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John Philip Dennis

John Philip Dennis

Practice areas:

Litigation, Lawsuits & Disputes, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy, Appeals, Mergers & Acquisitions

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Lawsuits & Disputes: 30%
  2. Litigation: 30%
  3. Chapter 11 Bankruptcy: 20%
  4. Mergers & Acquisitions: 10%
  5. Appeals: 10%

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Contact Info

Lynch, Brewer, Hoffman & Fink LLP

75 Federal St.
Boston, MA, 02110

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MEActive199407/14/2015
MAActive198104/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2010
Bowdoin Alumni Club Volunteer of the YearBowdoin College Alumni Council2010
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2008
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2007
Super Lawyer - Business LitigationMassachusetts Super Lawyers2006
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2006
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2005
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2004
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2003
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2002
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2001
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell2000
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell1999
AV ratingMartindale-Hubbell1998
Significant Legal ScholarshipWest Publishing - Corpus Juris Secundum1980
Charles M. Goldman ScholarBoston University School of Law1980
Law ReviewBoston University School of Law1979

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Lecturer, First Year Writing ProgramBoston University School of Law2010 - 2011
PartnerLynch, Brewer, Hoffman & Fink LLP1998 - Present
PartnerJager Smith1994 - 1998
AssociateDechert1988 - 1994
AssociateRopes & Gray1981 - 1988
Law Clerk to Hon. W. Arthur Garrity, Jr.U.S. District Court, District of Massachusetts1980 - 1981
Summer AssociateRopes & Gray1980 - 1980
Summer AssociateHunton & Williams1979 - 1979
Summer AssociateLiberty Mutual Insurance Company1978 - 1978

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bankruptcy InstituteMember2009 - Present
Bowdoin College Alumni CouncilChair Leadership and Events Committee2008 - 2009
Bowdoin College Alumni CouncilMember2005 - 2009
Bowdoin Club of BostonPresident2004 - 2005
Needham Personnel BoardChair2004 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1988 - Present
Boston Bar Association, Bankruptcy Law SectionMember1988 - Present
Boston Bar Association, Litigation SectionMember1981 - Present
Boston University Law ReviewEditor-in-Chief1979 - 1980

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Winchester Gables, Inc. v. Host Marriott Corp. et. al.,Judgment for plaintiff $1,000,000 plus interest

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Financial Practice and EducationArbitration of Broker-Investor Unsuitability Claims: the Role of the Financial Expert1993
Boston University Law ReviewChallenging The Scope of Agency Authority in Issuing Banking Regulations: The Validity of Automatic Funds Transfers for Commercial Banks1979

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Boston University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
Bowdoin CollegeGovernment and International AffairsBA - Bachelor of Arts1977

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Massachusetts Society CPA MeetingPost Closing Purchase Price Adjustment Disputes2006