Appellate Advocacy

When you have a bet-the-farm case on appeal, you want attorneys with the experience, skills and reputation to handle it. Hemenway & Barnes has several.

Lawyers at Hemenway & Barnes have argued and prevailed in many precedent-setting cases before the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, including cases involving:

  • First Amendment claims
  • Complex land use and real estate issues
  • Tax and real estate valuations
  • Other high-stakes business matters

In addition, our litigation partners have handled significant matters before the appellate courts of the Commonwealth and before federal courts.


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