Dean P. Plakias, Esq.


Meet Dean

Meet Dean

Dean has over 30 years of land law experience assisting local and national lenders, individuals and businesses with the acquisition, financing, leasing, and sale of commercial and residential real estate. Individuals and businesses from a wide range of industries and services in the areas of business entity formation, contracts, asset sales, leasing, and financing. He leverages decades of experience on behalf of clients to deliver solutions and practical advice custom-fit for their individual situations. 

Outside the Office

Dean lives in Medfield, Mass, with his wife Aphrodite.  In their free time, they can be found on the golf courses and mountains around Quechee, Vermont.  Dean is passionate about cycling, hiking, traveling, cooking, and golf.  An avid organic gardener, he maintains a plot at the Medfield Community Garden growing fresh vegetables for family, friends, and the local food pantries. 


J.D Suffolk University
M.I.L.R. Cornell University
B.A. Boston university

Bar & Court Admissions




Before joining the team at Ligris, Dean was the managing partner of Hill & Plakias P.C. in Dedham. The firm originally founded by Don Gleason Hill has been in continuous operation since 1885 until merging with Ligris in 2024. Prior to becoming an attorney, Dean worked for Citibank NA in human resource management in New York and Saudi Arabia.

Why Dean?

Why Dean?

The opportunity to join an industry innovator, with cutting edge technology committed to exceptional service where I can bring a wealth of expertise in local real estate knowledge to the next generation of families, investors, and banking institutions.

Learn from Dean

Learn from Dean

Dean is a valued resource for bank staff, realtors, and clients seeking to better understand new developments in real estate law and how it impacts their success.

Proudest Moments

“Wedding to my wife Aphrodite in London, birth of my children and seeing them graduate from college.”

Comfort Food

“Avgolemono chicken soup a/k/a Greek penicillin.”

Favorite Vacation

“All of our European travels past and future. Experiencing new cultures, food and music never gets old.”

Superhero Power

“Getting to the first tee box in 15 minutes after doing 3 closings in the morning.”