Leonard Henry Kesten

Leonard Henry Kesten

Civil Rights Attorney
Boston, MA

AVVO

RATING

10.0

No Misconduct

Languages

English

Answers and Advice

4 questions answered.

About Me

My priority as an attorney is to listen carefully to my clients, identify their problems with them, and seek the best solution possible. It is always important to remember that it is the client's issue, not the lawyers. What is best for the client is the ultimate driving force of everything that the lawyer does.

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Fees

Contingent (40%-65%), Hourly ($250-$500/hour)

Client Reviews

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Superb Lawyer!

Posted by: Michael almost 5 years ago.

Mr. Kesten represented in a discrimination case. He conducts his work in a very professional fashion. He's terrific in court...very charismatic....
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Endorsements

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Jeffrey T. Stinson
Jeffrey Stinson

Hamilton, MA

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer because with a little luck I will also have a 10.0 rating on this very credible site some day. He is also a great guy (I've...
Jefferson W. Boone
Jefferson Boone

Brighton, MA

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. I've never met Mr. Kesten, but know him because he hired away my best clerk to be his associate (I have also endorsed the...
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Résumé

License

1983 License Status: Active for the state of Massachusetts.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/12/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1995 – present

Brody, Hardoon, Perkins & Kesten, LLP

Education

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1983 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Northeastern University School of Law

Awards

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2014 Lawyer of the Year

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

Associations

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2006- present

American Trial Lawyers Association


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Portfolio

Publications

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2009 Unhappy with your Avvo rating, no problem

Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Trial Practice

at Continuing Legal Education

2009 Duty to Protect

at Family Law Seminar

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