Butterall Law Firm, LLC Hanover, Massachusetts

Business and Real Estate Issues

Personal Attention and Practical Solutions

"We expect and receive from Joanne quality legal services that meet our business's short and long term goals"

Charles David Salon
David Honeycutt

"BUTTERALL LAW FIRM, LLC responds quickly and with experienced skill to my individual and business needs."

Judith A. Mesheau, DVM
The Visiting Vet
Ashdod, Duxbury


"While operating a successful dentistry practice, I have looked to Joanne to handle my general business employee issues. Through the years she has also become my family's trusted advisor on personal matters."

Michael A. Buccino, DDS, MSD, PC, Pediatric Dentistry
Fall River and Middleboro, MA

At the Butterall Law Firm, LLC, we give each client the personal services while providing responsible, practical solutions. We are experienced in a wide range of practice areas including business and employment law, real estate law, and civil litigation.

Business and Employment Law

If you are forming a new business enterprise or already own a small business, we can guide you through the maze of entity choices, tax consequences, ownership shares, management control, and liability traps. If you are already a business structure, we assist in resolving state and federal compliance issues, along with employee hiring, retention and termination concerns. To meet your short term and long term business goals we are skilled in:

  • Purchase or sale of a business
  • Drafting customized contracts
  • Liability issues
  • Personal asset protection
  • Tax considerations
  • Establishment of a management structure
  • Employment issues

    Real Estate

    At the Butterall Law Firm, LLC, we represent lenders as well as private buyers and sellers. We are knowledgeable in land development, closings, removing clouds or defects from title, and land disputes including boundary line disputes, adverse possession claims, and landlord-tenant conflicts.

    Local, state, and federal zoning by-laws that control licenses and permits often present challenges to business and property owners. The attorneys at Butterall Law Firm have over 20 years of experience in working with agencies and regulators at all levels of government.

    Civil Litigation

    If you are involved in a dispute with another party, the firm has extensive litigation experience representing plaintiffs and defendants. For our Clients, we identify your legal claims, guide you through all your available options, plan winning strategies, and advocate your position in the courtroom. We have extensive experience is the methods of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) when you decide that litigation is not the suitable approach to your legal problems.

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    At the Butterall Law Firm, LLC, we recognize that each client is important to our success. We strive to keep the client as out principal focus and aim to provide each with a personalized experience, knowledgeable solutions, and reasonable fees. For legal assistance with your business and real estate issues, contact the Butterall Law Firm, LLC. Our office is located in The Jacobs House at Assinippi Corner and we are open Monday through Friday, 9 am to 5 pm. Evening appointments available upon request.

    Butterall Law Firm, LLC
    The Jacobs House at Assinippi Corner
    2048 Washington Street
    Suite 2
    Hanover, MA 02339logo
    Phone: (781) 681-7000
    Fax: (781) 792-2906
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     The Butterall Law Firm LLC represents clients in Massachusetts towns of Hanover, Norwell, Rockland, Hingham, Weymouth, Marshfield, Pembroke, Scituate, Duxbury, Plymouth and in the cities of Braintree and Weymouth. This includes Plymouth County, Norfolk County, Middlesex County, Barnstable County and Bristol County on the South Shore.

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