Notable Cases and Transactions

  • Won a substantial jury verdict in a two week trial on behalf of a business client seeking to recover embezzled funds
  • Won a jury verdict in a two week trial defending a business client in a defective products/warranty claim
  • Oversaw development of an $8,000,000 medical condo project from acquisition throughout construction and final permanent financing
  • Successfully defended a business client in an out of state wage claim
  • Represented an IT client in several acquisitions of competing companies
  • Represented a client in the development of a large retail complex including obtaining all required government approvals and permits
  • Counsel to bank client in numerous commercial collection matters and foreclosures in both Massachusetts and New Hampshire
  • Successfully represented an employer against age discrimination claims before the Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination
  • Successfully established ownership in real estate in a Probate Court action involving a family dispute


"Peter Shaheen’s sensitivity to the unique issues facing a small family business, as it transitions from one generation to the next, was critical in helping me make good decisions for our operations. I appreciate his flexible thinking, his well-timed tenacity and his sense of humor in what has not always been a very pleasant process. I look forward to calling upon Peter for legal advice whenever the need should present itself in the future."

– Jane Hughes, General Partner, The Richard L Duffy Limited Partnership

"From a personal and business perspective the experience, knowledge and guidance of Attorney Peter Shaheen and his staff provides me the direction I need to make sound decisions."

– James M. Coskren, C.I.L., Inc.

"Peter Shaheen is my attorney because he understands the challenges that confront business owners, I have access to him whenever I need advice and he responds promptly to my inquiries."

– Chuck Bouchrouche, President, Bagel Boy, Inc.

"I have been doing business with Attorney Shaheen both personally and professionally for over 30 years. In addition to providing expert legal advice and representation, Peter and his associates have a great common sense approach to addressing all of your needs which is a rare quality not found in many law firms."

– Paul A. Marchionda, President, Marchionda & Associates, Inc.

"Peter Shaheen’s legal and business knowledge has been invaluable since his assistance in founding our business. He has assisted us in the due diligence and closure of four acquisitions, cash collections and human resources issues. Peter’s knowledge as a business professional makes him a valued asset on our team."

– Paul A. Cissel, Managing Member, Internet & Telephone, LLC.

"I chose Peter Shaheen as my attorney because he has a great deal of small business practicality and knowledge. When assisting me in making legal decisions, he not only utilizes the logistical background of an attorney but also as a business owner. He has developed a support staff that is by far the best I have ever worked with in a law office."

– Paul W. George, President, Custom Modular Homes of New England, Inc.

"I chose Peter Shaheen as my attorney because of the personal attention he gives each and every question I ask him. Peter has been my attorney for over twenty years, he takes care of all my business and personal matters."

– Chip McAllister – Owner, Sutton Street Service.