Upper Charles Law Group


Areas of Practice

construction law

Our team of construction law attorneys is experienced in a wide variety of matters, both public and private. Our goal is to provide each client, large or small, with practical, efficient and cost-effective representation whether in court, arbitration, or mediation.

At the Upper Charles Law Group, we represent owners, design professionals, general contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers in cases involving bid protests, construction defects, delay, disruption, and interference, design errors and omissions, liens, surety bonds, proprietary specifications, acceleration, insurance coverage, indemnification agreements, liquidated damages, scope disputes, and termination.

employment law

Our team of attorneys are experienced in navigating the complexities of workplace disputes and have a track record of success representing employees. Whether you need a reasonable accommodation or medical leave, or face a disciplinary action, sexual harassment, or wrongful termination or harassment on the basis of race, age, disability, national origin, sexual orientation, or sex, or simply have problems in the workplace, you can speak with one of our experienced employment attorneys for help.

Likewise, the complex area of employment law often presents significant challenges, issues, and questions for employers.  Our experienced team has represented clients in hundreds of employment cases and applies that knowledge and experience in advising, protecting, and solving problems for employers.

commercial litigation

Listening closely to our clients and developing clear, cost-effective strategies to best achieve our clients' goals is the hallmark of our practice. With years of experience advising businesses, limited liability companies, partnerships and individuals in and around the Boston area, we provide practical advice and skilled representation to every client - whether prosecuting or defending claims or developing creative business solutions.

Our team of commercial litigators routinely handle real estate disputes, complex contract disputes, unfair and deceptive business practices, breach of fiduciary claims, and a wide variety of other commercial disputes.

family law

Family law matters are often fraught with emotional and financial stresses for individuals and families. At the Upper Charles Law Group, we strive to protect what matters most to our clients, and we tailor our strategies in every case to ensure the best possible outcome. During these difficult times, we are able to provide our clients with peace of mind and clarity through insightful and expert guidance gained through years of experience.

Our family law attorneys represent clients in cases involving divorce, alimony and asset division, child custody and parenting plans, child support, paternity, removal, restraining orders, guardianships, conservatorships, and others.


criminal law

When you or someone you love is charged with a crime, you need an attorney on your side who knows how to win.  The criminal defense attorneys at Upper Charles Law Group have successfully represented clients in State and Federal courts in Massachusetts and beyond.  When it comes to defending criminal cases, we understand that the stakes could not be higher.  This is a reality and responsibility we take very seriously.  We possess the experience, the creativity and the tenacity necessary to protect our clients’ freedoms, and we will do the same for you.


personal injury

We understand that when you or a loved one are injured, your life can be changed forever - physically, emotionally and economically. With this in mind, our personal injury attorneys are committed representing every client diligently, skillfully and vigorously. Our personal injury lawyers represent clients and their families in cases involving automobile accidents, construction site accidents, dog bites, medical malpractice, premises liability, and product defects.