Our main office at 370 Main Street, Worcester, MA is temporarily closed due to a recent electrical fire. We are working remotely until power is restored and the building can reopen. If you have questions, you may still call our Worcester office at (508) 792-2800 or contact us via email. Our Westborough, MA office was unaffected by the fire and remains open.
Led by partners Stuart A. Hammer, Arthur Giacomarra and John A. Mavricos, the attorneys at CHWM have successfully represented numerous businesses of all sizes on a variety of matters from business formation to business counselling to partnership and shareholder disputes. In some of our most notable business and corporate law matters, we have:
Successfully represented corporations with regard to investigations and charges brought by state and federal agencies such as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), the Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office, the Department of Labor, the Department of Mental Health, and the Department of Environmental Protection. Attorney Responsible: John A. Mavricos
Negotiated relationships between commercial lender and broker for specialized lending services. Attorney Responsible: John A. Mavricos
Drafted and negotiated leases, non-solicitation, non-competition, and confidentiality agreements, as well as employment agreements, employee handbooks and severance agreements. Attorneys Responsible:John A. Mavricos, Andrew P. DiCenzo
Negotiated commercial leases, acquisition agreements and asset purchase agreement on behalf of small business owners. Attorneys Responsible: Donald C. Keavany, Andrew P. DiCenzo
Contracted with vendors for specialized equipment used by financial institutions. Attorney Responsible: John A. Mavricos
Advised clients regarding state conflict of interest laws. Attorney Responsible: John A. Mavricos
Represented Condominium Trust in all aspects of condominium management, including the drafting of condominium bylaws, assisting with the running of annual meetings, advising Trustees regarding duties and obligations and assisting condominium with the collection of fees.
Represented a large mobile home park in all aspects of the business.
Regularly and routinely formed business entities and prepared articles of organization, bylaws, and Operating Agreements, as well as maintaining corporate records, and filing annual reports for corporations, LLC’s and limited partnerships. Attorney Responsible: Stuart A. Hammer, Arthur J. Giacomarra, Marvin S. Silver
Counseled numerous partners and shareholders in closely held businesses of their rights and obligations as members of corporations, partnerships, and limited liability companies. Attorneys Responsible: John A. Mavricos, Andrew P. DiCenzo
Negotiated separations of partners and shareholders in partnerships and closely held corporations. Attorneys Responsible: Andrew P. DiCenzo
Successfully recovered amounts owed to subcontractor clients through recording and enforcement of mechanics liens. Attorneys Responsible: John A. Mavricos
Successfully resolved claims on behalf of general contractor against homeowner. Attorneys Responsible: John A. Mavricos
We strive to take a proactive approach in anticipating and preventing legal disputes. When possible, we resolve conflicts through strategic mediation and arbitration. Our attorneys have the experience and knowledge required to devise successful litigation strategies and imaginative, tax-effective estate plans.