finance

Litigation - Regulatory Enforcement (SEC, Telecom, Energy)

Ian Roffman of Nutter is an outstanding attorney; he is smart, has outstanding judgment, understands the big picture as well as the details. I highly recommend him.

Environmental Law

My experience and working relationship with Nutter spans decades and includes multiple Environmental Law practitioners. To a fault every attorney and support staff member has been responsive and a pleasure to work with. They are demonstrated subject matter experts and I would recommend them without hesitation.

Patent Law

Nutter has been and continues to be a great firm for us to work with. We use them for patent prosecution. They are very diligent in their responsiveness and provide good counsel. I would highly recommend them.

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