Gerry represents entrepreneurs and privately owned businesses in a wide range of complex business and real estate transactions including development, sales, leasing, acquisitions and debt financing. For example, his clients include entrepreneurs who establish and operate retail, distribution, food service, real estate development, printing, and transportation businesses. Gerry advises companies on a wide range of legal matters including formation, operation and governance. He also frequently acts as bank counsel in many secured commercial loan transactions.
Outside the Office
Gerry enjoys traveling, reading and photography.
J.D., Boston University 1978
B.A. cum laude, Harvard College 1975
Bar & Court Admissions
US District Court for the District of Massachusetts
US Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Supreme Court of the United States
Prior to becoming “of counsel” to Ligris he was a founding partner with Randy Kaston in the firm of Fong & Kaston, LLP where he represented small and closely held businesses in a wide range of real estate and business matters, as well as acting as closing counsel for commercial lenders. Gerry has also been involved for decades with the Community Music Center of Boston where he is a past director.
Massachusetts Real Estate Bar Association
Gerry has represented some clients for decades not only in real estate and business matters, but also as a trusted family adviser. His experience and analytical skills have helped his clients negotiate and complete transactions, large and small, simple and complex.