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Ligris + Associates Continues Growth Trajectory with Addition of Hill & Plakias P.C., Expanding Real Estate, Title, Corporate and Estate Planning Services

BOSTON, May 7, 2024 – Ligris + Associates PC, a Boston boutique law firm specializing in commercial and residential real estate transactions, has acquired Hill & Plakias P.C, a Dedham, MA-based law firm serving business, institutional and individual clients in the areas of real estate, lender representation, and business transactions. Led by Attorney Dean P. Plakias, the firm has a storied history and is well known for its legacy of providing quality, innovative, and practical legal services for more than 120 years.

This is Ligris’ third M&A transaction in approximately six months. In September 2023, Adelson, Loria, & Weisman PC joined Ligris, and in November 2023, Ligris acquired Liss Law, LLC. Together, these mergers deepen Ligris’ bench in the real estate industry, while augmenting its capabilities in corporate and estate & probate law. Ligris’ Co-Managing Partner Christos Viores, said “This latest addition reinforces our commitment to being the go-to residential and commercial real estate firm in Massachusetts, and perfectly aligns with our focus on providing broader legal services to our client base.”

Plakias brings over 35 years of experience and a skilled team of two professional staff members to Ligris. Commenting on the merger, Plakias said, “The merger with Ligris enhances the delivery of legal services to our existing and new clients through the combination of cutting-edge technology and the highest standards of compliance, along with our deep-rooted expertise in conveyancing and title practice. We are excited to join Ligris’ team of dedicated attorneys to continue the practice for the next generation of home owners and real estate investors.”

Hill & Plakias P.C. (originally MacIntosh & Hill) was founded in 1885 and is one of the oldest law firms in continuous operation in Norfolk County. The firm has provided innovative and practical solutions to individual clients and institutions across a range of practices, including real estate, mortgage lending, commercial finance, corporate and business Law, and estate planning & administration.

About Ligris + Associates PC

Ligris + Associates PC is a Boston boutique law firm focused on commercial and residential real estate transactions, including title and settlement services, leasing and condominium law. The firm also offers a range of complementary legal services focused on business law, trusts & estates and tax services. With a team-oriented approach, attorneys, support staff and paralegals work together seamlessly to provide outstanding client service. In 2023 and 2022, Ligris was named by Boston Business Journal as the “Best Place to Work” in the Small Company category. In 2018, Ligris was named to Inc.’s Fast 5000 list as one of the fastest growing innovators in the U.S.

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